Course Information

VOLUNTEERCONNECT’s BoardConnect program offers specialized training for individuals interested in serving as a member of a nonprofit Board of Trustees.  Topics will include board member governance, legal,  fiduciary responsibilities,  and fundraising. We offer this course to professionals interested in serving on a nonprofit board as well as professsionals that need a refresher course.   These courses will prepare the participant to fully engage as a member of a nonprofit Board of Trustees.  Participants will then have the option to attend a Meet and Greet Nonprofit Fair to facilitate introductions to a variety of area nonprofits. 
Course fee:  $400

The training sessions will occur on October 29,  November 5,  November 12, and  November 19.  These four evening sessions will run from 6pm-8pm.  Dinner will be served. Attendance is recommended at all the training sessions to  fully benefit from the program. 
 The BoardConnect Meet & Greet Nonprofit Fair will take place on December 4th, 6-8pm. This is an optional event for those participating in the BoardConnect program that would like to be placed with a nonprofit. 
Course Schedule & Location:
All courses are taught by subject experts.  The training sessions will all be held at ETS Corporate Headquarters, 660 Rosedale Road, Princeton, NJ 

October 29: Governance, 6pm-8pm
November 5:  Fiduciary, 6pm-8pm
November 12: Fundraising, 6pm-8pm 
November 19: Legal, 6pm-8pm
December 4:  Meet and Greet, 6pm-8pm