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Board Development



Successfully Integrating For-Profit Board Members


This interactive session looks at how to effectively recruit, onboard and integrate for-profit board members.



Online Classes


Your Board and Fundraising Webinar

Recorded Webinar  |  Free

An introduction to strategies and ideas for actively engaging your nonprofit board in the fundraising process.

Leveraging Leadership for Social Media Success

Self-Paced eLearning  |  $45.00

Learn how social media ambassadors can add value to your online activities.

Moving Your Board Beyond Events-Based Fundraising

Recorded Webinar  |  $30

When it comes to engaging board members in fundraising, special events are familiar territory. At their best, board members rally to find sponsors, sell tickets, and network like pros at the event itself. Afterwards, they may exhale and sit back for much of the year until gala time rolls around again. There is an alternative to this cycle.

Live Chat


Board Compensation & Incentive Pay for Executives: Can Nonprofits Do This?

Dec 05, 2011  

This Q&A explores the right way to offer attractive pay and benefits and features Pete Smith (Smith Compensation Consulting) and Deborah Davidson (BoardSource).

Get Your Board to Raise Funds

Nov 30, 2011  

Replay the transcript of Darian Rodriguez Heyman, editor of Nonprofit Management 101: A Complete and Practical Guide for Leaders and Professionals, and Ann W. Lehman, co-author of Boards That Love Fundraising: A How-To Guide For Your Board, exploring why nonprofit board members should be actively involved in fundraising.

Turning Your Volunteers Into Fundraisers

Mar 30, 2011  

Fundraising consultant Amy Eisenstein and Foundation Center Atlanta director Val Porter answer questions about how your board members and volunteers can raise interest and money for your organization.

Training Events


Nonprofit Formation Fundamentals, Part III: Best Practices for Good Governance and Board Development

Apr 17, 2018, 9:30 am - 11:30 am
New York, New York | In-person

Learn how to lay the groundwork for effective governance in a new nonprofit organization. 


Introduction to Fundraising Planning

Apr 17, 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
New York, New York | In-person

This introductory class will provide you the basic steps for developing a fundraising plan.


A Spring Board Refresh: A New Look at Governance Trends and Key Board Functions

Apr 23, 2018, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
New York, New York | In-person

Learn more about board roles and responsibilities at a free multi-session training.