Get On Board

Saturday, February 5, 2022

8:30 am to 2:30 pm Ochsner Baptist Auditorium

Get on Board is a single day workshop providing knowledge and skills to current board and staff members and those that wish to join a nonprofit board in the future.

The fee includes engaging presentations and interactive role-playing with nonprofit experts along with breakfast and lunch, snacks, and beverages. JLNO will also work with other nonprofits of whom are looking for enthusiastic, trained volunteers to serve on their boards.


$150 per participant

To Register for the 2022 Get on Board Day, please click HERE.

Payment for the event must be received on or before February 5, 2022. If you are paying for more than one attendee and would like to send a check, please email the names of your attendees to and mail, or drop-off, a check for the appropriate amount to JLNO’s Headquarters at 4319 Carondelet Street, New Orleans, LA 70115.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship opportunities start at $500.

Click here for more information about sponsorship.

To be a Sponsor of Get on Board 2022, please click HERE.

Each 2022 trainee will receive a contact list of local nonprofit organizations at the conclusion of the training.


Non-Profit Partnership

Click here to register your nonprofit if you are looking to fill seats on your board.

All attendees will walk away from the training with access to digital copies of each session, giving them the tools to serve on a non-profit board knowledgeably and effectively; making them an asset to the organization they choose to serve.

No refunds for cancellations or no shows.

Please reach out to our co-chairs, Leslie James and Shannon Nunez,, for questions or more information.

The schedule for the 2022 event can be viewed HERE.

Our 2022 speakers:

  • Sonny Lee, Son of a Saint
  • Melissa Sawyer, Youth Empowerment Project
  • Elaine Garvey, Elaine Garvey Coaching and Consulting LLC
  • And more! (a full list of the 2022 event speakers’ and panelists’ bios coming soon!)

A list of the speakers and their bios for the 2022 event can be viewed HERE.


Thank you to our 2022 Sponsors!