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Thursday, October 4, 2018
9:00 a.m. - Noon
Continental Breakfast served at 8:30 a.m with session promptly starting at 9:00 a.m.

Event Description

Nonprofit Board Basics - La Grande 

Adrienne Graham, Senior Consultant and Regional Director of Central Oregon, Nonprofit Association of Oregon

Join us for this half-day workshop to strengthen your board and organization! In this interactive and engaging session you will learn more about:

  • The roles, responsibilities and legal duties of a nonprofit board 
  • Board Chair, Board and CEO: Who does what and how can we work together most effectively?
  • How do we organize and keep track of the work of our board

You will also gain useful tips and tools you can apply immediately to strengthen your organization!

Stick around for a FREE Northeastern Oregon Nonprofit Regional Forum happening right after this workshop. The forum will promptly begin at 1:00 p.m. at the same location, with check in at 12:30. Registration is required. Register here.

Who Should Attend?

Board Members, CEOs & Staff who want to learn how to more effectively work together as organizational leaders.

About the Presenters

Adrienne Graham, Senior Consultant and Regional Director of Central Oregon, Nonprofit Association of Oregon

Based in Sisters, Adrienne Graham brings deep experience with nonprofits. She served as a nonprofit executive director for over 12 years and for 20+ years has provided training, consulting and facilitation to nonprofits and to the public and private sectors. Prior to joining NAO, Adrienne owned Leapfrog Training & Facilitation, a consulting firm that provided strategic planning, leadership development and organizational effectiveness services to nonprofits, community groups and associations, including NAO.

Adrienne is a BoardSource-trained facilitator in Nonprofit Board and CEO Assessment and Development; is certified in Appreciative Inquiry (AI); and is a certified facilitator for the national Points of Light Foundation Youth Leadership Institute. She is an outdoor enthusiast and can be found all year round on the many captivating trails throughout the Central Oregon region.

This workshop is made possible through the support of The Ford Family Foundation.

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Free with Registration

If you are logged in as an NAO member you will see your member discount reflected in the cost listed on the following registration page.


October 4th, 2018 9:00 AM   through   12:00 PM
La Grande National Guard Armory
404 12th Street
Blue Mountain Conference Center
La Grande, 97850
Event Particulars
City La Grande
NAO Event? Yes
Topic Board Development and Governance
Presenter Adrienne Graham
Event Region Eastern Oregon, South Coast
Programmatic Approach Capacity Builiding

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