Below is information about an opportunity from the Gifford Foundation for leadership training for those interested in board service. I have heard that this is a great program for those who participate! Sheena Solomon from the Gifford Foundation provides this summary:
Nourishing Tomorrow’s Leaders program focuses on leadership development through board service. The 8-week course begins March 30 and is offered each Wednesday night through May 25 (no class 4/27); classes run from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm at the CNY Philanthropy Center. A light meal is provided. The cost is $50 with scholarships available. Applications are available online with a deadline of March 4. The brochure and the electronic application are attached if you are interested or would like to share this opportunity with others.
If you have any questions about the training please call Sheena Solomon at 474-2489 or email sheena [at] giffordfoundation [dot] org. Please feel free to forward to information to anyone you think might be interested.
Hope you can attend! Seating is limited so please make sure you reserve your space.