Board trainings for Highland Park and Plainfield, NJ
We routinely provide board training for Main Street organizations and business improvement districts in the area. We were delighted to be invited back to these two organizations to help their boards to understand their roles and responsibilities. Board training is 90 minutes long and talks about the state’s nonprofit law and the board members’ legal duties as fiduciaries. We explain how the organization fulfills its duty of Care, Loyalty and Obedience to the law through good...
A Successful Search for a New Executive Director for Roxborough Development Corporation
The Roxborough Development Corporation (RDC) has hired a new Executive Director, Michael Devigne, who began on June 21, 2021, and has hit the ground running. Heritage Consulting Inc. worked with the RDC board to coordinate and manage the search for James Harry Calamia’s successor over a three-month period. We were pleased to help this longtime client find a highly skilled candidate to lead this important business improvement district in northwest Philadelphia.
Missouri Main Street Connection Handouts for Organizational Rebound: Better Recruitment Equals Bette
Wed July 28 at 1:30 to 2:30PM 2021
This presentation will review the board building cycle and your Nominating Committee’s role to identify, vet, nominate, and train new board members so that they are productive and helpful from day one. During this session, we will discuss, describe, and provide twelve resource handouts and a work plan that you can customize and use immediately. We will discuss why diversity, equity and inclusion should be part of your Nominating Committee’s...
Philadelphia Trainings for Corridor Managers
The Philadelphia Association for Community Development Corporations is offering an intensive level training program for new commercial coordinator managers this spring, and we are excited to be part of it. We have teamed up with two other local consultants to provide a series of Onboarding trainings, specifically for neighborhood commercial districts. Over four weeks, new managers will participate in three, two-hour weekly Zoom sessions each week—a total of 24 hours of training--...
New Guide for Individual Fundraising Campaigns
We are very excited to be working with old friend and client, Sheri Stuart, State Coordinator of Oregon Main Street, to revise and expand a handbook she created about membership fundraising campaigns for Main Street organizations. Sheri first created this guide for her managers in 2013. With the recent focus on using social media for fundraising, an update made sense. We will update and expand this guide in late spring and create a short webinar to introduce the...