This white paper provides a review of critical governance issues that foundations must consider to remain in compliance with prevailing and emerging laws and regulations. Readers can expect content focused on Trustee fiduciary responsibilities as relates to duties of care, loyalty, and responsibility.
Grantmaking foundations have a strong history of being created with honorable motives and operated with unquestionably high standards. Find questions and answers as well as sample policies to promote best practices and encourage the highest level of ethical governance for both public and private foundations.
In-Depth knowledge on Ethics & Accountability
Explains the federal tax law for organizations such as charities and churches that receive tax-deductible charitable contributions and for taxpayers who make contributions.
What do you do when a grantee—or potential grantee—asks someone on your board or staff to sit on their board? Does such a request constitute a conflict of interest? Are there times when such a situation can actually benefit one or both of the organizations involved?