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Board Self Assessment

Executive Director Performance Appraisal

Sample Board Recruitment Grids

Recruiting with Fundraising in Mind

Elements of a Board Handbook

Board Orientation Tips

Three Ways to Resolve Board Participation Challenges


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Building Effective Boards

Nonprofit board-staff teams gathered to learn strategies from facilitator Andy Robinson.

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Nonprofit Executive Leaders’ Institute: Testimonials

Hear what past participants have to say about this special program for Nonprofit Executive Directors.

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A Call to Community

A statement from The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

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