8-27-2009 Board Roles and Responsibilities, the Basics and Beyond, Albuquerque

Center for Nonprofit Excellence
Join us and find out how a strong board can help your organization get through these changing times. We are in an evolving economy. The IRS has changed its reporting requirements. Engage your board in understanding their legal responsibilities and their critical role in advancing your organization's mission. Learn about the latest developments in the nonprofit sector and how to make the most of them. Bring your entire board.

AGENDA
8:30 - 9:00 Anne Nokes, presenter
Recruitment and Orientation: a thoughtful approach to building a strong board
9:00 - 10:15 Leslie Oakes, presenter
Fiscal Management and Oversight: how to read Financial Statements and recognize red flags
Compliance Reporting: the board's legal responsibilities to ensure the organization is in compliance with all regulatory agencies
10:30 - 11:15 Tambra Nash, presenter
Insurance Needs: what you need to know to protect yourself and your personal assets
11:15 - 11:30 Anne Nokes, presenter
Active Participation: there's more to it than just showing up for board meetings
Executive Director Evaluation: the board's role in evaluating and supporting the work of the Executive Director

11:30 - 12:00 Lunch

12:00 - 2:00 Anne Nokes and Mary Wicker, presenters
Effective Planning: long range goals and ways to get there
Bylaws: why it's important to know what they are and how to use them
Policies: set the standards for the organization and protect everyone: board, staff, volunteers and clients
Mission Statement: the guiding principle for the organization and all its acitivities
2:00 - 3:30 Pamela Chavez, presenter
Fundraising and Resource Development: the board's role
Promoting the Organization: use every opportunity to bring attention to the good work of the organization
3:30 - 4:00
What's New and What Nonprofits Need to Know: the latest developments in the nonprofit world

Fees: $50, Lunch included

August 27th, 2009 8:30 AM   through   4:00 PM
Center for Nonprofit Excellence at United Way of Central New Mexico
2340 Alamo SE, 2nd Floor
Albuquerque, NM 87106
United States

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