Board Responsibilities


  • What is the role of the board chair?

  • What are the legal duties of an individual board member?

  • What are the key board responsibilities related to staffing the foundation?

  • What are the roles and responsibilities of foundation board members?

Tear Sheets


Data and Research

Additional data is available in our Foundation Operations and Management Report


Primers offer key information for individual, family, and small-staffed foundation donors, distilled into 10 to 20 pages and available for download from our Store.

Legal Essentials for Small Foundations
How to Avoid Self-Dealing


Additional Resources


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