Wednesday, March 26, 2003

America's Most Prestigious Boards: Make no mistake, serving on the board of directors of a charitable institution is special. But what if you also had the opportunity to serve with the likes of actor Denzel Washington, American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault, or FedEx Founder and CEO Fred Smith? Worth magazine interviewed dozens of experts in the 20 largest metropolitan areas to compile a list of the 100 most prestigious nonprofit boards of directors. Worth is currently redesigning their website, so we have included the list of the nonprofits. A complete description of the institutions can be found in Worth’s March 2003 edition.
GuideStar Expands Horizons: Buzz Schmidt, and his new executive team at GuideStar have been very busy as of late, offering a new high-tech charity screening service, and a British version of their service.