22 2018

JLA Community Board Member Orientation

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Mandell Jewish Community Center - Innovation Center 335 Bloomfield Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06117


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Jewish Leadership Academy Presents:
Community Board Member Orientation
A Workshop with Nanette Fridman

$18 per person • STAR CJEL members* may send up to 4 people for free
RSVP by Monday, October 15 to info@jlahartford.org

This workshop is designed to benefit anyone, regardless of experience level, who serves on the board of a synagogue or other Jewish nonprofit.  The evening will provide the building blocks needed to succeed and propel your community organization forward.

Program Objectives:

  • Outline the role of the board
  • Explore the primary roles and responsibilities of board members
  • Discuss common board member expections
  • Clarity governance vs. management
  • Learn how to foster successful lay/partner relationships
  • Brainstorm potential board member challenges and solutions
  • Articulate your board goals

About the speaker: Nanette Fridman helps organizational leaders plan for success and solve challenges.  Known for her good humor and high energy, Nanette is a frequent keynote speaker, workshop presenter, trainer and facilitator.  She is the author of On Board: What Current and Aspiring Board Members Must Know about Nonprofits & Board Service.  For more about Nanette visit Fridman Strategies.

*For more information about CJEL and STAR CJEL please contact Heather Fiedler at 860.727.6121 or Heather@Jlahartford.org

The Greater Hartford Jewish Leadership Academy (JLA) is developed with support from the Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford and funded by the Jewish Community Foundation, the Auerbach-Schiro Foundation, Lea and Richard Rubenstein, and Sandy and Arnie Dashefsky.

Sponsor: Jewish Leadership Academy of Greater Hartford