BVU’s Flagship Seminar 

Role of the Board

 Boards play a pivotal role in shaping the success of nonprofit organizations in Northeast Ohio. Whether you’re an experienced board member or considering joining a board, this event is designed to help you excel in your responsibilities and drive positive change.

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What is Role of the Board?

As nonprofits face growing complexities and challenges, getting the governance right has never been more important. This highly acclaimed seminar features an expert panel that will share their experience, discuss the roles and responsibilities of nonprofit board members, and consider challenges and opportunities facing nonprofits. The session includes presentations, a panel discussion, dialogue with the audience, and case study analysis.

Are you an aspiring board member eager to make a lasting impact on the organizations you’re passionate about? Or perhaps you’re already serving on a board and looking to deepen your understanding of your crucial role? “Role of the Board” is your gateway to leadership excellence.

What to Expect:

Overview: Dive into the core responsibilities of board members, including governance, fiduciary duty, strategic planning, and more.

Legal Responsibilities of Nonprofit Board of Directors: Learn from an attorney specializing in the legal responsibilities of nonprofits boards.

Expert Panel: Hear insights from a nonprofit leader, a business leader serving on nonprofit boards, and an attorney – moderated by a BVU expert.

Interactive Case Studies: Whether virtual or in person, work with small breakout groups on a case study to practice board leadership skills.

Why Attend Role of the Board?

Gain insights into the multifaceted responsibilities of board members.

Understand the legal, financial, and ethical obligations that come with the role.

Learn from seasoned professionals and experts in nonprofit governance.

They’ll share their knowledge and experience to help you become an effective and strategic board member.

Connect with like-minded individuals who are as passionate about governance as you are.

Share ideas, challenges, and best practices.

Engage in hands-on activities and workshops.

These small groups are designed specifically to enhance your leadership skills and prepare you for the complexities of the boardroom.

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Join Us at Role of the Board

Step into the world of nonprofit board governance with confidence and purpose. “Role of the Board” equips you with the skills, knowledge, and connections needed to lead your organization towards success.

Don’t miss this opportunity to become a transformational board member. Register for the “Role of the Board” and unlock your board leadership skills.