|Board Volunteers - More Than Name Only, Please|
|Volunteers from the
business community play an important role for non-profits. These volunteers help provide
guidance, oversight, communication and education about the cause, and most importantly,
When you are deciding to join the board of a charitable organization, please keep the level of responsibility in mind. This is a chance for you to make a difference in the community and peoples lives, and is a decision that should not be taken lightly. Being a member of the board is not just an opportunity to lend your name to a list, but a chance for community involvement.
To make your volunteer position meaningful, consider the following recommendations: