One very important board member responsibility is to ensure the organization has adequate funds to support its mission. Many board members are asked to support fundraising activities and/or make a personal contribution towards a specific goal. This template will help you communicate clearly and simply how your board members can support your organization's work.
This sample set of nonprofit bylaws (for Texas nonprofits) can be used to guide the drafting of your organization's bylaws.
The Board's role in financial oversight.
This document describes the procedure for appointing organizational leadership in the event of a temporary or permanent unplanned absence of the Executive Director.
This sample board member manual lists the items you should gather for new and returning board members.
This list of questions can kickstart your Board's self-assessment and evaluation. (Also listed under "Evaluation.")
The conflict of interest statement is for board members, staff, key volunteers, and some consultants.
Use this tool to monitor your current board representation and needs for recruitment.
This sample agreement/contract explains a the relationship between a board member and their nonprofit, outlining expectations and duties.
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