Webinar: Certificate in Board Orientation: An Introduction to Nonprofit Board Service
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
10:30 am to Noon
Have you thought about joining a nonprofit board, but wondered, "What questions should I ask? What will I be expected to do? Or, how do I know this is a reputable nonprofit organization?”
This webinar will present you with the questions every potential board member should ask before joining a nonprofit board of directors. It will give you an overview of nonprofit board governance including the roles and responsibilities of board members.
You will learn:
- How to match your goodwill and charitable vision with the right nonprofit organization
- What is legally expected of board members
- What your board responsibilities are to help you be effective board members
Tuition: $40 Includes: PowerPoint Presentation, Supplemental Resources and CertificateEmily Furlong is the senior program manager at the Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership Center where she is responsible for continuing education for nonprofit organizations. Her teaching credentials include volunteer management, fundraising and development, and board governance. She has been a founding member of two nonprofits, Seminole Heart and Habitat for Humanity of Seminole County, and served as executive director and Chairman of the Board of Seminole Heart. She is also the past Chairperson of the United Arts of Central Florida’s Standard and Allocation Committee. Previous to these positions she was the volunteer manager at Meals on Wheels and Harbor House. Emily is a graduate of the University of Mississippi.
Instructor: Emily Furlong, Senior Program Manager, Philanthropy Center
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