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National Center for Family Philanthropy

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Venue: Pew Charitable Trusts Conference Center

Address: Washington, DC United States

The Trustee Education Institute:  An Intensive Seminar for Family Foundation Trustees

Foundation Source Speaker:  Andrew Schulz, National Director of Community and Legal Relations

The National Center’s Trustee Education Institute provides a comprehensive introduction to all of the key legal, investment, ethical, grantmaking, and family dynamics issues facing family foundation board members. Featuring a faculty made up of National Center senior staff and highly respected philanthropy experts, this three day, intensive seminar will cover:

What does it mean to be a steward of both the public’s trust and your family’s legacy?

How do you bring your personal giving identity to the foundation’s collective grantmaking?

What are the qualities and responsibilities of effective trustees and exceptional boards?

How do you navigate family dynamics at the board table?

What essential legal rules do you need to know, and what are the more difficult ethical issues you may confront over time?

How can you grow into a leader for your family’s philanthropy and get the most from this truly special opportunity?

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