This four module presents on overview of the risk and responsibilities of non-profit organization board Directors. The course explains and introduces issues and topics of concern relevant to the discharge and liabilities associated with governing the typical non-profit organization. We review the duties and responsibilities every board director is bestowed with and we provide guidance on managing said duties. Lectures explore such topics as: duty of loyalty, the duty of care, conflicts of interest, insurance, tax exemption, volunteers and employees as well as the impact of the internet on the liability of the directors.
Who this course is for:
- Those who are interested in volunteering or accepting a membership seat on the Board or Advisory Board of a Non-profit organization
- No formal or practical experience needed
- To learn what risk and personal liabilities are associated when representing a tax exempt organization