Nonprofit Board Member Training


Cause Areas


Sat Sep 17, 2016 09:00 AM - Sat Dec 03, 2016 01:00 PM


444 N Wabash AveChicago, IL 60611

Business & Nonprofit Volunteers help create a sustainable arts community in Chicago


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:

Participants will...

+ 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 Be elected to the Board of Directors of a non-profit arts organization

2016 Training Dates:

+ Sept 17: Orientation
+ Oct 8: Training
+ Nov 5: Training
+ Dec 3: Training

Contact Kristen Teasdale at 312.372.1876 x105 or for more information.


  • Financial Planning
  • Accounting
  • Business Development
  • Market Research / Analysis
  • Human Resources Assistance
  • Management

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training
  • 8-10 hours/month
  • Tuition
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