Board 101: The Basic Legal Obligations, Responsibilities and Duties Every Nonprofit Board Member Should Know
Nonprofit boards have the ultimate responsibility and accountability for the organizations they lead.
Does every member of your board understand their legal obligations, basic responsibilities, and duties?
It doesn't matter if you have served on a board for years or if you are serving on a board for the first time, this one hour course will help you with whatever stage of board development you are at with your organization. The following will be addressed:
•3 legal responsibilities of a nonprofit board
•10 basic responsibilities of a nonprofit board
•Key tasks the board should undertake
Past workshop participant comment: "It is a great overview of responsibilities of board members. For newcomers, it's enlightening; for experienced board members, it's a reminder of all their responsibilities."
About the presenter:
Regina Pinney, Executive Director
Regina has been the executive director of the Nonprofit Network since June 2009. Previously she was owner and principal consultant for Funkhouser Consulting, a Jackson, MI firm specializing in providing support, guidance and consulting services to nonprofit organizations. She had a wide and diverse client base including the Center for Family Health, Family Service & Children's Aid, Community Action Agency, Child and Parent Center, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Jackson School of the Arts and many more. Prior to owning her own company, Regina was the Development Director for the Kitsap Humane Society in Silverdale, Washington, the Community Development Director for the Child and Parent Resources in Tacoma, Washington and the Special Events Coordinator for the Multiple Sclerosis Society in Toledo, Ohio. Regina is a graduate of Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green Ohio.
Nonprofit Network Member - No Charge (Member Benefit)
Non-member - $10.00
This workshop is made possible thanks to funding from
The Jackson Community Foundation!