Board Development

The sustainability of your foundation depends on the expertise, engagement and commitment of your board, the working relationship between the board and executive staff and the organizational structure of the board and committees. goodworks can help you maximize your board structure, educate board members on their roles and responsibilities, including grantmaking and fundraising, and strengthen the communication and relationship between the board and foundation leadership.

Let goodworks help you:

  • Establish board processes and procedures
  • Plan and facilitate meetings, workshops and retreats
  • Assess board and committee structure and capacity
  • Develop and educate your board on their board and committee roles and responsibilities and relationship with the executive director and staff
  • Design customized “Tool Kits” for board recruitment, training, mentoring and succession
  • Create performance assessments and procedures