The Board’s Role in Nonprofit Leadership

Time: Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Too Important to Fail shares Toni’s extraordinary experience of taking Bancroft from the edge of bankruptcy to becoming an agile organization that is positioned to sustain itself for years to come. The book also examines the challenges and misconceptions of operating a nonprofit like a for-profit business, leading an organization out of disaster and the importance of philanthropy. In this session, Toni will share a series of leadership lessons, including the Board’s role during typical times as well as during a crisis, to ensure the organization’s success.     

Learning Objectives

  • Nonprofits fulfill essential needs in our communities and therefore must operate like a business to ensure their important missions continue. 
  • Nonprofits must use their margin to reinvest in their mission and strengthen the operation for the future.
  • The role of a Nonprofit Board member is paramount in moving the organization forward
  • Strengthen your organization through the recruitment of Board members who are aligned with your greatest needs.