Getting Started


The Roles, Responsibilities and Functions of a Board a Board Development Guide website has information on the basic responsibilities and functions expected of a governing board and its members.

This Community Economic Development website offers an overview of the key principles that inform community economic development.

The Institute on Governance website offers information on the principles, standards and practices that support good governance in the public sphere in Canada and abroad.

The Imagine Canada website offers a range of online resources that support non-profit organizations, including information on NPO Board Governance.

The Mentoring Canada website is part of a program of Big Brothers Big Sisters Canada. It offers a free online training course for board members that can be access through this link: Fundamentals of Effective Board Involvement.

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