On Board for Nonprofits

Interested in expanding your board? We’ll help you find a great fit and set you up for success. Since 2014, we’ve placed almost 300 candidates onto the boards of over 250 nonprofits.

Greater Washington Nonprofits
Application is open until September 29, apply here.

Greater Philadelphia Nonprofits
Application is open until October 13, apply here.

Twin Cities Nonprofits
More information coming soon for our Spring 2024 cohort

Why On Board?

  • Access to skilled business professionals
  • Ability to diversify board composition
  • Broadened corporate connections
  • “Board-ready” candidates
  • Access to new potential funding sources
  • Board training through participation in the Sorkin Center Nonprofit Board Training Program

Nonprofit Eligibility Requirements
Nonprofits interested in applying to the On Board program should:

  • Be a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and does not promote a specific religion, or religious or political beliefs.
  • Have a Board of Directors with an engaged board chair and regular board meetings
  • Have Directors and Officers insurance
  • Have a minimum annual budget of $500,000
  • Be in a position to take on new board members

For More Information
For questions or to receive information about applying for On Board, please contact Wendy Gualtieri at

“This was an excellent training which reaffirmed my own commitment to board service and helped me to assess how I can be a more effective board member.”