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This podcast series is available on-demand and will be available shortly after your purchase on Blackboard.

This podcast series details the nature of not-for-profit boards, and how to volunteer for one.

Episodes in this series include:

  • What’s a Board and Why Volunteer with a Not-for-Profit Board?
  • Not-for-Profit Board Structure, Roles and Delivering on Your Role
  • Not-for-Profit Sector in Canada and Not-for-Profit Boards
  • You Want to Volunteer with a Not-for-Profit Board. Now What?

What’s a Board and Why Volunteer with a Not-for-Profit Board?

Looking to give back to your community while building your professional skills and expertise? By joining a board of directors, you can help strengthen the contribution of the non-profit sector. Join Liz West and Betty Ferreira as they go over the basics of what a board of directors is, what they’re responsible for and the training and skills required for a board member.

Not-for-Profit Board Structure, Roles and Delivering on Your Role

A board of directors is critical to the success of a not-for-profit organization — so what are their roles and what do they do? This episode provides an overview of the roles and responsibilities of boards of directors. Learn about the much-needed value that you as a CPA can bring to the table.

Not-for-Profit Sector in Canada and Not-for-Profit Boards

Did you know that six out of 10 Ontarians volunteer and that 1 million are employed in the not-for-profit sector? Changes like the shift in demographics and the rise of social media pose both opportunities and challenges for not-for-profits. This jam-packed episode covers both the exciting and challenging aspects of serving on a board of directors.

You Want to Volunteer with a Not-for-Profit Board. Now What?

With so many options to choose from, it can be confusing deciding which not-for-profit you should dedicate your time and efforts to. This episode provides advice, tips and guidance to help you select which organization is best-suited for you and how you can get there.