Sunday, July 27, 2008

Nonprofit Law Podcast #41: Responsibilities of Foundation Board Chairs

Responsibilities of Foundation Board Chairs

Download: Nonprofit Law Podcast #41 (mp3, 8:31)



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Important responsibilities for board chairs (and other board members)

  • 1. Be Faithful to Mission
  • 2. Guide the Grantmaking Strategy
  • 3. Map Out the Future
  • 4. Stay Focused on Financial Oversight and Legal Compliance
  • 5. Master the Art of Facilitating Meetings
  • 6. Connect the Dots Between Committees
  • 7. Build a Board That Is Strong And Engaged
  • 8. Communicate with the Community
  • 9. Oversee Administrative Work
  • 10. Assess Performance


BoardSource, Ten Essential Responsibilities of Foundation Board Chairs
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