VOLUME 31, ISSUE 4
Discover how the role of women in private clubs is evolving to reflect the role of women in society today. As women advance in leadership positions within businesses and other professions, they also play a key role in the decision to join a private club. In addition to more women becoming club members, they are also involved in club governance, serving on committee, boards of directors and as officers as well as in club management. Based on interviews with women in the industry, learn how women serving in leadership positions have impacted facilities, programming and, ultimately, the overall future of private clubs.
Clubs are taking on philanthropic pursuits beyond charitable tournaments by establishing club foundations or endowments. Take a look at case studies demonstrating the different approaches that clubs are taking. Learn how to navigate tax and legal issues related to charitable arms of clubs with easy-to-follow steps for setting up a fundraising program.
Understand the process for purchasing new insurance. This article provides guidelines that will alleviate undue pressure on club members, volunteers and club personnel and help avoid conflicts of interest—plus, a snapshot of the 2014 marketplace.
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