The power of the Forum Network is the expertise, insight, and advice that is shared among the 250+ staff nationwide. But while listserve discussions and phone conversations are useful, there is nothing like meeting face-to-face with the only people who really understand the work that you do every day. During this extended session you will get to know your colleagues as more than just voices on a conference call!
Sample Public Policy committee charters from PSOs.
Sample descriptions of RA affinity groups working on policy.
Compiled responses from a May 31, 2011 listserve query regarding funder networks operating in cities or small regions.
During this informal call, you will have the opportunity to talk and strategize with your peers about how to make your government relations committees more effective.
Sample documents regarding regional association committees, including committee descriptions, scope of responsibilities, and term limits.
Sample documents regarding policies regarding funder working groups and affinity groups.
Sample board committee descriptions, including roles and responsibilities of committee members