Good Governance: A Guide for Directors of Canadian Foundations
This revised version of the popular PFC Governance guide has been redesigned as a user-friendly workbook for current and new directors of Canadian charitable foundations. The updated version features checklists and a new Resource Map to help you find the resources that are most useful to your needs. This guide is an indispensable and practical tool for all board members of charitable foundations.
Available to purchase in hard copy from PFC at $30 per copy for members and $40 for non-members. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Resources from the National Center for Family Philanthropy (US):
- The First Year: Tips and tools for the new family foundation CEO, 2012.
- Twelve qualities of the good trustee, 2014.
- The basic rules for governing a family foundation, 2014.
- So you want to be a family foundation trustee? 2014.
Family Foundation Boards FAQ, Exponent Philanthropy.
Ten Essential Responsibilities of Foundation Board Chairs, 2008. Board Source and the Council of Michigan Foundations. A list of 10 essential responsibilities for board chairs, practical tips for carrying them out, and recommended reading.
Beyond Compliance: The Trustee Viewpoint on Effective Foundation Governance, 2005. Center for Effective Philanthropy.