Private Foundations

Whitepaper: Board Members as Champions of Great Governance

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Board members dedicate their time, talent and treasure to supporting charitable organizations in their quest to make a difference. Board members work with key stakeholders of all types to expand the effectiveness of the organization and ensure that its work is beneficial to the community that it serves. Strategies like diversity and inclusion make boards more relevant and connected. Tools for effective governance like by-laws, board member orientations, and inclusive fundraising campaigns support boards in upholding their fiduciary duties. Together, boards, staff, constituents and the broader community do the meaningful work of making our world a better place.

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