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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.

What’s My Role as a Nonprofit Board Member?

Wednesday, April 21, 2021
12:00 pm1:00 pm

Presenter: Propel Nonprofits
Cost: Free


You’re at the board table – now what? Learn to participate in board meetings and other engagements with more confidence and knowledge about your role as a board member. Propel Nonprofits cover the five key board responsibilities and provide tips for how you can be a strong resource for a nonprofit organization.

About the Presenter: Sara Wessling
Wessling has a passion for nonprofits and enjoy developing training to help organizations grow and thrive. Her nonprofit career started at a young age as a volunteer in her rural Iowa home town. Since then Wessling has worked as a program manager for a national child care association, a state support organization for Habitat for Humanity, and an association of leaders of volunteers. Over the past 15 years, she had the opportunity to work with nonprofit organizations across the state of Minnesota delivering training, technical assistance and consulting support in areas ranging from volunteer engagement to program evaluation. Most recently, Wessling managed Minnesota’s Service Enterprise Initiative certifying more than 40 Minnesota organizations in three years. She has a Master’s Degree in Nonprofit Management from Hamline University and an undergraduate degree in psychology and sociology. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her young son and husband, trying new restaurants, reading, and exploring Minnesota’s natural wonders and roadside.