The Judith O’Connor Memorial Fund
Total Award: $1,000 over 1 year
To support The Judith O'Connor Memorial Fund, an endowment fund created by BoardSource to honor the legacy of its former President and CEO, the late Judy O'Connor. The fund will support two programs: The Judith O'Connor Lecture on Nonprofit Governance, which will honor outstanding leaders and thinkers in the nonprofit sector, and The Judith O'Connor Scholarship Fund, which will provide full scholarships for travel and fees for the BoardSource Leadership Forum to individuals in the nonprofit sector who could not otherwise afford to attend, especially early career individuals or those who enrich the diversity of the sector. BoardSource is the premier resource for practical information, tools and best practices, training, and leadership development for board members of nonprofit organizations worldwide. Through its highly acclaimed programs and services, BoardSource enables organizations to fulfill their missions by helping build strong and effective nonprofit boards.