Everything You Need to Know to be a GREAT Board Member

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

Register Here

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. Workshop topics will include:

  • The nonprofit sector’s purpose and structure;
  • The role of governance in nonprofit organizations;
  • The Board of Director’s legal, fiduciary, and ethical duties and responsibilities;
  • Individual board members’ role and responsibilities; and
  • Finding the right board position for YOU.

Participants in this workshop will be eligible to participate in the Foundation’s matching program, which will connect trainees to nonprofit board service opportunities. The workshop is $15. Use promo code GNOF to receive a $5 discount.

The workshop will be held in person at the Greater New Orleans Foundation, Center for Philanthropy, on February 22, from 5:30–7:30 pm. Click here to register.

This workshop is intended for those who are interested in serving on a nonprofit board. If you are currently serving on a nonprofit board and your organization wants to deepen their knowledge of nonprofit governance, we have a Board Governance Series for more advanced learning. Please contact Alana Peck at alana@gnof.org for more information.