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.

Creating your Circles of Support is a valuable way of identifying stakeholders.

With this tool, you can pinpoint which community groups, clients, volunteers and other stakeholders are most important to your organization’s current and future success.

Upon submitting the form, an email will be sent out to your inbox with a link to complete the download.


The strategic planning quadrant can be used during strategic planning to identify and prioritize stakeholders based on:

  1. Their level of power or influence they have over your organization. 
  2. Their level of interest in your organization, products and/or services. 

Upon submitting the form, an email will be sent out to your inbox with a link to complete the download.


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.

June 23, 2020 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

This virtual workshop will introduce you to a wide variety of financial management strategies and discuss ways to implement financial management tools effectively. The Q&A time slot will allow for conversation around managing finances in this time of uncertainty.


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. 
July 15, 2020 1:00 pm to 3:00 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 contains several role description templates for attracting and developing your board members including the Board Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary and Treasurer.
Tool Kit
This toolkit is designed to lead your board step-by-step through the annual Executive Director review process.
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