Propel Greenville, a collabative initiative between the Greenville Chamber and the United Way of Greenville County, is a six-week board training and executive leadership program. Propel Greenville exposes participants to integral elements of board membership and prepares them for effective board and committee service.
It is our goal to support non-profit agencies by equipping leaders to take active roles in community boards and committees. The 2022 dates and topics are listed below. Propel Greenville sessions will meet in person at the United Way of Greenville County from 2:00 - 5:00pm and also delivered in a hybrid option for participants who are unable to attend in person.
Session I - Board Basics & Intro to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (October 11, 2022)
Session II - Fundraising & Marketing (October 18, 2022)
Session III - Finance & Legal Responsibilities (October 25, 2022)
Session IV - Fiduciary & Risk Management (November 1, 2022)
Session V - Lessons Learned from Board Members & Graduation
(November 8, 2022)
Session VI - Agency Fair (November 15, 2022)
For questions or additional information, please contact Kate Malewich at firstname.lastname@example.org.
By completing and submitting this application, if selected, you are expected to:
Attend and fully engage in all program sessions which will be delivered in an in-person and hybrid (virtual) format.
Complete the on-boarding information provided upon acceptance to confirm your space in the Propel Greenville class.
Pay the full program fee of $500 in full prior to the beginning of Propel.
Complete the entire Propel Greenville application, including all questions, volunteer history, references, supervisor's signature, etc. as this information will be used during the selection process. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
NOTE: Application responses cannot be saved in this application. Please complete your applicaiton in one sitting. It is helpful to compose your essay responses in a word document and then copy/paste to the application.