Governance is becoming one of the key issues that funders and donors are looking at whilst conducting their due diligence, especially before funding non-profit organisations.

This workshop is designed to allow staff, managers, executives and directors of NPO’s to gain an understanding of these issues and positively apply them in their organisations.

The workshop covers:

  • The Third Sector Landscape
  • The concept of governance
  • NPO organisational structures
  • Governing Body Members roles and responsibilities
  • Codes of Good practice
  • Board effectiveness
  • The five phases of growth of an organisation.

Date:         Monday, 18 NOVEMBER 2019

Venue:     Toyota, Waterfront Terraces Block 1 (4th Floor)

                    Carl Cronje Drive, Tyger Waterfront, Bellville

Time:        Registration: from 09:00

Workshop: 09:30 – 12:30

Cost:          R950.00 per person. A 10% discount is offered for those organisations who wish to send three or more participants.

Faciltated by Malcolm Boyd who is widely known by the South African SME support fraternity, especially for his role as founding CEO of NAMAC Trust, which he developed from inception to employing well over 200 staff. NAMAC became internationally known and recognised as the leading Small Enterprise Development Agency. During his many years as a consultant in the field of business development, he has been director of numerous non-profit organisations in South Africa.

His experience ranges from owning his own consulting business, to being a director of a leading information supply company, to management consulting. He is currently the Managing Trustee and CEO of Third Sector Insights NPT.

His exposure to both for profit and non-profit organisations has allowed him to develop a greater understanding of the differences and similarities that exist between them and to apply this knowledge in these fields. He has a passion for excellence in the non-profit sector with particular focus on to Corporate Governance, Board Leadership, Executive Management as well as measuring the impact of interventions in this sector. He lectures at Stellenbosch University Business School and presents the governance module for the USB-ED NPO Management programme. In addition he facilitates the one day co-branded TSI and Institute of Directors in Southern Africa’s (IoDSA) one day programme on NPO Governance.

He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree from Newport University (USA), and has completed post-graduate studies at Harvard Business School, Boston USA, in the area of Governing for Non-profit Excellence and Strategic Perspectives in Non-profit Management. He graduated from Stellenbosch Graduate School’s Centre for Business in Society as a Certified Sustainability Assurance Practitioner. He holds a certificate in the psychology of leadership from Cornell University.


Tel: Cell: +27 72 630 5129                                                                                          

To register please email Yvette at