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BGCA Governance and Structure

Structure of Boys & Girls Clubs of America 2 Congressional Charter A congressional charter is a law passed by Congress that states the mission, authority and activities of a group. The Congressional charter was issued in 1956 to Boys Clubs of America to promote health, social education, vocational, and character…

Are You a Dysfunctional Leader

Are You a Dysfunctional Leader? Following these tips will help turn dysfunctional leaders into functional leaders. Bill Treasurer (/authors/1299-bill-treasurer) October 27, 2015 Few things are as damaging to an organization as a dysfunctiona l leader. Left unaddressed, the corrosive impact will show up in low morale, stifled development and poor…

National Index of Nonprofit Board Practices

1 BoardSource, Leading with Intent : A National Index of Nonprofit Board Practices 2015 www.leadingwithintent.org CEO Data Section 1: You and Your Organization 1.1 Which category best describes your organization? Answer % Public charity 79% School/college/university 3% Governmental agency 1% Association or professional society/trade association 9% Foundation 7% Other 1%…

Stanford Survey on Leadership and Management in the Nonprofit Sector

STANFORD SURVEY ON LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT IN THE NONPROFIT SECTOR IN COLLABORATION WITH Published November 2017 TABLE OF CONTENTS Executive Summary ……………………………. 1 Survey Responses ………………………………. 7 Demographic Information ………………… 7 P erspectives on the Sector ………………13 Mission ………………………………………….. 16 St rategy ………………………………………… 20 Impact Evaluation …………………………..29 Insight and Courage…

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Area Council

Area Councils Guide 4 5 19

Area Council Guide April 2019 17276445 10750550 6938645 11029950 19752945 11328400 11895455 9239250 Colorado Colorado Table of Contents TOC o “1-3” h z u History of Area Councils PAGEREF _Toc3554772 h 4 Structure of Area Councils PAGEREF _Toc3554773 h 4 Local Boys & Girls Club Organization PAGEREF _Toc3554774 h 5…

Area Council BGC Governance Summary

Structure of Boys & Girls Clubs of America 2 Congressional Charter A congressional charter is a law passed by Congress that states the mission, authority and activities of a group. The Congressional charter was issued in 1956 to Boys Clubs of America to promote health, social education, vocational, and character…

Area Council Liaison Job Description 4 9 19

Area Council Liaison Job Description Overview The Area Council Liaison (ACL) has the direct responsibility for serving as conduit between the local organization and the greater Boys & Girls Club Movement. In that capacity , they provide guidance and leadership to the governance function of the Movement and share Movement…

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Boards

Board Member Performance Standards

M EETINGS The Board of Directors sets policy and maintains stability by overseeing finances, operations, development and public relations. Therefore, full participation of the Board is necessary. Each member should:  Attend at least 75% o f scheduled Board of Directors meetings.  Attend at least 75% of scheduled committee…

Consent Agenda

Page 1/2 © Boys & Girls Clubs of America Consent Agenda Creating an efficient meeting agenda is an issue with which many chairs struggle. Standard, repetitive items often eat up the agenda, and not enough time is left to focus on serious deliberation. Consent agendas are one way of liberating…

BB06 Fiduciary Responsibilities 10 15 19

BOARD BRIEF: Fiduciary Responsibilities Board Briefs are “at -a-glance” resources that help board volunteers better support their Boys & Girls Club. They are designed to occur as five -minute education opportunities at board meetings . SUMMARY Maintaining fiscal accountability is a prime responsibility of the board of directors. Board members…

BB07 Board Development 07 28 19

1 Adapted from the work of Fred Miller, Chatham Group, Inc. BOARD BRIEF: Board Development Board Briefs are “at -a-glance” resources that help board volunteers better support their Boys & Girls Club. They are designed to occur as five -minute education opportunities at board meetings . SUMMARY Effective boards of…

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CEOs

Success Profile CEO 4 29 20

Boys & Girls Clubs Chief Executive Officer ORGANIZATION POSITION The Success Profile applies to a job or a group of jobs. It describes what it takes to be successful. No person -specific data is displayed here. Vision, Mission, Challenges, and Strategy  The Boys & Girls Club Movement has a…

CEO Development Guide FINAL 4 29 20

Leading the Movement: CEO Talent Development A Guide to Your Professional Development with CEO Success Profile, Competency Summaries and Development Suggestions Leading the Movement: CEO Talent Development April 2019 2 FYI ® for your improvement © Korn Ferry 2014 –2015. All rights reserved. No part of this work may be…

CEO Performance Evaluation Playbook 4 29 20

CEO Performance Evaluation Playbook: 2020 This playbook includes: 1. Summary Overview 2. Purpose of a CEO Performance Evaluation 3. Best Practices 4. Goal Recommendations 5. Tools to Utilize Summary Overview A Boys & Girls Club board of directors authorizes its Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to act on its behalf by…

CEO Performance Evaluation 4 29 20

April 2020 Boys & Girls Clubs of AmericaCHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFI CER PERFORMANCE EVALUAT ION Annual Performance Goals: Once the Board and CEO agree on Goals, input them below and sign and date at the bottom of this page.Organization ’s Operational Goals Goal Statement Measures Goal Weight Performance Rating Additional Details…

