The LBLA will be held from February 27th to May 2nd, 2019. Academy sessions will take place weekly on Wednesday from 5:45-8:30 p.m. and one Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
A light dinner will be served at 5:00 p.m. prior to each Academy class. All sessions will take place at the UCSC Silicon Valley Campus 3175 Bowers Ave, Santa Clara, CA 95054 (Location is subject to Change)
If selected, you must pay a $200 tuition fee before the beginning of the LBLA.
Please save the following dates prior to applying. The LBLA schedule is:
Session 1: Wednesday, February 27, 2019LBLA Fellow Orientation and Introduction to the Foundation
Session 2: Wednesday, March 6, 2019History of Silicon Valley’s Nonprofit Sector
Session 3: Wednesday, March 13, 2019Board Roles & Responsibilities: Governance Basics and Promising Practices
Session 4: Wednesday, March 20, 2019Financial Responsibilities Part I
Session 5: Wednesday, March 27, 2019Financial Responsibilities Part II
Session 6: Wednesday April 3, 2019Fundraising Responsibilities
Session 7: Wednesday, April 10, 2019Boards in Action
Session 8: Wednesday, April 17, 2019The Board’s Role in Organizational Sustainability
Session 9: Saturday, April 20, 2019 (Special Date & Time)Personal Branding & Career Workshop
Session 10: Wednesday April 24, 2019Fellows & Nonprofit Match Night
Session 11: Wednesday, May 1, 2019Graduation Celebration & Dinner.
APPLICANT ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
Each Applicant Must:
- Be at least 50% Latino- Have completed a 4 year College Degree- Be interested in her/his personal leadership development and growth- Have a strong desire to gain a deep understanding of nonprofit governance and roles and responsibilities of a nonprofitboard member- Be interested in learning about emerging board governance and leadership trends and new practices- Be willing to try new ideas and be open to feedback- Be committed to improving the lives of Silicon Valley Latinos- Be committed to serving on a nonprofit board upon completing the LBLA
All sessions must be attended. If you have more than one absence you will not graduate or receive a certificate of completion.
Application and resume must be submitted electronically no later than close of business day, 12:00 p.m. (PST), January 28, 2019. For questions contact us at: (408) 380-4086 or email@example.com.