Interested in joining a Non-Profit Arts Board? Are you passionate about the Arts? Are you ready to contribute to strengthening Arts & Culture Organizations Chicago? Do you want to become a leader in your community? If the answer is YES, contact the Arts & Business Council of Chicago to learn more about the On BOARD program.
How On BOARD works:
+ Attend 4 training sessions conducted by board governance experts, non-profit arts leaders & current board members.
+ Receive extensive training through interactive coursework in: Legal & Fiduciary Responsibilities, Organization Structure, Fundraising, Financial & Tax Issues.
+ Meet 10-15 arts organizations who seek to add to their current Board of Directors
+ Attend shows, make site visits, and observe the programming and board events of each organization to determine the best fit
+ Get elected to the Board of Directors of a non-profit arts organization
Spring 2017 Program Dates:
+ May 6: Orientation/Training
+ May 17: Meet the Boards (networking event to meet arts orgs)*
+ June 10: Training
+ July 22: Training
+ Aug TBD: Training
*Required to attend to participate
Contact Katie Kurcz at firstname.lastname@example.org or 312-372-1876 x104 for more information.
- Financial Planning
- Business Development
- Market Research / Analysis
- Human Resources Assistance
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Requirements & Commitment
- Orientation or Training
- 5-10 hours/month