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Governance

Join colleagues from across the country to hear about hot policy topics impacting foundations and philanthropy. This webinar is open to CNJG Members only.

Audience: All Funders

How to Be a Champion for Your Cause & Your Grantees

Audience: All Funders
Topic: Governance

Building on the highly informative conversation we had in October with Trenton’s Mayor Eric Jackson, we are pleased to convene a call with his chief of staff, Francis Blanco.

This event is for CNJG Members only.

Audience: All Funders

Researched and written in collaboration with GEO, this toolkit provides a fresh set of resources for grantmaker CEOs, evaluation staff, and senior leaders to use to engage their boards and trustees in conversations about the importance of strategic learning in their decision-making and deliberation processes.

Audience: All Funders
Topic: Governance

The Principles for Good Governance and Ethical Practice outlines 33 principles of sound practice for charitable organizations and foundations related to legal com

Foundation leaders have a unique opportunity to serve as powerful champions of their missions. Partnering with your grantees can amplify your impact. The following guide is designed to help you start having an honest conversation in the boardroom; a conversation about your foundation’s goals, approach, and, most importantly, vision for the future.

Audience: Board/Trustees
Topic: Governance

Benchmarking Foundation Governance shares data and infographics on crucial topics related to foundation governance — including composition, member expertise, structure, involvement, and characteristics of meetings.

Audience: Executive Staff
Topic: Governance

This toolkit includes a number of tools for Steering Committee Working Groups as they form, determine strategic direction, develop implementation plans, and identify measurement indicators.

Audience: All Funders
Topic: Governance

Strong leadership is critical for effective social sector organizations, yet the sector chronically underinvests in its leaders. This publication synthesizes findings from new research conducted by the authors and offers recommendations for grantmakers.

Audience: All Funders
Topic: Governance

The Standards for Excellence code provides a framework and step-by-step guidelines to achieve a well-managed and responsibly governed nonprofit organization.

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