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Governance Gateway: Board Member Training

  • Thursday, May 17, 2018
  • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • The Susan Hirt Hagen Center for Transformational Philanthropy - 609 Walnut St., Erie, PA 16502
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  • Champion-level Associate Members of The Nonprofit Partnership may send up to five individuals to a Governance Gateway session free of charge. For more information on Associate Memberships or to access your company’s Associate Member benefits, please contact Erin Yates at (Please note: Associate Memberships are open to for-profit businesses only.)

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Please join The Nonprofit Partnership for "Governance Gateway: Nonprofit Board Training" on Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

The Governance Gateway training will provide Board members, new and established, with the opportunity to learn about foundational best practices in nonprofit governance.  The training will provide attendees with an understanding of the sector, the basic tenets of governance, and their individual roles and responsibilities as nonprofit leaders.  This training will be a powerful resource for any Board member wishing to enhance their understanding of their duty to their organization, the sector, and the community.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Introduction to the Nonprofit Sector
  • Basics of Governance
  • Setting Strategic Direction
  • Ensuring Necessary Resources
  • Providing Oversight
  • The Board/CEO Partnership
  • Individual Board Member Roles and Responsibilities
  • Elements of a High-Functioning Board

This interactive training will be led by Adam C. Bratton, Executive Director of The Nonprofit Partnership.  Adam has 20 years of experience in the nonprofit sector, including service on numerous Boards.  Adam regularly speaks and trains on nonprofit governance and has obtained a Certificate in Board Consulting from BoardSource, the preeminent authority on nonprofit Board governance.  

This is a members-only training offering. Space is limited - sign up today!

Payment is required before the start of the event. There will be no refunds due to cancellations/no shows. 

The Nonprofit Partnership - The Susan Hirt Hagen Center for Transformational Philanthropy, 609 Walnut St., Erie, PA 16502

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