About Get on Board

What is Get on Board? Get on Board is a two-part signature event of the young professional program designed to educate young professionals on the dos and don’ts of being on a nonprofit board. Once training is complete members of the DRC Young Professionals will have the ability to apply for a spot on select partner nonprofits from across the Dallas Region.

When is Get on Board? The second edition of Get on Board will kickoff on Thursday, September 26, 2019, at the YP Summit, with a panel of participating nonprofit.

Who should apply? Young professionals ready to connect passion with purpose and take the next step in their philanthropic journey by joining a board.

Application Process: The second round of applications for Get on Board opens on Thursday, September 26, 2019. Young Professional members will be able to complete the Get on Board Application and set the preference for participating nonprofits. Applications will close Thursday, October 31, 2019. Once applications close our internal selection will thoroughly vet all applications, before sending top candidates to participating nonprofits for their further review and board interview process.