Board Members

Professional development and training for not-for-profit board members on governance, leadership, planning, operational management, human resources and capacity building

Board Members

Supporting your growth as a board member.

Serving as a board member is one of the most challenging and rewarding volunteer experiences and an effective board can strengthen a not-for-profit organization in many different ways. Vantage Point offers you important information and opportunities to develop your particular skills, talents and resources.

Human Resources: Giving and Receiving Feedback for not-for-profit leaders, executives and mamaners

Providing and receiving feedback is a critical leadership skill. This workshop provides practical tools for sharing feedback with your peers, managers, and direct reports.

This half-day session will introduce you to a wide variety of financial management strategies and discuss ways to implement financial management tools effectively.

April 27, 2018 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

The three modes of governing are like three different types of conversations that need to happen at the board table. These conversations become tools that help board members feel empowered to make the right types of decisions, harness the collective wisdom of the board, and improve board performance.

This tool can be used as a conversation starter with your board members to reflect on what makes the best use of your board’s time and identify potential changes to your board meeting agenda or board calendar.


Learning Opportunities

September 21, 2016 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Recruiting new board members who are qualified and committed is one of a board's biggest challenges.
September 15, 2016 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
This workshop is targeted to board members who want to learn how to develop a culture of fund development within their organization. 
October 4, 2018 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
This workshop will provide processes and templates for boards to effectively and fairly assess the work of their executive director.



Tool Kit
This toolkit outlines the building blocks of creating a strong board development committee, including core responsibilities of the committee, and a sample terms of reference for your board development committee.
Board recruitment is an ongoing process that ensures that you have the right people on your team to help your organization achieve its current goals and work towards your mission. Use this tool to...
This list of 10 core ideas will provide insight into the roles and responsibilities of working boards and board members as well as debunk some myths.
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