The Lawrence Foundation was initially funded in 2000. At the time, we had very little investment experience. We went through a fairly long and methodical process to learn about investing and to identify the investment manager that we would work with to manage our foundation assets. Some of the material we used or developed during this process follows:
Below is our Investment Policy Statement (IPS), Policy Conflict of Interest and Policy Shareholder Advocacy documents.
A background about our experience of forming and running a family foundation, as well as our views about the future direction of philanthropy is available below.