Get on Board

Designed to educate young professionals on the nuances of sitting on a nonprofits board, while placing them on notable nonprofit boards in the Dallas Region.

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? Get on Board 2019 begins on Thursday, May 23, 2019, with a panel of participating nonprofits, with the second part, board governance training, taking place on Thursday, June 20, 2019.

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: Applications for Get on Board open on Thursday, May 23, 2019. Young Professional members will be able to complete the Get on Board Application and set the preference for participating nonprofits. Applications will close Friday, June 21, 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.

Learn more about Get on Board

Applications open on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at the Get on Board event. Register to attend and learn more.