CommunityIMPACT, Inc.

Board Member Responsibilities

Board Member Responsibilities

For the Board to function effectively as a corporate person, each Board member must fulfill their unique role for which they were selected to be on this Board.



  1. Before agreeing to be on the Board each prospect will understand and accept their unique role and responsibility;
  1. Board members will:

a.  Participate in the new member orientation prior to the first meeting;

b.  Pray daily for the ministry impact of CommunityIMPACT, Inc., the staff, Board members, partners, and Values Owners;

c.  Attend all meetings with appropriate preparation and active participation;

d.  Serve on task groups as deemed necessary by the Board;

e.  Understand and abide by the CommunityIMPACT, Inc.’s governance policies;

f.  Be informed with national, regional, state, and local issues that may strategically impact CommunityIMPACT, Inc.;

g.  Be informed about the means CommunityIMPACT, Inc. uses to achieve the Ends;

h.  Participate in activities designed to improve board effectiveness (i.e. creative, educational, and social events);

i.  Participate actively in the Values Owner connection process;

j.  Be a donor of record year to CommunityIMPACT, Inc. (the demonstration of financial support, rather than the amount of the contribution, is of principle importance);

k.  Noncompliance of the Board Member Responsibilities policy may result in removal from the Board in accord with the Discipline Process for Policy Violations (III.F).




Adopted:  August, 2007  |  Modified: January, 2008  |  Printed: January, 2013