M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust


Helping grow high-performing nonprofit boards

The Murdock Trust Board Leadership and Development program offers executive directors and board members an opportunity to learn strategic principles for board health, including good governance, building an effective board culture, ensuring sustainability and envisioning a preferred future for the organization.

The Trust offers three programs

The programs combine cohort style teaching along with customized coaching. Organizational leaders receive training, tools, and templates to equip and encourage them in their journey toward board effectiveness.

Board Leadership and Development Faith-Based

Designed for Christians serving in organizations specifically motivated by a Christian mission.

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Green Room: Board Leadership for Leaders of Color

Designed to strengthen nonprofits by equipping individual leaders of color for board leadership.

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The Trust guides nonprofit organizations through every level of their development through grants and other resources.

The Trust has a wealth of knowledge and experience that can make all the difference to you and your organization.