Previous Events

Nonprofit Board of Directors Workshop Handouts and Resources

Mississippi Housing and Community Development Conference – August 27 – 28, 2015

Roles and Responsibilities Workshop – Thursday Morning

  1. Presentation
  2. Roles and Responsibilities of a Nonprofit Board of Directors

Board Development – Thursday Early Afternoon

  1. Presentation
  2. Sample Board Recruitment Chart
  3. Sample Job Description for Nonprofit Board Membership
  4. Sample Board Membership Application
  5. Board Member Manual – Suggested Content
  6. Using a Consent Agenda – https://www.boardstar.org/assets/documents/Consent%20Agenda.pdf
  7. Sample Calendar of Board Activities

Obligations and Decision Making – Thursday Afternoon

  1. Presentation
  2. Basic Sample of Board of Directors Meeting Minutes – https://managementhelp.org/boards/sample-minutes.htm
  3. Meeting Minutes Guide and Template – https://c.ymcdn.com/sites/www.nonprofitleadershipcenter.com/resource/resmgr/resource_docs/appendix_21_minutes_guidelin.pdf
  4. Sample IRS Conflict of Interest Policy – https://www.irs.gov/instructions/i1023/ar03.html
  5. Resources for Developing or Revising Conflict of Interest Policies
  6. Expanded CHDO Conflict of Interest Policy (see page 71) – https://www.hudexchange.info/resources/documents/Chdo-Toolbox-for-HOME-PJs.pdf
  7. Code of Ethics for Nonprofits – https://www.councilofnonprofits.org/tools-resources/code-of-ethics-nonprofits

Planning for Your Organization’s Future – Friday Morning

  1. Presentation

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