Engaging Your Board

Not for profit Boards are responsible for a number of decisions that set an organisation up for success.

Boards are a key driver to achieve fundraising success. Raising funds is much easier if your Board supports your fundraising vision, and even better if they are actively involved. We’ve outlined the characteristics of an engaged Board, and why they are so important to an organisations ability to raise funds. Watch this video to learn how to get your Board, on board.

Additional resources


Watch the next video: Developing Your Fundraising Plan.


About the presenter

Janine Collins, Cultural Strategist, J9 Consulting

Janine diversifies revenue and builds private sector support through business partnerships, philanthropy, cultural tourism and commercial activities. She has recently presented in Beijing, New York and Tokyo to business, government and non profit organisations on these topics in addition to Board workshops around Australia. She has directly raised $30 million in the education, human rights and cultural sectors, transforming ‘at risk’ organisations to sustainable enterprises and building new income streams. Her clients include cultural precincts, government agencies, indigenous, media and arts organisations.