Foundation Operations Resources
Learn more about current issues and new trends in the field of health philanthropy.
Information on board development, board-staff relations, hiring the right team, compensation, conflict-of-interest policies, and other topics.
Information on developing an investment policy for your foundation.
Position descriptions, compensation levels, using consultants, and information on grants management software.
Look here for guidance on developing a mission, defining grant guidelines, reviewing proposals, launching a strategic initiative, and other bread-and-butter issues.
Learn more about nontraditional funding strategies by browsing frequently asked questions, a resource list, and suggested readings.
Resources and insights on evaluating everything from individual grants to the foundation's effectiveness in achieving its mission.
Telling a foundation's story to the public, the press, and potential partners.
Review GIH's surveys and reports on the formation and characteristics of new health foundations.