Steps You Can Take Immediately to Diversify Your Board and Major Donor Base
Increasingly over the last 20 years there has been alarm and concern over the historic lack of diversity in U.S. nonprofits. A recent BoardSource study cites that 84% of nonprofit board members are white. The universal persona of a major donor is often white and male. Despite long- term concern, growing awareness of multiethnic wealth and philanthropy, and many studies, very little has changed in board and major donor diversity. This training concentrates on practical methods for identifying and approaching diverse major donor and board prospects who share a passion for your organization and mission. This process focuses on building powerful relationships with diverse people of expertise, wealth, and influence. This is the counter to tokenism.
Related LibGuide: Nonprofit Resources by Natasha Francois
- Wednesday, Sep 11th 2019
- 1:30pm - 3:00pm
- Cape Fear Room
- Main Library