Six Board Appreciation Ideas to Show Your Appreciation

Board members are integral to the success of your non-profit organization. They are responsible for fundraising, overseeing as well as approving initiatives and campaigns and approving initiatives. So, when it comes to acknowledging their recurring contributions it’s important to let them know how much you appreciate them and their work. To help you achieve this, here are six unique and thoughtful ways to say thank you to your board members.

A personalized card is a traditional way to show gratitude, and you can personalize the message with a thoughtful note that speaks directly to the involvement of your board member. Include a small token of appreciation for an extra incentive to show your gratitude.

A video impact is a unique and innovative way to show the work of your board. You can even feature an individual who is a beneficiary or a member of the community to tell the story of how your board’s work has improved lives. Make sure to include your board members in the video by highlighting them throughout the video.

Create a recognition board to acknowledge small acts of kindness, such as helping a coworker out by assisting them with a project, or spreading positivity within the workplace. This is an excellent way to show everyone that everyone is important and will help foster an uplifting and positive workplace culture.

Honor your board members when they celebrate their anniversaries by giving them an award that is specifically suited to their many years of service. You can also give them an award to them at retirement, so they can begin their new chapter with optimism and enthusiasm.