Non Profit Bootcamp

Nebraska Extension & the Nonprofit Association of the Midlands present:

Nonprofit Board Bootcamp

Nonprofit boards need to strengthen their skills, engagement, and leadership to adapt to increasing demands of this rapidly evolving environment. The Nonprofit Board Boot Camp offers essential training for new and experienced board members, providing them with practical information, resources, and tools that they can use right away to further their organizations' mission.

December 6
Union Bank & Trust Community Room, 328 W. Third Street, Wahoo
December 7
Pender City Fire Hall, 314 Maple Street, Pender
December 11
Webster County Fairgrounds, 600 N. Crescent, Bladen
All sessions will run from 4:30 to 8:30 pm (local time)
Cost: $125 per participant or $200 for up to 3 individuals representing the same nonprofit or $300 for up to 6 individuals representing the same nonprofit (includes dinner).

Click HERE to Register

(If paying by check please use this registration form.)


(The registration deadline is for each location is 7 days prior to the Board Bootcamp; for example October 31 is the deadline to register for the Fairbury location.)


Part I: Mission & Vision;

Meaningful Engagment

Part II: Board Structure & Committees;

Finances, Compliance & Risk Management

Part III: Recruitment & Team Building;

Continuous Improvement & Evaluation

Organization lifecyclesBoard stages

Mission, vision & strategic goals

Board oversight & management

Community relations

Fiduciary, strategic & visionary thinking


Reviewing bylaws

Sarbanes-Oxley implications for nonprofits

Financial ystems/role of finance committee

Form 990

Financial management responsibilities

Risk & crisis management

Board member recruitment, onboarding & evaluation

Fundraising expectations

Board chair - E.D. relationship

Succession planning

Basic board assessment and action planning

Improving board meetings

More information is available here.


Carroll Welte

Extension Educator

Nebraska Extension in Burt County


Jessica G. Jones

Extension Educator

Nebraska Extension in Johnson County