Board Training & Development Resources
Governance for Nonprofits: From Little Leagues to Big Universities
Service on a nonprofit board is not merely an honor granted in recognition of your civic achievements. It entails legal obligations and an important responsibility for stewardship of the goals and principles of the nonprofit organization.
You and your fellow directors have the primary legal and moral responsibility for the governance of your nonprofit and for seeing that the mission of your nonprofit organization is carried out. Board Functions and Duties
This sample chart plots out duties assigned to individual board members. Board Cafe Archives
Blue Advocado's Board Cafe articles cover a variety of topics on nonprofit board development and governance. BoardSourceThe resources found on this site increase the effectiveness of nonprofit organizations by strengthening boards of directors through publications and tools. Toolkit for Boards
This toolkit offers complete descriptions, outlines and reports on a wide variety of board issues, such as reviewing board roles and responsibilities, staffing, creating successful committees and meetings, evaluating board members and executive directors, training; and assessing board accountability. The toolkit also links to free online training programs for boards.