The Board Member Accelerator Series℠

Building a better community from the ground up

Better boards make better nonprofits. And better nonprofits make better communities. Join the next generation of leaders to serve your community by attending the Board Member Accelerator Series.℠

Participation in this two-session workshop covers:

  • The board member's purpose, roles and responsibilities, including the fiduciary and legal responsibilities
  • Signs of a healthy board and organization, and ideas for how to handle some common challenges that could arise
  • Basic training on best practices in nonprofit fundraising, marketing, leadership, succession planning, strategic planning, conflict resolution, finances and how to be an ambassador for an organization

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"The most impactful thing that I took away from this course was to not just fill a seat on a board. I need to make a huge difference, make an impact."
Sarah Tadesse, graduate of the Board Member Accelerator Series

Become a skilled, engaged board member – register now, space is limited!

Friday, Nov. 10, 1-5 p.m. and
Saturday, Nov. 11, 9 a.m. to noon

Wayne State University
Prentis Building
5201 Cass Avenue
Detroit, MI

Only $169 per person
Attendees can check in up to 45 minutes before workshop

Don't miss the networking mixer:
Friday, Nov. 10, 5:30-7 p.m., at Common Pub

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Questions? Call 313-577-4501 or email ilitch-execed@wayne.edu.

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We will create and advance knowledge, prepare a diverse student body to thrive, and positively impact local and global communities.