Monday, February 1, 2010

Free Board Training Opportunity in Long Island!

State Board Training Consortium: Achieving Excellence in Governance
Participating State Agencies
NYS Department of Health AIDS Institute and Center for Community Health * NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services * NYS Office of Mental Health * NYS Office of Children and Family Services * NYS Office of Mental Retardation & Developmental Disabilities

The State Board Training Consortium (SBTC) is a collaborative effort between five state agencies to improve governance of state–funded non-profits by providing a comprehensive series of trainings to board members of these organizations. SBTC trainings are conducted by the New York Council of Nonprofits, Inc. (NYCON) NYCON offers 12 different trainings tailored to meet the unique needs of board members. Topics covered include: duties and responsibilities of board members; legal obligations; fiscal accountability; nonprofit accounting basics; human resource issues; quality assurance; board recruitment and retention; strategic planning; and ethics.

SBTC is pleased to announce that NYCON will offer
the following workshops in Long Island.

February 9th, 2010
Duties and Responsibilities of Nonprofit Boards
1:00pm to 4:00pm

The New Form 990: A Focus on Board Governance

February 10th, 2010
Developing a Fiscally Accountable Nonprofit Board
9:00am to 12:00pm

Doing the Right Thing: Board Members as Ethical Leaders & Decision Makers
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Holiday Inn Plainview, 215 Sunnyside Blvd., Plainview NY 11803
To register:
Please visit and click on the “State Board Training” logo on the homepage.
Please email
Please note you must complete a pre-survey before attending. All information will be emailed to you upon registration.
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