Saint John Volunteer Centre
Creating and Maintaining a Strong Board
March 21st 2016
12 Noon to 1pm
This session will explore how to build a strong and effective board of directors and how to maintain that board. This workshop should be of interest to anyone who is serving on a board of directors or plans to serve in the future, and to those that work with a board – for example – executive directors or management staff in any non-profit organizations.
Betty Hitchcock is well known in Saint John for her involvement with numerous agencies. Betty was a National Staff Member of Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Canada and facilitates numerous training events with various agencies within the City of Saint John and surrounding areas.
A volunteer of the Saint John Volunteer Centre for 30+ years, she has served as a Board member and as Board President. Currently Betty is a trainer with the Volunteer Centre and also a member of the Education Committee of the Volunteer Centre, sharing her extensive experience in Board Development and Management in the non-profit sector.
Betty’s other volunteer jobs have been with the United Way of Greater Saint John, Provincial committee on Mentoring, Canadian Cancer Society, Nurses Christian Fellowship and the NB Pastoral Institute.
Registration 11:30 to 12
Cash or Cheque at the door
Fee -$15.00 Members -$25.00 Non-members
Location – Portland United Church,
50 Newport , North End