This list of annual to-dos for foundation boards is a great starting point. It includes actions that are legally required as well as those we recommend for Exponent Philanthropy members.
The blog post Ten Ways to Move Your Philanthropy From Transactional to Transformational is another great read when thinking about how to spend the time, talent, and treasure you have to dedicate to philanthropy. “Philanthropy is more than just transferring money,” write our Senior Program Director Andy Carroll. “It’s about using passion, knowledge, connections, dollars, and your voice to make change on important issues.”