Leadership Development Seminar

Your Board’s Role in Fundraising

Ensuring Effective Board-Staff Collaboration

A primary responsibility of every board is ensuring that the organization has the resources it needs to fulfill its mission. But that can only happen when the board and staff partner to develop sustainable fundraising strategies and create an organization-wide culture of philanthropy.

This interactive workshop will help participants:

  • Identify the dynamics of effective board-staff collaboration
  • Bolster the board’s fundraising capacity
  • Identify strategies for fundraising in uncertain times
  • Overcome barriers to successful fundraising
  • Explore the board’s role in advocacy and communications as adjuncts to fundraising
  • Discuss specific challenges they may be facing within their own organizations

Teams of board and staff members are encouraged to attend this valuable seminar with presenter/facilitator Frank Abdale, a BoardSource Certified Governance Trainer.


Who   Board members, executive staff responsible for fundraising and board relations, senior staff seeking more knowledge of governance and resource development.
When   Thursday, June 22, 2017
       Continental breakfast and lunch provided

Where   League of American Orchestras
    33 West 60th Street, 5th Floor
    New York, NY 10023




$245 per person for League members
$295 standard rate



Register here and ensure your seat for this valuable seminar

This seminar, offered through the League’s Noteboom Governance Center, is made possible by generous grants from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts, and by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

The League’s Noteboom Governance Center is supported by leadership gifts from Richard and Kay Fredericks Cisek, The Clinton Family Fund, Marcia and John Goldman, and the Sargent Family Foundation.