Leading On Purpose

Please complete this application for consideration in the LOP Program by Vision Leadership in St Charles County.

Darlyshia & Carissa Figgins - Protégé Graduation

Week One:

The Nonprofit Context & Basics

Gain knowledge of what differentiates a 501 c 3 organization from others; understand” mission as metrics;” and the unique value and role nonprofits serve; board governance basics.

Week Two:

Board Roles & Responsibilities

Expectations; conflicts of interest; “5 Nonprofit Dysfunctions; IRS compliance; and Robert’s Rules of Order.

Week Three:

Building a Diverse, Inclusive, Equitable Board

Appreciate the value of diversity; managing diversity of thought; fostering respectful conversations; and recruitment strategies.

Week Four:

Successful Board/Staff Relations

Executive Director/Board relations; knowing when to “stay in your lane;” employee appreciation tactics.

Session 5:

Board & Volunteer Recruitment Fair

Saturday, February 25th

Time: 9-11:30 AM

Meet local nonprofit organizations recruiting for board members and other volunteer positions.