Building a Dynamic Board

Building a Dynamic Board

Effectively working with your board is more art than science. Understanding governance structures is just one piece of the puzzle. Perhaps more important is how executive directors manage relationships with board members. This workshop will help executive directors and those in leadership roles develop strategies for tackling these issues head

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The Centennial of Community Foundations (Repost)

Reposted from the Council of Michigan Foundations. By Rob Collier on January 8, 2014. Rob Collier is president/CEO of the Council of Michigan Foundations. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=huEZk0eJAcE?feature=player_detailpage&w=640&h=360] Rob Collier talks about the 100th anniversary of community foundations and the leadership role they play in building communities. He recommends reading a special

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Nature of Humans

The Nature of Humans

by Dr. Teri Behrens, director of special projects and editor in chief of The Foundation Review at the Johnson Center for Philanthropy The extensive public discussion about the verdict in the Trayvon Martin case has again shown how far from a post-racial society we are. From my position as a

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