Programs & Events

Upcoming Programs & Events

  • Everything You Need to Know to be a GREAT Board Member

    February 22, 2024 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    Greater New Orleans Foundation

    Center for Philanthropy

    919 St. Charles Ave.

    New Orleans, LA 70130

    The Greater New Orleans Foundation’s Nonprofit Leadership and Effectiveness Program is training young professionals and community members who are interested in nonprofit board service. This workshop is intended for those who are interested in serving on a nonprofit board.

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  • Board Governance Series: Building Impactful and Inclusive Boards

    February 27, 2024 to May 23, 2024 Various Times

    Various Locations

    The Board Governance Series is for teams of board members, executive directors, and senior staff interested in deepening their understanding of nonprofit governance; strengthening their diversity, equity, and inclusion practices in governance; increasing board engagement; and maximizing their board’s impact.

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  • Charter School Board Governance Workshop Series

    March 8, 2024 to June 15, 2024 Various Times

    In-Person and Virtual Sessions

    The Greater New Orleans Foundation’s Paulette and Frank Stewart Board Governance Institute, in partnership with NOLA Public Schools, New Schools for New Orleans, and experienced local and national consultants, is excited to present a new cohort-based program to increase the effectiveness of New Orleans Charter School Boards and strengthen the sustainability of New Orleans charter schools. In this series, teams of 2-4 board members will explore leading and trusted practices to deepen their own governance systems and practices.

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  • Series Workshop #3 | Executing a Strategic Restructuring Project

    March 14, 2024 and April 17, 2024

    Greater New Orleans Foundation

    Center for Philanthropy

    919 St. Charles Ave.

    New Orleans, LA 70130

    Organizational leaders – both board members and executive staff – have important roles to play in the development of successful partnerships. This third part of the Strategic Partnerships and Organizational Restructuring for Stronger Nonprofits Workshop Series provides two in-person sessions and five hours of coaching per organization to support the execution of a strategic restructuring, consolidation, or merger process. 

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