Governance & Board Development

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Released: 10/2012

This report explores the importance of foundations seeking to build diversity and create an inclusive culture in the boardroom.

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Released: 02/2018

This resource helps new and seasoned board chairs understand their 10 essential responsibilities and gain practical tips for carrying them out.

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Released: 07/2005

This guide has been designed to help board members and foundation managers in defining conflicts of interest.

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Released: 01/2006

This guide is an overview on the self-dealing law, including definitions, common problem areas, exceptions, penalties, and resources.

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Released: 11/2016

This guide offers thirty-three principles for sound and successful practice by charities and foundations in the United States.

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Released: 02/2005

This report looks at the composition and function of boards of directors in foundations formed from health care conversions, as well as how the foundations manage the investment of their assets.

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Released: 12/2013

This guide provides an introduction to tools and knowledge essential in your first years of service on the board of a foundation.

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Released: 01/2005

Find out how founders and their boards can address founder transition issues in this report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation.

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Released: 10/2013

A growing number of foundations and philanthropists have elected to give away their money by a fixed date rather than establish perpetual foundations.

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Released: 06/1996

Originally published at a time of many hospital conversions, this paper continues to provide helpful information on philanthropic options for the sale of hospital assets.

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