Nonprofit Board Training coming to Custer County

BROKEN BOW–The Nebraska Extension is offering a program called Board Masters: Nonprofit Board Training, to take place in Broken Bow at the Custer County 4-H Building located at the Custer County Fairgrounds.

The training is scheduled for Thursday, September 13 and preregistration is required by September 6. The program starts at 4:30 p.m. and wraps up at 8:30 p.m.

The four hours of training is for seasoned, as well as new board members leading all the hundreds of different nonprofit organizations in the area.

The training is focused on board structure, mission and vision, financial systems and compliance with state and federal laws, board recruitment, assessment, fundraising, and more. Carroll Welte, extension educator focused on community vitality says “it’s the best crash course available on how to be an effective board member.”

For more information about the Board Masters: Nonprofit Board Training or to check out the program agenda in detail, visit Extension’s Community Vitality website at: Or you can make a phone call to Carroll Welte at (402) 374-2929 or Jessica Jones at (402) 335-3669.

Because the trainers are not located in this part of the state, pre-registration by September 6 is required. You can pre-register online by going to