Attend this workshop to develop an understanding of the purpose and content of MCN’s Principles and Practices for Nonprofit Excellence. You'll learn about board duties, recruitment strategies, board resources, and board governance practices. This workshop will include presentation of content, interaction with other attendees, and practical tools for implementation.
It is open to anyone who is interested in strengthening the Minnesota nonprofit community. Each attendee will receive a copy of the Principles and Practices for Nonprofit Excellence publication.
About the Presenter
Ashley Charwood is the Northwest Minnesota regional coordinator at the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits, based in Bemidji. Through this part time position, Ashley provides local activities, initiatives and connections to the resources MCN provides in the Northwest Region of Minnesota. Ashley received her B.S. in social work from Bemidji State University and has a minor in chemical dependency counseling and psychology. Ashley has held positions with nonprofit organizations in Pennsylvania and in the Bemidji area. She is very passionate about the nonprofit sector. Ashley is employed as an early childhood screening team member for the Bemidji School District and has been an active board member and governance committee chair with Bi-County Community Action Programs. Ashley is currently working on her master’s degree from the University Of North Dakota, where she is a graduate teaching assistant.