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A Key to Good Governance for Today’s Foundations. Last year the board members of a nonprofit were surprised when they learned about their chief executive’s compensation the same way everybody else did: splashed across the front page of a major newspaper. A few years before that, a state regulator challenged the size, composition and selection process of a foundation’s board, saying it did not reflect the founding donor’s intent.
Fiduciary standards applicable to foundation investments in Ohio
Philanthropy Ohio’s quarterly print newsletter features a cover story on two members who are serving on school district academic distress commissions as well as profiles of the new board members and 2017 philanthropy award winners.
A guide to election-related activities for 501(c)(3) organizations.
The Center for Community Solutions lays out the fiscal implications of an aging Ohio.
Learning Institute 2016 Session Resources - Grantmaking for the 21st Century
Society is best served when philanthropy can flourish and Congress and the nonprofit sector work collaboratively to advance the common good.
For that to happen, our lawmakers must understand the important role philanthropy plays in society—and how ill-conceived legislation can hinder philanthropy’s contributions. That’s why it’s so important for grantmakers to educate their lawmakers about the importance of philanthropy in their districts and states and across the nation.
Part of the Philanthropy Roadmap series, this guide aims to explain how diversity and inclusion can be used as practical considerations for getting better results.
Using data collected on the 300 largest U.S. foundations through a survey commissioned by The Commonwealth Fund in fall 2012, this essay reports on the current status of archiving in the foundation sector and recommends ways to improve policies and practices in an area that is too often overlooked.