Family SHADE

Enable. Empower. Enrich.

Enable. Empower. Enrich.

History and Governance


Family SHADE’s original Bylaws were officially adopted in November 2011 by an interim Advisory Board.  The Bylaws describe the governance structure of Family SHADE in detail. The Bylaws have since gone through some revisions and the most recent version is available for download below.

Family SHADE Bylaws BYLAWS 120716 Adobe Acrobat document [238.9 KB]

Strategic Plan

The  Advisory Board developed a strategic plan for the organization that outlines goals and objectives for Family SHADE through 2022. The strategic plan is available for download below.

Family SHADE Strategic Plan


The current members of the Advisory Board and Family SHADE staff are listed on the Board, Staff and Partners page.