Latinos LEAD is now accepting applications for participation in DELI 2.0, an initiative to deliver governing board inclusion services to California-based nonprofit organizations in the Climate & Conservation sector. Please follow this link to begin the application process.

DELI 2.0 Board Inclusion Services Provide:

  1. Free Inclusion Blueprint workshops. These workshops are based on a detailed and customized Inclusion Map, which analyze the organization\’s operations and its governing board recruiting and practices to identify opportunities for improving inclusion outcomes. Learn more about this service here.
  2. Reduce fees for governing board member recruiting. Organizations that successfully complete the Inclusion Blueprint process will have the option to engage Latinos LEAD to carry out targeted governing board recruiting services at a significant discount. Learn more about this service here.

Click here to view the Request for Applications, which provides more information about DELI 2.0. DELI 2.0. is made possible through grants from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation and the Ford Foundation.

About Latinos LEAD

Latinos LEAD (Latinos for Leadership Excellence And Diversity) collaborates with Climate and Conservation nonprofit organizations in building more inclusive governing boards and prepares and recruits qualified Latinos for nonprofit governing boards. Pursuing this mission will significantly advance Latino professional and community development, improve charitable sector outcomes, and contribute to a better quality of life for all Americans. Learn more about their recent initiative DELI 2.0. to verify that your organization is eligible for free board inclusion services.


Ready to LEAD is a series of three webinar modules designed to prepare Latino professionals for effective nonprofit board service. Webinar Instructors facilitate fast-paced interactive sessions for small cohorts of seasoned professionals. Comprehensive handbooks and toolkits provide resources to support ongoing individual professional development in nonprofit strategy, management, and community leadership.