"Healthy nonprofits have great boards that work hand-in-hand with the Executive Director to help fulfill the mission. In order to have a great board, a nonprofit needs board members who are engaged, inspired, and understand how to help. This is true for long-standing board members. This is especially true for brand new ones." Joan Garry, in her article, 'A Template for a Great Board Orientation', explores how to put together an inspiring, helpful board orientation program for new board members. Read her article here.