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Achieving National Standards Compliance


Achieving confirmation and reconfirming compliance with National Standards is a rigorous process, guaranteeing that every community foundation that receives the National Standards designation demonstrates excellent philanthropic practice. This section of the National Standards website offers guidance and resources, and provides all requirements and documentation templates to help your community foundation prove its excellence.

The process was carefully developed by and for community foundations to ensure that all applicants receive a fair, consistent compliance review.

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