WILLMAR — The Willmar Area Community Foundation, in partnership with CommunityGiving, has been reaccredited with the National Standards for U.S. Community Foundation. This is the highest standard for philanthropic excellence in the nation.

To be accredited with National Standards, CommunityGiving and the Willmar Area Community Foundation had to submit policies and procedures in six key areas of community foundations operations for review, including donor services, investment management, grant-making and administration.

National Standards establishes best practices for foundations across the country. CommunityGiving at its partners have been accredited with National Standards since 2006.