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The Grande Prairie Volunteer Services Bureau and

the Board Development Program (Alberta Culture & Tourism) Present:

Strengthening Volunteer Boards

Would you like to enhance your skills as a Board Member?

As a board member of a not-for-profit organization, have you ever wondered
  • What are my legal and ethical responsibilities?
  • What role do I play in governing our organization?
  • How can our board organize its work and fairly and efficiently to avoid volunteer and staff burnout?
  • How can we develop policies that will help us make consistent decisions?
  • How can we encourage teamwork between the board and staff?

If you’re a new board member wanting to learn more about your role, or an experienced board member wishing to enhance your skills and work effectively as a team member then….. this workshop is for you.

Attend by yourself or with another member of the board.

Please note that workshop content will focus on incorporated not-for-profit organizations.

Limit of 3 board members per organization


Please click here to download registration form 

Please return filled out form to complete your registration please fax form to 780-539-2727 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Fee: $30.00 / person

Date: Saturday, October 21, 2017

Time: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Location: Community Village - Building C. 10116 102 Ave. Grande Prairie, AB T8V 1A1

For more information and to register contact Barb Burroughs, Program Manager at  780-538-2727 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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