Thank you for your interest in recruiting a new board member or enrolling a current board member through Business On Board, a nationally renowned model for board training and leadership experience. We'd like to know a little more about your organizational and board, so please use the adjacent form to tell us a little more about your interests and goals. Please indicate in the notes below whether you are interested in (select all that apply):
(1) Finding new board members and/or
(2) Serving as an arts host organization to a Business On Board trainee. Adding this note lets us know you have reviewed and agree to our Expectations of an Arts Host Organization listed below.
Thank you! This information helps us make the best match with an executive based on your needs and practices. Finally, please also submit a current board list to BOB@artsandbusinesPHL.org, Once your completed application is received a member of our program staff will be in touch to schedule an meeting. Please note: a $250 placement fee is invoiced after a Business On Board graduate is elected to your board or board committee.
EXPECTATIONS OF ARTS HOST ORGANIZATIONS
Note: Because this hosting relationship is a part of the Business On Board training program and is not considered a final placement, there is no obligation on the part of either the host arts organization or the executive to maintain a relationship at the completion of the Business On Board assignment.
Year of Incorporation:*
Number of Full-Time Staff:*
Number of Part-Time Staff:*
Number of Volunteers:*
Present Board Size:*
Maximum Board Size:
Length of Board Term (years):
How frequently does your board meet?*
Every other month
Twice a year
When does your board meet?*
Where does your board meet?*
Please list your active board committees (e.g. Nominating, Fund Raising):*
Approximate monthly time commitment (hours) of a board member:*
Expected personal financial commitment for a board member:*
Describe any other financial commitment typically expected of board members:*
Please check the box below if your organization carries D&O (Director & Officer) insurance for board members:
Please check the box below if potential board candidates can attend board meetings:
Please check the box below if potential board candidates can attend committee meetings:
When does your board accept new members?
Beginning of Fiscal Year
Once per Year
Are you seeking specific areas of expertise? Please check all that apply:*
Of the selections above, what is your highest priority?*
Are you seeking to diversify your board in any way? Please select all that apply:
Are there Board member qualities not listed on this form and/or comments:
The Council requires a current board list to get a picture of the board makeup and to assist with making the best possible match with your organization.
Please be sure to include professional affiliation. To complete your application, please enter your board list below. *
The Arts + Business Council of Greater Philadelphia