Free Nonprofit Board Training Workshop

Posted on Feb 18, 2015 in Meetings

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Board Alive! Best Practices for
Nonprofit Board Governance

Effective board governance is critical to ensuring that a nonprofit organization delivers on its mission,
manages its resources effectively, and maintains its reputation. This half-day workshop provides board
members with tools to help them become more engaged and informed and to fully understand the
commitment of serving on a nonprofit board. Topics covered are:

  • The Nonprofit Sector Context
  • Essential Board Functions
  • Core Legal & Financial Responsibilities of the Board and Risk Management Strategies
  • Dynamic Teamwork: The Board/Staff Relationship
  • How to Build a Strong Board
  • Creating Organizational Quality (Board Self-Assessment and Strategic Planning)
  • Resources for Boards and Organizations

Trainer: Jennifer Creed,
Hawai‘i Alliance for Nonprofit Organizations (HANO)

Saturday, March 21, 2015
Pahala Community Center
96-1149 Kamani Street
Pahala, HI 96777

Check-in starts at 11:30 AM
Workshop time: 12 noon – 4:00 PM

This workshop is open to the following:

  • Homestead community associations and other beneficiary organizations
  • Homestead community residents
  • Other nonprofits sponsored by a beneficiary organization

*Beneficiary organizations are encouraged to bring community partners that serve native Hawaiians

Note: priority given to homestead community associations and other beneficiary organizations

To register:

  • Please complete registration form. Registration deadline: 4:00 PM on Friday, March 13, 2015
  • Registration is on a first come, first serve basis. Seating is limited to 30 participants.
  • This training is provided at no cost to beneficiaries. Note that refreshments will not be provided at any training sessions. You are welcome to bring your own refreshments.

For questions, please contact Gigi Cairel at (808) 620-9461 or by email [email protected]

For more information and to download the registration form visit: