Diversify Your Board

The changing demographics of our country are creating a workforce more diverse than ever. With that diversity comes the need for nonprofit, foundation, commission and corporate boards to be more inclusive and more representative of the communities and customers they serve. Diverse governing boards can help institutions better align themselves with the communities they serve, stimulate dialogue and innovation, improve strategic thinking and decision-making and expand networks of dedicated talent.

Who’s Eligible

Nonprofits or well established for-profit corporations, commissions or foundations in good standing with the following:

  • Bylaws
  • Directors/Officers liability insurance
  • Job description for Board members
  • Board structure (meeting schedule, etc.)

How to Apply

The application process requires the following steps:

  1. Complete the online application.
  2. Submit a copy of the job description for Board members.
  3. Submit proof of Directors and Officers Insurance.

Apply Today

If you have any questions about the application process or about the benefits of membership with AABLI please contact:

(213) 346 – 3291

Download Our Organizational Opportunities Brochure


Frequently Asked Questions

No. At this time the referral services and membership benefits are offered at no cost.

The process is based on human interaction so a set timeline does not exist. We encourage our member organizations to attend as many networking events, workshops and seminars so they may engage with our alumni in-person.

Absolutely not! The more referrals we can provide the greater impact we can make. We hope that you are so satisfied with the caliber of individuals that we refer that your organization will be open to recruiting more alumni for your board.