On BOARD is A&BC’s unique board training and matching program for business leaders who are interested in serving on the Board of Directors of a nonprofit arts organization.BECOME AN ON BOARD CANDIDATE
On BOARD candidates are experienced professionals, typically with expertise in operations, finance, marketing/communications, public relations, strategy, organizational development, human resources, management consulting, IT, or nonprofit management. They typically have 5-10 years of professional experience.
+ 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
Winter 2018 Program Dates:
+ Feb 3: Training
+ Feb 21: Meet the Boards (networking event to meet arts orgs)*
+ March 4: Training
+ March 24: Training
+ April 14: Training
For more information about the On BOARD program or to apply, please contact Noemi Garcia at firstname.lastname@example.org or (312) 372-1876 ext. 103.
- Financial Planning
- Strategic Planning
- Human Resources Strategy
- Business Planning
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- Tuition Fee