Most academic scholarships go to the students best equipped to get to college on their own—those with 4.0 averages, a […]
Resources categorized under: "Supporting Your Foundation" Clear
Books for children on philanthropy, volunteerism, and related themes.
A guide by Foundation Source with step-by-step instructions and formulas for calculating a private foundation’s annual 5% distribution requirement.
A look at how capacity building can be used to develop unrealized potentials among foundation grantees.
Individuals and families who give back through private foundations and donor-advised funds strike a “grand bargain”: In exchange for abiding […]
This chart takes a look at administrative expenses for private foundations. It compares data reported by Council on Foundation members […]
Foundations may pay compensation for an insider’s personal services as long as the compensation is “reasonable and necessary.”
Foundation members often ask if family members may be compensated for their work on the foundation. The short answer is […]
As the end of the year approaches, you may be already charting your foundation’s course for the coming year. Before […]
Pointers for creating a clear and thoughtful mission statement for your private foundation and the benefits you can expect.