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News & Updates

BoardAssist announces the grant of two new governance awards

BoardAssist is pleased to announce the grant of two governance awards in honor of two BoardAssist board members who are retiring this year.  Ellen P. Simon and Hugh R. Frater have each provided exemplary service for many years to BoardAssist …

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BoardAssist featured in an October 4, 2016 Wall Street Journal article on board service

“More than 1.8 million [nonprofit] board seats turn over annually, estimates Cynthia Remec, executive director of nonprofit BoardAssist, which matches potential directors with nonprofits.

Charities, foundations and universities increasingly are looking for more than just “give and get”—money from board …

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BoardAssist announces their new citywide Young Professionals Leadership Council

BoardAssist is pleased to announce the formation of their new citywide Young Professionals Leadership Council (YPLC).  Last fall BoardAssist launched a junior board matching program to engage the countless outstanding millennials who approach BoardAssist for board seats every day.  What …

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BoardAssist announces their new Young Professionals Board

BoardAssist is pleased to announce the formation of its new Young Professionals Board (YPB), a team of millenials helping BoardAssist with everything from social media, marketing and advertising to strategic partnerships, public relations and programming. Founding YPB members include Sri …

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BoardAssist featured on Fox Business News

Fox Business News featured BoardAssist in a two minute video – describing BoardAssist’s services, as the leading New York nonprofit board matching service as “absolutely vital” – and detailing how simple it can be to find and choose a perfect …

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BoardAssist quoted in Wharton Magazine on How to Properly Approach Nonprofit Board Service

From the article…

Along with contributing your professional talents for a good cause, nonprofit board service also offers a way to hone new skills. Cynthia Remec, executive director at BoardAssist, a leading personalized board recruiting resource for the nonprofit …

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BoardAssist quoted in Software Advice article on Why People Join a Nonprofit Board

From the article….

Cynthia Remec is executive director of BoardAssist, a nonprofit that matches potential board members with other nonprofit organizations, and then tracks the success of every match made.

“People [considering joining a board] are willing to be generous …

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Career Attraction shared BoardAssist’s article: Planning Your Next Career Move? Don’t Forget to Join a Nonprofit Board

As the Executive Director of BoardAssist, New York’s leading personalized board recruiting service, I receive a steady stream of inquiries and referrals from job coaches nearly every day.  Why? Because it’s their job to help you find yours, …

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BoardAssist Executive Director to speak at Prep for Prep Conference April 11

BoardAssist Executive Director Cynthia Remec is honored to be speaking at Prep for Prep’s April 11 conference at the Time Warner Center.  Her topic:  Finding the Right Philanthropic Leaders for your Nonprofit.  For more on the conference, click here.  …

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BoardAssist Executive Director named a Global Women’s Champion

Africa.com shared the news that Cynthia Remec, Executive Director of BoardAssist, will be honored as a Global Women’s Champion by the Global Connections for Women Foundation at the Harvard Club of New York. Fellow honorees include a Nobel Peace Laureate, …

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