Benefits of Having a More Diverse and Inclusive Board




This worksheet was created by The Denver Foundation's Inclusiveness Project ( to support organizations doing inclusiveness work.

Users are encouraged to customize the worksheet (both content and formatting) to meet the needs of their respective organizations. A Word version is attached. A writable PDF version is also attached.





  • Write down all of the benefits that you can think of for having a more diverse and inclusive board of directors. 
  • Before you begin, revisit Visualizing Greater Inclusiveness for a reminder of some of your initial reflections on this matter.
  • In addition to the points discussed in the module, think about benefits that might be specific to your particular organization. 






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