Board 101 – A First View

DETAILS

This two-hour workshop offers a first look at becoming a board member for a charity or non-profit organization. The workshop is the first of three which examine the roles and responsibilities of board members and the characteristics of effective boards. This workshop invites you to a conversation about what is asked of you as a board member. Participants will develop confidence and understand how they can make an effective contribution to the board of an organization.

Learning objectives:
During this workshop, with practical applications and discussion we will discuss:

*Roles and responsibilities of boards
*Contributing to organizational culture
*The role of committees
*Assessing tasks and time commitment
*What to expect in an orientation manual
*Addressing risk

Who Should Attend
*Board members and anyone thinking of joining a Board
*Past members of a Board of Directors and who want to explore the experience in a structured way.
*NPO staff, for example Volunteer Resource Managers or EDs, who recruit Board members

2019-10-16 06:00:00 2019-10-16 08:30:00 America/Toronto Board 101 – A First View DETAILS This two-hour workshop offers a first look at becoming a board member for a charity or non-profit organization. The workshop is the first of three which examine the roles and responsibilities of board members and the characteristics of effective boards. This workshop invites you to a conversation about what is asked of you as […] Volunteer Ottawa
Rideau-Rockliffe Community Hub (former Rideau High School)
815 St Laurent Blvd
Ottawa, ON K1K 3A7
Details Posted in: Community Events Date: Wednesday Oct 16, 2019 Time: 6:00am-8:30am Cost: $135 Website: https://www.volunteerottawa.ca/cgi/page.cgi/_evtcal.html?evt=613 Venue: Volunteer Ottawa
Rideau-Rockliffe Community Hub (former Rideau High School)
815 St Laurent Blvd
Ottawa, ON K1K 3A7
Venue Website Organizer: Maria Lahiffe Phone: 613-736-5266 x114