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.

Week Two:

Board Roles & Responsibilities

Understand expectations; conflicts of interest; “5Nonprofit Dysfunctions;” IRS compliance: and Roberts 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; and knowing when to “stay in your lane.”