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No one is born a perfect board member. Every newly elected member of the board needs thorough orientation to the role and to the expectations that the board places upon individual members


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Board Orientation Plan

Develop your own written strategy for what information will be delivered to new board members, using what method and who will be responsible.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure Form

Use this form yearly to remind board and staff to disclose any possible conflicts of interest.

Board Member Agreement Template

Outline the responsibilities of new board members and what they can expect from the organization. 

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Board Member Expectations Agreement Form

Board Member expectations should be reviewed at orientation by having a clear list.

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Conflict of Interest Sample Policy

This sample conflict of interest policy can be adapted to create your own.

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Unprecedented Collaboration

Nearly 20 foundations and corporations have invested in building the capacity of NH nonprofits through their support of this project.

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The Go Factor

In the triad of "ready, set, go" NonprofitNext is the "Go Factor." Tools that you find here allow you to quickly move into action by downloading a resource that you can use today - A checklist, a template, information to bring to your next board meeting.



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