Board Resps

Responsibilities of Individual Board Members

Each individual board member is expected to:

  • know the organization’s mission, policies, programs, and needs
  • faithfully read and understand the organization’s financial statements
  • serve as active advocates and ambassadors for the organization and fully engage in identifying and securing the financial resources and partnerships necessary for the organization to advance its missiongive a meaningful personal financial donati
  • prepare for, attend, and participate in board meetings
  • participate fully in one or more committees
  • help select and evaluate the performance of the Executive Director
  • participate in strategic and organizational planning
  • ensure fiduciary oversight and financial management