Build Leadership Skills, Get Involved in Your Community!!
Upcoming Leadership Connection Training
May 17 and Jun 7, 2016
4:00pm - 8:30pm
1A North Road
Chelmsford MA 01824
Nov 1 and Nov 15, 2016
4:00pm - 8:30pm
Location - TBD (Greater Lowell area)
Non-profit board members - to register for training, click here.
For profit corporate employees - to register for training, click here.
The Leadership Connection is to help individuals become effective non-profit board members. During the two day session, the topics covered are:
Fundamentals of Non-Profit Governance
Strategic Revenue Generation
You'll get a chance to learn from experts in each topic area to help you and your organization become more effective and sustainable.
Network with for-profit and non-profit executives, and share best practices.
Since its founding, Jericho Road Lowell (JRL) has recruited more than 250 volunteers and engaged them in 400+ collaborations with Lowell nonprofits, delivering approximately 1500 hours of technical assistance annually. Jericho Road Lowell helps nonprofit organizations in Lowell perform better and more effectively serve their constituents and community through the following services:
• Skills-Based Volunteering -- Through a process that matches the skills and experience of volunteer professionals with the capacity-building needs of Lowell non-profits, Jericho Road offers customized services that help our clients overcome challenges and plan for the future. Jericho Road Lowell volunteers apply their expertise in such areas as strategic planning, capital campaigns, marketing, fundraising, technology planning, and legal consultation.
For a list of current open projects, click here. (Updated as of April 25, 2016)
• The Leadership Connection -- This program addresses nonprofit needs for new board members who have the leadership skills to govern and inspire the Lowell nonprofit community. We recruit, train and match professionals to serve on Greater Lowell non-profit boards.
• Healthy Board Development -- Through this service Jericho Road Lowell collaborates with selected non-profit boards to provide training and coaching tailored to address their specific needs, and assist them in identifying and following through on board priorities. The goal of the Healthy Board Development initiative is to maximize board performance so that the mission of the organization survives and thrives.
• Board Diversity Initiative -- Launched in 2013, Jericho Road Lowell's Board Diveristy Initiative assists non-profits in Lowell in diversifying their boards and creating a culture of inclusion to better represent the communities they serve. Through recruiting, training and matching culturally diverse individuals to Lowell non-profit boards, Jericho Road helps strengthen participating organizations' connections to their constituents, as well as their capacity to provide services and carry out their missions.
To volunteer or apply for pro bono services, please contact:
Jack Wang, Site Director Greater Lowell