OnBoard Nonprofit Governance Training

The 4-week, OnBoard Virtual Development Series will give you the insight needed to not only find the best board fit to match your passions but provide you the knowledge and tools to be highly effective in your new Board role. In addition to receiving a certificate of completion, you’ll receive an in-depth overview of our nonprofit community and be connected with trusted nonprofits who are actively seeking new volunteer leadership for their boards and committees.

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Here’s what this COMPLETELY VIRTUAL series covers:

WEEK ONE: The State of Tampa Bay

Thursday, September 17, 2020 • 4:30PM–6:30PM

• About United Way and YLS

• Community Snapshot

• ALICE Report

• Tampa Bay Partnership Regional Competitiveness Report

WEEK TWO: How to Become a Board Member

Thursday, September 24, 2020 • 4:30PM–6:30PM

• Board Governance and Role of the Board Member

• Organizational structure

• Effective partnership with staff

• Confidentiality and legal considerations

• Basics on Financials and Health of an Organization

• Audits and IRS filings

• Governance and oversight

WEEK THREE: Impact and How to Engage Stakeholders

Thursday, October 1, 2020 • 4:30PM–6:30PM

• Role of Nonprofits in the community

• Addressing the community’s specific needs

• Economic impact

• Funders vs. Direct Service

• Impact of volunteer leadership and business engagement

• Serving as an Advocate or Ambassador

• Communicating the mission

• Fundraising

• Public policy

WEEK FOUR: Making the Connection: More than just a Volunteer

Thursday, October 8, 2020 • 4:30PM–6:30PM

• Finding your Fit

• Going with your passion

• Providing value to the organization

• Professional development

• Non-profits in our community and networking

October 15, 2020 • Night Out of Caring (Tentative)

**Participants must attend all 4 virtual sessions in their entirety to receive a certificate of completion**

***Meetings will be held using the Zoom Meetings Platform and links will be sent with 24 hours prior to the event start***