Purposeful Boards, Powerful Fundraising: Creating a Fundraising Culture


Our Center for Community Leadership and Nonprofit Excellence is accepting applications for our next capacity building and training program taking place on Friday, September 28, 2018:  

Purposeful Boards, Powerful Fundraising: Creating a Fundraising Culture 

During this day-long training program, Chuck Loring, MBA, CFRE, of BoardSource shares his expertise and helps you build the capacity of your board and your organization. During this interactive day, you’ll learn from Chuck and your peers to gain knowledge of the major building blocks of an effective board. Areas of discussion include how to identify, recruit and orient board members, board roles and responsibilities, effective board structure, and the board’s role in fundraising.

This workshop is recommended for board members interested in being better prepared to make meaningful contributions to the organization you care so deeply about. This workshop will help you to understand and handle the responsibilities of purposeful board membership–from legal liability to strategic planning. It’s never been a better time to invest in your nonprofit leadership.

Bring your board members and leadership team to this seminar and catch some of Chuck Loring’s contagious enthusiasm for excellence in board governance and fundraising.

Friday, September 28th
8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
At the Radisson Scranton
(700 Lackawanna Ave, Scranton)

Space is limited. Participating organizations must bring a minimum of two board members in addition to the staff member in attendance. 


Registration includes breakfast and lunch. This training is being offered free of charge, through support from the Scranton Area Community Foundation’s Center for Community Leadership and Nonprofit Excellence and the Moses Taylor Foundation.

About the presenter: Chuck V. Loring, MBA, CFRE is a Senior Governance Associate for BoardSource and senior partner of Loring, Sternberg & Associates, based in Fort Lauderdale and Indianapolis, which provides governance consulting services to nonprofits. Chuck is a renowned trainer who has helped hundreds of local and regional nonprofits across the country strengthen their boards and improve governance practices, and advanced the missions of world renowned organizations. Chuck also conducts training programs for funding organizations, including a host of community foundations across the country.