Board Elections: Thursday April 20th at Boneshaker Books from 6-8pm

Hey Net Impact Minneapolis!
Thank YOU!
Another big thank you to those who came out to our 2017 Annual Net Impact Fundraiser! We had a great time seeing you and learning about zero waste and waste minimization, and hope you did too!

Board Elections:
Liked what you saw at the event and want get more involved? Passionate about social and environmental impact and want to make a difference in the Twin Cities? Do you have ideas for events and initiatives that you want to pursue? Looking to work with a group of passionate, like-minded, and not to mention FUN individuals? Come on out to our Board meeting on Thursday, April 20! We’re holding our board elections, so meet the team, enjoy some appetizers, and see if there’s a spot that you’re interested in!

Date: Thursday, April 20, 2017
Time: 6pm-8pm
Location: Boneshaker Books (2002 23rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404)
RSVP: Just email so we can make sure to have enough food!

Q: What type of entity is Net Impact Minneapolis Professional Chapter?
A: Net Impact Minneapolis is a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit that works with the Net Impactnational organization to give life to our shared mission: “To inspire, educate, and equip individuals to use the power of business to create a more socially and environmentally sustainable world.

Q: What does the Board do?
A: In short, everything.  We are a working Board, there is no staff, so everyone brings their passion for sustainability and social impact and pitches in to bring to life the board members ideas for events and initiatives.  A few of the things we did over the past year: held an event on MN’s newly passed Benefit Corporation legislation, and B Corps, launched the sustainability mentoring program, held happy hour with the U.S. Green Building Council, Sustainability Speed Networking at Fulton, and lots of work on the national conference.

Q:  How many people are on the Board?
A: There are 4 officers (president, vice president, treasurer, and secretary) and up to 9 at-large members for a maximum size of 13.

Q: Who is eligible to serve on the Board?
A: Members in good standing are eligible to serve on the Board.  This means you must be a member of the National Net Impact organization and have the Net Impact Minneapolis Professional Chapter designated as your chapter.

Q: What if I’m interested in serving, but I’m not a member yet?
A: There is still time to join.  Just go here to join.  Remember to designate the Minneapolis Professional Chapter as your chapter.

Q: What if I have more questions?
A: Join us on the 20th at Boneshaker Books, details above.  Hope to see you there!

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