Take a Seat, Then Find a Chair

Take a Seat, Then Find a Chair

Now that you have decided to join the board of directors, there are several tasks for which you are responsible to the public and to the charity. So take your seat, its time to get started. You are now responsible for the overall governance of the organization through policy and programs. You have a duty to support the development of...
Part 3:Duty of Obedience

Part 3:Duty of Obedience

Duty of Obedience This is part 3 of a three part series on the duties of board members. Duty of Obedience deals with the legal issues. Board members are responsible for making sure that the organization complies with applicable laws and regulations as well as its own internal documents and policies. Obedience to the central purpose, ie. mission, must guide...