Boards & Governance

Board members play a critical role in directing the strategic direction of foundations. The Council's board and governance resources will help board members become more effective by providing key tools and guidance essential to understanding the governance of foundations.

In-Depth knowledge on Boards & Governance

The basic legalities of board compensation, a sampling of the most common practices and a breakdown of the pros of both compensated and voluntary board service

Sabbaticals are not too uncommon in the nonprofit world for foundation executives or senior management. It can be a useful time to reflect on past accomplishments, revitalize, and gain renewed inspiration for future work.