Purpose: In Boards We Trust

Purpose: In Boards We Trust

Ready to chat in the café car? Travel with us for the third webinar in CAPLAW’s Conductor Series, focused on CAPLAW’s animated board training video Purpose: In Boards We Trust. In this webinar we broke out into small groups to hash out the fiduciary duty...
Public CAA Boards

Public CAA Boards

Tripartite boards of public Community Action Agencies (CAAs) face unique challenges in overseeing programs funded by the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) and other sources. While their relationship with local government provides lines of communication to...
Tools for Top-Notch CAAs: Governance + Financial

Tools for Top-Notch CAAs: Governance + Financial

This six-section toolkit is intended to assist boards and management in their collaborative efforts to build well-governed and effective Community Action Agencies (CAAs).The toolkit includes case scenarios and examples to help you understand and apply the principles...
All a-Board! Series: Board Chair Role and Responsibilities (People)

All a-Board! Series: Duty of Loyalty (Purpose)

Understand the great responsibility of being a board member through the lens of the duty of loyalty: each board member’s obligation to place the interests of the CAA before their personal interests. Learn how to identify and address conflicts of interest,...