Why Me? Essential Questions to Ask Before Joining a Board
September 24, W, 5-7 p.m.
Allegheny Community Center, #5549, $29
Getting invited to sit on a nonprofit Board of Directors is flattering. Someone wants your insight and expertise, but how do you know if this is the right board for you? How do you know if this is a team where your talents and experience will make a difference? In this session, you'll learn some basic questions to ask BEFORE you make the leap so that you put yourself in the best position to succeed. Class is held at the Allegheny Community Center, 42 Clark St., Warren, PA 16365.
How to Be a Great Board Member, Especially Now
November 19, W, 5-7 p.m.
Allegheny Community Center, #5551, $29
Peter Drucker, "the father of modern management," frequently asserted that the most underutilized resource in any nonprofit is the Board of Directors. We’re good at recruiting and getting good people around the table, but are we getting the most out of their abilities, interests, and connections? Designed for volunteer board members, nonprofit managers, and people who are passionate about their cause, we’ll learn how to maximize talent already present in our communities. Class is held at the Allegheny Community Center, 42 Clark St., Warren, PA 16365.