The CEO of Collington, Ann Gillespie, serves as President of the foundation. The President manages the operational activities. The Chair of the Board, currently a resident, leads the board. The board consists of eight resident members and three community members. Two of these members represent the Collington board of directors on the foundation board. All board members are approved by the Collington board of directors. The board meets quarterly, October, January, April, and July.
There are four standing committees on the board:
- A Finance Committee to review the budget and financial results.
- An Awards Committee to set policy and review all scholarships and grants.
- A Development Committee to support the director of philanthropy in communication, cultivation of donors and fundraising initiatives.
- An Executive Committee, to consist of board officers and other members as needed in decision-making.
The foundation is supporting Collington as it completes its long-range plans and in making ongoing and future capital improvements.
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The Collington Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Collington and every gift is important and will benefit Collington today and in the future.