CEO Performance Improvement Plan 4 29 20

PERFORMANCE IMPROVEM ENT PLAN This plan is designed for executives whose performance needs improvement in order to meet the expectations and requirements of their role. This tool is to help Boards and Executives resolve performance issues by developing an actionable plan to address performance issues and is a commitment to…

Board Chair CEO Partnership Table

THE PARTNERSHIPTEXT MAY NOT BE REPRODUCED WITHOUT WRITTEN PERMISSION. © 2019 BOARDSOURCE.ORG BOARD CHAIR CHIEF EXECUTIVE & The partnership of the board chair and chief executive provides a structure for accomplishing the tasks of the organization. Governance and management complement and support each other — together focused on mission through…

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Covid 19

Corona Virus Information

Support for Boards of Directors in challenging times As COVID-19 challenges us in all area s of our lives , Boys & Girls Clubs of America wants to make sure that our Board Members have access to some of the latest thinking around their roles , duties and new ways…

Finance Committee Fundamentals

Does your organization have one finance committee that carries out all of the duties associated with financial oversight? Or do you have separate finance, audit, and investment committees? BoardSource recommends that organizations that conduct an independent audit have a separate audit committee or task force for added accountability. Separate investment…

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Great Futures 2025

2020 Operational Framework 10 09 19

Operational Framework 2020 UPDATE GREAT FUTURES 2025 STRATEGIC DIRECTION Great Futures 2025 was developed with local Club professionals and board members across the Movement. The Strategic Direction outlines our purpose and our priorities through 2025. It's about creating the strongest Clubs and the best experiences . PURPOSE To inspire and…

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Safety

Incident Response Guide 6 2019

INCIDENT R ESPONSE G UIDE CONTENTS INCIDENT PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE Overview ………………………….. ………………………….. ……………………….. 2 Incident Reporting ………………………….. ………………………….. …………. 2 Legal Counsel ………………………….. ………………………….. ………………… 4 Insurance ………………………….. ………………………….. ………………………. 4 Response Partners ………………………….. ………………………….. …………. 4 Document Retention ………………………….. ………………………….. ………. 5 COMMUNICATION TOOLS Crisis Communication Plan ……………………………..

Safety Committee Guide 5 2019

SAFETY COMMITTEE GUIDE CONTENTS INTRODUCTION Overview ………………………….. ………………………….. ………………………….. ………………………….. ………………………….. . 1 BUILDING AN EFFECTIVE SAFETY COMMITT EE Committee -Building Cycle ………………………….. ………………………….. ………………………….. ………………………….. ……. 1 Composition ………………………….. ………………………….. ………………………….. ………………………….. ………………………. 2 Skills and Expertise ………………………….. ………………………….. ………………………….. ………………………….. ……………… 3 Committee C hair ………………………….. ………………………….. ……………………………..

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Great Futures Connections Magazine

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Resources for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

REI Groundwater Approach

written by BAYARD LOVE AND DEENA HAYES-GREENE OF THE RACIAL EQUITY INSTITUTE building a practical understanding of structural racism Introduction In an effort to help leaders, organizers, and organizations stay focused on the structural and cultural roots of racial inequity, we developed the “Groundwater” metaphor and accompanying analytical framework to…

Board Commitment to Equity in This Moment

It's Time to Talk About…What Board Commitment to Equity Looks Like in This Moment There is no question that the COVID -19 pandemic is having a disproportionate impact on communities of color. But this fact prompts a much more difficult question for nonprofit boards to consider in this moment: “What…

Matrix Tool

© 2019 BOARDSOURCE.ORG TE X T MAY NOT BE REPRODUCED WITHOUT WRIT TEN PERMISSION. EXCERPTED FROM THE BOARD-BUILDING CYCLE, THIRD EDITION , BY SUSAN S. MEIER. Worksheet A High-performing nonprofit boards are both thoughtful and intentional in creating a strategically composed board of directors. Composition ideally reflects diversity in gender/identity,…

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Training

Distance Learning for All NonprofitReady 2020

Getting StartedNew Partnership to Support Your Development We are excited to partner with NonprofitReady to bring you a wide variety of self-paced, on-demand learning resources. This new partnership will provide local organizations with more than 500 free learning resources in addition to our current offerings in Spillett Leadership University. Th…

SLU Registration Instructions

Abuse Prevention Training – Enrollment Reference Guide Getting Started Access to Spillett Leadership University requires that you have a bgca.net account. If have not registered for bgca.net, please sign up and once your account is approved by your CEO or their assigned delegate you may then use BGCA.net to access…

How to Register a New Account

How to Register as a New User on BGCA.net Page 1 of 11 Registration is required to access BGCA.net. Follow these steps to register a new user account. Step 1: Go to https://www.bgca.net Step 2: Click on the link Register for BGCA.net as shown in the screenshot below: How to…

FREE SEXUAL ABUSE PREVENTION TRAINING

Ensuring the safety of every single child who attends a Boys & Girls Club is imperative to our mission. Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Praesidium, one of the country’s leading abuse prevention experts, have partnered to bring Clubs FREE Sexual Abuse Prevention training to local board members! These…