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The board building cycle nine steps to finding, recruiting, and engaging nonprofit board members by Sandra R. Hughes

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Published by National Center for Nonprofit Boards in Washington, D.C .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Boards of directors -- United States.,
  • Nonprofit organizations -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesNine steps to finding, recruiting, and engaging nonprofit board members
Statementby Sandra R. Hughes, Berit M. Lakey, and Marla J. Bobowick.
ContributionsLakey, Berit M., Bobowick, Marla J., National Center for Nonprofit Boards (U.S.)
LC ClassificationsHD2745 .H84 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination52 p. :
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6899457M
ISBN 10158686002X
LC Control Number00708901

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