Project Inclusion

Preparing volunteers for board governance to promote diversity and inclusion among nonprofit leadership.

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About Project Inclusion

Project Inclusion is an award-winning board governance leadership and development program sponsored by United Way of South Hampton Roads designed to advance diversity and inclusion on the boards of local nonprofits and institutions. Project Inclusion prepares participants to serve on local boards and commissions by sharpening leadership and management skills and growing their professional networks. 

Participants learn from local leaders about:

  • Boardsmanship

  • Fundraising

  • Cultural Sensitivity

  • Effective Communication

  • Fiscal Responsibilities

  • Community Mapping

  • Ethical & Legal Responsibilities

  • Conflict Resolution

  • Research & Technology Tools

  • Parliamentary Procedures

  • Image Building


Apply to Join the Class of 2022

Classes meet virtually on Tuesdays, February 8 - May 3, 2022 from 3 - 5:30 p.m. The cost is $125 (waived for African American Leadership Society members) and applications are due by December 15, 2021.
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For questions, please contact picoordinator@unitedwayshr.org.

Our Impact

13 weeks

of high-quality content on leadership and board governance

25 years

of advancing equity and inclusion

780+

alumni graduated from the program

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