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Learning & Event Calendar

NDANO offers live in-person and online learning opportunities for nonprofits, often with partners. Members receive discounted rates on all NDANO events. All times are Central unless otherwise indicated.

Do you have a learning opportunity or event for North Dakota nonprofits to add to our calendar? Email NDANO with the details.

Building an Effective Nonprofit Board of Directors

Thursday, June 25, 2020
1:00 pm4:00 pm
Partner Webinar

Presenter: Minnesota Council of Nonprofits
Cost: $50 for Members; $80 for nonmembers (NDANO discount code login to Member's Only Protal for code)


Your board of directors is a vital key to a well-managed nonprofit. This workshop is designed for both experienced and new executives, staff, board members and volunteers. The topics covered will provide an essential refresher for those more experienced as well as an important orientation for those newer to board development.

Topics covered include:

  • Overview of governance roles and responsibilities
  • Running effective board meetings
  • Fiscal oversight
  • Supporting the chief executive officer
  • Ensuring effective planning
  • Ensuring ethical and legal integrity
  • Fundraising
  • Strengthening the board infrastructure
Time will be allotted for work planning and trouble-shooting regarding:

Creation of board committees;
Creating or revising board member and committee job descriptions;
Creating or revising board policies and procedures;
Board self-assessment process; and
Setting board member expectations.