Latino Board Leadership Academy XV - Application Form
***Application and resume must be submitted electronically no later than 5:00 pm on January 31, 2020. For questions contact us at
or (408) 216-7612***
***PROGRAM COMPONENTS & TIMELINE***
The LBLA will be held from March 5th to May 7th, 2020.
Academy sessions will take place weekly on Thursday from 5:00-8:30 p.m. and one Saturday, April 18th from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
A light dinner will be served at 5:00 p.m. before each Academy class. All sessions will take place in Santa Clara County (Location is subject to Change)
***If selected, you must pay a $250 tuition fee before the beginning of the LBLA.***
***PLEASE SAVE THE FOLLOWING DATE BEFORE APPLYING***
Session 1: Thursday, March 5th
LBLA Fellow Orientation and Introduction to the Foundation
Session 2: Thursday, March 12th
Introduction to the Nonprofit Industry
Session 3: Thursday, March 19th
Board Roles & Responsibilities: Governance Basics and Promising Practices
Session 4: Thursday, March 26th
Session 5: Thursday, April 2nd
Session 6: Thursday, April 9th
Boards in Action
Session 7: Thursday, April 16th
The Board’s Role in Sustainability
Session 8: Saturday, April 18th (Special Date & Time)
Session 9: Thursday, April 23rd
Session 10: Thursday, April 30th (Special Event)
Fellows & Nonprofit Board Match Night
Session 11: Thursday, May 7th
Graduation 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 the roles and responsibilities of a nonprofit board 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
How did you learn about the LBLA program
Education (choose highest degree earned) Applicants must have a minimum of a BA/BS degree.
Board Member Experience
I have not served on a nonprofit Board of Directors
Yes, I have served on a nonprofit Board of Directors
Yes, I am currently serving on a nonprofit Board of Directors
Board Member Experience - If you answered "Yes," List the name(s) of the nonprofit(s) organization.
I have experience/skills in the following areas:
I have an interest in the following type of nonprofit organizations
Arts & Theatre
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