The documents on this page are digital versions of the materials we hand out to new Board members during our annual training session.
This packet gives an overview of SE Uplift, what to expect as a SE Uplift board member, and requirements for board service.
- Additional Resource: Guide to Nonprofit Board Service in Oregon – this guide from the Oregon Department of Justice outlines Board members’ rights, roles, and responsibilities.
2. Organizational Documents
These resources highlight the various documents that guide the work of SE Uplift’s Board and staff.
- SE Uplift Articles of Incorporation
- SE Uplift Bylaws – these are our governing documents; the rules by which we operate
- The ONI Standards – the Office of Neighborhood Involvement (ONI)* Standards are the regulations for Neighborhood Associations, Business District Associations, and District Coalitions to follow.
- *ONI is now the Office of Community & Civic Life
- SE Uplift’s 20-21 Grant Agreement with City of Portland’s Office of Community & Civic Life – SE Uplift is funded through this office, along with the six other district coalitions that provide services to neighborhood associations
3. SE Uplift Policies and Procedures
These resources link to various pages on our website that highlight policies and procedures relevant to board service.