Thank you to past participants.

We are currently looking at scheduling additional OnBoard sessions in 2019.  For more information contact

Join a community of young leaders who want to make an impact in our community through serving on a nonprofit board. 

This 5-week course will give you the foundation needed to not only find the best board fit to match your personal passions, but provide you with the knowledge and tools to be highly effective in your new Board role.

What makes this course different?

In addition to receiving a certificate of completion from United Way Suncoast, you’ll receive an in-depth overview of our local non profit community AND meet directly with trusted nonprofits who are actively seeking new volunteer leadership for their boards and committees.

Course Topics Include

  • The Role of Nonprofits in the Community
  • Board Governance
  • Navigating Nonprofit Financials
  • Expectations for Board Members
  • and much more!

Enrollment Fee:

  • Non YLS Members: $300
  • YLS Members: $100*

CLICK HERE to apply. The program begins August 22, 2018 with a 2-hour class held every week at the United Way Suncoast office in Tampa. Deadline to apply is August 10.

For more information on YLS or OnBoard, email

*YLS Members invest $500 or more annually in United Way Suncoast to fund education and financial stability initiatives to ensure every person in our community has the opportunity to achieve their full potential.