Sample job descriptions for positions at a Corporate Foundation or Corporate Giving Program.
Sample board committee descriptions, including roles and responsibilities of committee members
Sample job descriptions for positions at Community Foundations.
Sample job descriptions for positions at private foundations.
A sample form used by a foundation's board of directors to evaluation the chief executive officer.
Online resource from Free Management Library, includes a guideline and agenda for board training sessions.
Sample conflict of interest policy, as outlined by the Internal Revenue Service.
Looking for advice on grant proposal writing? Explore a tutorial on the basics of writing a grant proposal from the Minnesota Council on Foundations.
Sample crisis communications readiness checklist from from Al Czarnecki Communications; focus on ten things to put into place prior to a crisis.
Amid the growing public scrutiny of philanthropy in recent years, legislators, the media and the general public are taking a closer look at foundations’ administrative expenses. This article offers some guidance to help foundations manage, benchmark and report their administrative expenses in ways that can effectively demonstrate and ensure they are spending their dollars wisely to fulfill the public trust.