Written policies and schedules for philanthropy-serving organizations to conduct a periodic review of board approved policies to make sure they are still current and relevant.
Some organizations are beginning to create policies that increase underrepresented groups providing goods or services to their organization. Sample vendor diversity policies are available from philanthropy-serving organizations.
A sample whistleblower policy that can be adapted for use by regional associations.
The Investment Management Code of Conduct for Endowments, Foundations, and Charitable Organizations outlines ethical responsibilities for the sound management of longer-term financial assets.
Compiled responses from a July 19, 2011 listserve query regarding when and how to support funder learning groups.
Do you have policies that you could share about foundation staff sitting on nonprofit boards, particularly if the policy addresses situations where that nonprofit is a grantee? We’re looking for something above and beyond a conflict of interest statement.
Our latest round up of all the best and latest association management resources including tips for onboarding volunteers, reviewing your organization's conflict of interest policy, how to create a social media playbook, and insights from congressional staffers on how best to approach them.
This publication outlines the law and factors related to conflict of interest and includes examples of situations that foundations regularly encounter.
These sample disclosure forms ask individuals to list their affiliations with other entities that might potentially affect their independent decision making in order to identify potential conflicts of interest based on an expansive definition of affiliated persons.
A sample conflict of interest form for independent private foundations.