Board Development

Research has shown that the effectiveness of a nonprofit organization is related to the effectiveness of its board of directors. In other words, the better a nonprofit board governs its organization, the more likely the organization will succeed in achieving its mission. Therefore, it is important that board members are given the proper training, skills, and knowledge necessary to successfully govern their organization. The following resources are available to show you what an effective board looks like and what steps can be taken to become a highly effective board: