Next Generation Leadership: Exploring Transition at the Andrus Family Fund

“How to involve a family that size was daunting enough, but the trustees faced another hurdle. Historically, the seats on the family boards had been filled by a handful of family members from a few family branches. The fourth-generation wanted to have a more democratic selection process, but could they suddenly and convincingly open the doors to the family’s philanthropies after decades of exclusion?”

Presents an account of the first 8 years of the Andrus Family Fund. Details the fund’s inception, principles, ideas, and programs to serve as a model for other family funds.

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Transitions in Family Philanthropy

This Content Collection encourages you to view upcoming transitions as an opportunity – to learn from where you’ve been, to envision a future built on that past, and to establish systems and practices that allow you to fulfill all the potential you can imagine. It’s the gift of family philanthropy – legacy and promise.

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