| BOARDS AND COMMITTEES
They are volunteers, too!
The senate of New Hampshire has passed a law that would require at least one board member of a nonprofit charity to receive training on financial management, governance, or ethics every year. The charities affected are those receiving government dollars for the services delivered.
ASSESSING BOARD PERFORMANCE
Effective board performance is critical to the success of a nonprofit. Like its volunteer program colleague, it deserves evaluation. It should be done annually. There is a link below to an assessment tool that is useful for most Boards. It can be “personalized” to a specific organization with additional questions or categories.