Recruiting Board Members


  • How many board members do we need?

  • How can we be sure we’re bringing on the right people to the board?

  • What are the qualities of an effective board member?


Data and Research

Information on board size is available in our Foundation Operations and Management Report


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

Recruiting Foundation Trustees: How to Identify and Find the Right People for Your Board


Additional Resources


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