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Nonprofit Board Diversity Learning Lab

Do you serve on the board of a nonprofit that would like to be more diverse and is looking for guidance to authentically and sustainably evolve your volunteer leadership? 

Learn more & register for the free Board Diversity Learning Lab, hosted by Momentum Nonprofit Partners and sponsored by the Community Foundation. This is a learn-at-your-own-pace course (no specific start/end dates) designed to equip nonprofit leaders and board leaders with the tools they need to better diversify their boards. This is not an easy process, but Momentum has laid out a roadmap for you that is based on research and data that is proven to be successful. 

Data shows that the racial composition of Memphis-area nonprofit boards is inversely proportional to our region's demographics, with 65% of board members being white, 31% Black, and 4% Latinx or Asian. Many organizations want to diversify their boards but are not sure how to go about it systematically and effectively.

Spotlighting the lack of board diversity among area nonprofits, The Commercial Appeal points to the Board Diversity Learning Lab as a tool for organizations seeking to diversity their leadership. Read the article.