Nonprofit Board Membership – The Risks, Obligations, Opportunities
Join us, Thursday, February 11, 2016!
Nonprofit board service is the ultimate challenge in leadership, ethics, accountability, group dynamics and crisis management. If you are a considering serving on a nonprofit board, becoming a new board member or currently serving on a board, this timely seminar is designed for you.
Our panelist will discuss a board member’s role in governance of a nonprofit organization and the associated personal risks. They will also point out the importance of the nonprofit board member’s role in ensuring that the organization has sufficient funds to carry out its mission, how to provide proper oversight with respect to the expenditure of those funds and how the board should assess risk with respect to the organization’s operations.
In this presentation, you will learn about:
• Questions you should ask before committing
• The full scope of your responsibilities
• Your legal obligation in safeguarding community trust
• Understanding financial statements
• Directors/Officers liability insurance
• Your due diligence
The panelists are professionals with expertise running nonprofit organizations, including lawyers who work with nonprofit organizations, certified public accountants who specialize in nonprofit accounting and successful board members relaying their personal experience.
Learn more and register here.