Board Excellence Program by VCMC_ on Saturday_ August 24_ 2019


Saturday, August 24, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM CDT
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Volunteer Center McHenry County 
620 Dakota St
(Back Building)
Crystal Lake, IL 60012

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Rebecca Stiemke and Kelsey Podgorski 
Volunteer Center McHenry County 
Volunteer Center McHenry County

Cancellation Policy

We rely on accurate attendance counts to make important arrangements for our workshops. If you need to cancel a workshop for any reason, the following refund schedule applies:

-One week or more prior to start date: 
5% cancellation fee applies.

-Less than one week prior to start date: 
No refund is available. 

This includes those paying with a check. If you have registered for an event but cannot attend, you may transfer your ticket to another person. Please contact us for assistance. 

Please note, we reserve the right to cancel or reschedule workshops based on attendance. In the case of a cancellation, you will be contacted promptly about a refund and other opportunities. 

If a class is cancelled due to weather conditions, we reserve the right to change the presentation to a webinar and will notify participants as quickly as possible.

Thank you.


Board Excellence Program 2019 

Take your Nonprofit Board to new levels of engagement with this comprehensive day of experiential learning for new and experienced board members.


Board Training: Roles and Responsibilities
Examine the roles and responsibilities of board members, how they work with Executive Staff, and review Robert's Rules for an effective meeting. CEU/CPE credits available for this session through NIU.
Presented by Dr. Alicia Schatteman, NIU

Meaningful Minutes
Why are meeting minutes so important? Learn the reason behind taking proper minutes and how to do it the right way.
Presented by Evelyn Seiler, MCC

Recruiting the Future
There are now five different generations in the workplace. How many are on your board? Join an interactive brainstorm and discussion on recruiting the future.
Moderated by Linda Snell

Interactive Board Panel
Get all your questions answered during this interactive Q&A session with experienced nonprofit Board Members and Executive Directors.
Moderated by Jordan Debbink, Author, Nonprofit Founder and Capacity Builder

More session details will be announced shortly. Please check our website regularly for updates.

Saturday, August 24, 2019
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
A light continental breakfast and lunch is included.

Volunteer Center McHenry County, Room E/F
620 Dakota Street, Crystal Lake, IL 60012

Non-Member Fee: $79.99
Bronze Member Fee: $63.99
Silver Member/Sponsorship Fee: $31.99
*Bringing 3 or more board members from your organization? Get 20% off with code: 3PLUS

NOTE: Continuing Education Unit (CEU) and Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits for participation in CLA workshops are available to participants. CPEs and CEUS are available only for attending the Board Training: Roles and Responsibilities session. Continuing education credits are earned based on the instructional hours. CEUs/CPEs are $5.00 with online registration or $10.00 at the door.

For more information call 815-344-4483 or visit us at:
Volunteer Center McHenry County