ERIC Number: ED234692
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Policy and Procedures, University of Rhode Island Foundation.
Leslie, James W.
A guide to policies and procedures of the University of Rhode Island Foundation is presented. Attention is directed to the following concerns: fund-raising policies, the act incorporating the University of Rhode Island Foundation, by-laws, dual signature system, nominating committee responsibilities and procedures, policy and guidelines for the management of endowments and other funds, committee operations, policy on the establishment of endowments, designation of the foundation as the patent management arm of the Board of Governors, financial policies of the foundation, guidelines for foundation gift disbursements and grants, stock donation guidelines, policy on boat acquisitions, and finance and audit committee procedures. The foundation's role is defined as encouraging and providing support from private sources for the university. The foundation has power to receive, take, hold, invest, administer, and care for any property, real or personal, that is conveyed. The funds may be used for such purposes as scholarships and loans, teaching, research, fellowships, lectureships, and investigations. (SW)
Descriptors: Administrative Policy, Administrator Responsibility, Agency Role, College Administration, Educational Finance, Endowment Funds, Financial Policy, Fund Raising, Governing Boards, Higher Education, Money Management, Private Financial Support, School Accounting, Trustees
21 Davis Hall, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881 ($2.50).
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Policymakers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Rhode Island Univ., Kingston. Foundation.