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Please join us! New and prospective board members of nonprofit organizations in greater south Wood County:

Get On Board! Presented by: Chuck V. Loring

Wednesday, February 23, 2011 Time:

4:00 – 4:30 pm Registration & Light hors d’oeuvres 4:30 – 6:30 pm Program Location: Hotel Mead – Riverside B Cost: $15.00 *

*A portion of the fees paid for by the Barker Mead COMMUNITY RESOURCE CENTER

About the workshop:

This interactive seminar brings people of the community together to learn more about serving on nonprofit boards, and how to maximize involvement both for the individual and the organization. Areas of discussion will include: how to identify the ‘right’ board members; questions a new or prospective board member should ask before joining a board; basic board roles and responsibilities; the board/staff partnership; and understanding boardroom dynamics. The future of a healthy community depends on a vibrant nonprofit sector; our local organizations need individuals willing to lead!

About the Presenter:

The consultant working with you is Chuck V. Loring, Senior Partner of Loring, Sternberg & Associates and a Senior Governance Consultant with BoardSource. He provides nonprofit governance consulting and training to clients, and has a particular expertise in the board’s role in fundraising. Throughout his career, Chuck has helped hundreds of local, regional and national nonprofits across the country improve their governance including many prominent national charities.

RSVP by February 15 – Return the lower portion If you’d like more information, contact Dawn Vruwink at 715-423-3863 or

 Get On Board! Name: Organization: Address: Phone:


Amount enclosed: $ Return this portion with your payment by February 15, 2011 to: CFGSWC, 478 East Grand Avenue, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494 ~ Serving community based organizations in the greater South Wood County area ~ Biron, Grand Rapids, Nekoosa, Pittsville, Port Edwards, Rome, Rudolph, Vesper, and Wisconsin Rapids

Get on Board!  

This interactive seminar brings community members together to learn about serving on nonprofit boards to maximize involvement for you and th...