September 2001

Board Orientation Program to be held in Portland in October

Board members from all market-based organizations are invited to participate in the Catholic Health Initiatives Market-based Organization Board Orientation Program, designed to help board members fulfill their important role in ensuring the future viability of the Catholic health ministry.

The next session of the orientation program is scheduled for October 26-27 at the Portland Marriott City Center in Portland, Ore. The goal of the orientation is to provide deeper understanding, knowledge and appreciation of:

·The Catholic health ministry.
·Catholic Health Initiatives’ roots and heritage.
·Catholic Health Initiatives’ mission, vision, values and strategic priorities.
·Board members’ roles and responsibilities.

The program is also designed to enhance relationship building and communication with the national staff and among board members throughout the market-based organizations.

For more information or to register, contact Lynn Smith at 303/383-2640 before October 12.