Get On Board
Thursday, November 8, 2007 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
at Indiana Historical Society
450 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN 46202

Special Venue Instructions: Free Parking
Get On Board
Arts, Religion, Humanities
Event Format:
Discussion, Display, Exhibit, Lecture, Q & A Session, Reception, Workshop
Adult of all ages, Seniors, Young adults (18-40)
William Ryan

Event Description:

Do you want to make a significant impact in your community? Make connections with over 70 cultural, educational, social service, health, environmental, and civic organizations, and discover the extraordinary range of board and volunteer leadership opportunities in central Indiana. Organizational representatives will be on hand from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. to offer information about their mission, services, strategic goals, and volunteer opportunities. For more indepth information on nonprofit governance, attend a keynote presentation and workshop with William P. Ryan, co-author of the groundbreaking book Governance as Leadership: Reframing Nonprofit Boards. (The keynote presentation is open. The workshop is closed-all reservations have been filled.) Ryan’s 8:00 a.m. keynote will challenge listeners to reconsider the nature of nonprofit governance, and encourage participants to undertake significant changes that will benefit both board members and organizations. An interactive workshop for nonprofit staff and board teams will follow. Workshop participants will receive information and tools for strengthening organizational performance and board/staff relations through effective governance. Admission to the keynote and 4:00 p.m. event is free, but registration is required at A detailed workshop agenda and tuition information for board/staff teams also are available online. Presented by Lacy Leadership Association, Trustee Leadership Development, Indiana Historical Society, and other community partners.


Questions? Call 317-634-2423 or e-mail