Events

Webinar

Board Recruitment

Thursday, November 1
2 p.m. Eastern time

How do you find volunteers to serve on your board of directors? This one-hour session will examine why ongoing board recruitment is healthy and necessary. We’ll share tools like the board matrix to help you identify the skills your board needs. There will also be information on training and onboarding new board members. We will examine both staff and board responsibilities in the recruitment process. By popular demand,thiswebinar is the expanded version of the September 19, 2018 webinar geared toward board members.

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Reading Financial Statements 

December, 2018

Information coming soon! 

Board 101

Wednesday, January 9, 2019
6 p.m. Eastern time

Our annual recap of nonprofit board member roles and responsibilities! This webinar will review :

•Legalandsocialresponsibilities ofanonprofit board
•Differentrolesasaunit
•Division of labor between board and executive director
•Helpful tips, tricks and ideas to help you be a better board member
 

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Board 102

Wednesday, January 16, 2019
6 p.m. Eastern time

Now that you know your role as a board member, we’ll look at different board structures to find the one most effective for your organization.This webinar will cover the different types of boards and their lifecycles. There will also be discussion on the types of committees and their role in moving initiatives forward. We will also examine how to fill committees, committee time commitments and defining the work of committees. This is an expanded repeat of the September 5, 2018 webinar “Board Structure and Committees.”

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Breaking Through Burnout

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
10 a.m. Eastern time

Join the Grow & Lead Wellness Committee for tips on taking care of yourself. As nonprofit employees, we deal with stressful situations on the regular. This one-hour webinar will look at self-care tactics you can implement inside and outside of the office.

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Board and Staff Relationship

Wednesday, January 23
6 p.m. Eastern time

This webinar will examine the role of the board of directors and the staff of a nonprofit organization. It will dive into the Board Chair and CEO partnership, in addition to looking at how staff and board members can work together to  move the mission forward.

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Strategic Planning

Wednesday, January 30
6 p.m. Eastern time

How are you going to reach your organizational goals?  The strategic plan is a tool to help boards reach their long-term goals. If you aren’t sure whether you have a strategic plan or if your plan was filed away, never to be looked at again, this webinar is for you!

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Member Masterminds

Just for for a Grow & Lead member-only opportunity to discuss a specific nonprofit management or youth development topic. Each session will include a subject matter expert who will celebrate your wins and help you brainstorm ideas in areas that are challenging. This webcast is interactive. Mastermind participants will be unmuted and a facilitator will be asking questions of the group. Membership with Grow & Lead will be verified before confirmation will be sent.

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November 5 – Annual Appeal

December 6 – Online Giving