Board University Modules

Our members are able to gain access to a collection of Board University modules, done in collaboration with the Junior League of Wichita. These modules provide a basic overview on a variety of topics. Be sure to attend our full Board University series.

Board Roles & Responsibilities

Board Roles and Responsibilities provides a brief overview of the major roles and responsibilities of nonprofit board members: establishing organizational identity; ensuring resources; and monitoring.

Board Service Graphic

Building the Board

Building the Board provides an overview on how to find, recruit, and engage nonprofit board members as well as how to improve board composition and effectiveness.

Board Building Cycle
Board Profile Matrix

The Board’s Role in Fundraising

The Board’s Role in Fundraising provides an overview of the nonprofit board’s role in fundraising: the three stages of fundraising, friendraising activities, and donor motivation.

Fundraising Communications Toolkit

BINGO! Understanding Nonprofit Financials

BINGO! Understanding Nonprofit Financials provides an overview of the fiduciary responsibilities of nonprofit board members, including understanding financial statements, the audit, and the 990.


Evaluation & Assessments

This short video will give you an overview on the board’s role in evaluation and assessment of the functions of a nonprofit organization.

Annual Board Functioning Self-Assessment
Sample Evaluation Dashboard
Individual Board Member Engagement Plan

Succession Planning & Leadership Transition

Succession Planning & Leadership Transition provides an overview of succession tools needed and the Executive Transition Management model which includes the steps and activities needed during each phase of the transition.

Executive Transition Management Description
Emergency Succession Plan Template

Contact Us

To learn more about the League’s BoardSource offerings or request customized training for your board, contact the League’s BoardSource Coordinator, Judy Frick, at