"The members of your board of directors are your standard bearers, foundation builders and strategic planners. They are the public face of your organization and act as your chief cheerleaders and fundraisers. The board is also responsible for steering the organization towards meeting its mission and ensuring its financial stability. At many small, volunteer-led associations, clubs and nonprofits, the board may also be responsible for day-to-day operations." as stated by Wild Apricot in its article, 'How To Build an Effective Nonprofit Board: The Complete Guide.' The article goes on to describe tips for developing a more effective, engaged nonprofit board including Setting Board Expectations, Improving Board Effectiveness, Board Orientation, Managing Your Board, Effective Communication is Key, It Pays to Plan, Make the Most of Meetings, Call on Committees, Evaluate Everything. Please read this very informative article at https://www.wildapricot.com/articles/build-an-effective-nonprofit-board.