Board Compensation


  • What does a trustee compensation policy include?

  • How many foundations few or no staff compensate their trustees?

  • How do we determine what is "reasonable compensation"?

  • Is it legal for a foundation to compensate board members for routine board service?

  • What factors might we consider when deciding whether to compensate trustees?

  • Do we need a trustee compensation policy?


Data and Research

Additional data is available in our Foundation Operations and Management Report

Additional Resources


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