As a leader of a community foundation, what keeps you up at night? Are you worried about providing for the immediate needs of your community? Or serving that community in perpetuity? Do you think about how you are embodying your community's values in your foundation's mission? Are you concerned about maintaining access to the resources you need to achieve your goals? There is no doubt that you have a lot to think about.

Russell Investments has worked with community foundations over the years to help them achieve specific investment outcomes. In this article, we discuss three key areas community foundation leaders and staff may consider in the process of meeting their day-to-day obligations. These are:

  1. Staying abreast of regulatory and accreditation changes
  2. Aligning your investments with your mission
  3. Finding the right investment provider

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