Governance bites, 9 September Session
Governance bites, 9 September Session

Understanding your constitution, rules or trust deed.

Session 2 of 10, 90 minutes Governance workshops, for anyone who is on the board of a community organisation.

Sessions in Whangarei are live-streamed all over Northland.
  • Date: Monday 9 Sep, 14 Oct, 4 Nov, 16 Dec and continuing on 9 Mar in 2020
  • Time: On-site, 5:15pm with a slice of pizza. On-line: Camera rolling at 5:15pm. Workshop starts 5:30 promptly.
  • Venue: ASB Lounge 1 at the ASB Stadium, Corner of Western Hills and Kensington Ave, Whangarei
  • Cost: no cost ($10 donation expected from on-site participants for pizza)
  • Certificate: "Governance Bites Certificate" provided on request after joining 7 sessions
Sign-up:
  • Preferred for all: Join the Facebook group Community Governance Northland so you will be kept up to date.
  • In addition On-site attendants need to use the sign-up button above on right, so there is enough pizza
  • No Facebook account(?) and for other assistance email info@volunteeringnorthland.nz or call 0800-865268 / 09-9454984.
The sessions will cover the basics of what good governance looks like, and will provide tools for ensuring a board is effective in adding value to the important work that your organisation does. This workshop is suitable for both new, potential and experienced board members.
  • 12 Aug: What is a board actually for?
  •  9 Sep: Understanding your constitution, rules or trust deed
  • 14 Oct: Life cycles of organisations and boards
  • 4 Nov: Getting and keeping good board members
  • 16 Dec: Working with difficult people
  • 2020 topics as of 9 March: Secrets of a good board chair / How to have better meetings / The board as a team / Legal responsibilities of boards / Reading financial statements for board members / Strategic leadership / Managing key personnel / Board manager relationships / Reporting
These workshops are:
  • Facilitated by Volunteering Northland
  • Supported by SPORT Northland
  • Funded by Foundation North
  • Recorded by C North
  • Delivered by LEAD Sandy Thompson

Date:
Monday, 09 Sep 2019

Location:
All over Northland

Available:
To all non-profit organisations in the region.

This course is FREE