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Rena Cheskis-Gold

Rena Cheskis-Gold is a demographer and the founding principal researcher at Demographic Perspectives, LLC, a consulting firm that provides demographic, survey, policy, and market research services for the non-profit, higher education, and businesses communities, and for public agencies. Rena and her team provide custom data and analysis for strategy to be used... (continued)

4Good

4Good exists to empower nonprofit organizations and social enterprises by connecting like-minded professionals and community members, and by empowering the sharing of a wealth of resources from which they may benefit.

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The Collaboration Menu: Choosing Your Entrée

In an era of growing demand and shrinking budgets, there is no better time for non-profits to explore collaboration as an innovative way to reduce operating expenses while maintaining, or even enhancing services. This resource will help you determine if collaboration is right for you.

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Understanding the Options: Collaboration Models for Community Organizations

Is your organization facing funding cutbacks, increased service demands, or government contract restructuring? This resource presents collaboration as a strategy for adapting to change. Specifically, this resource details 30 innovative suggestions for collaboration, experiences of other... (continued)

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Fiscal Sponsorship Comparison - Tides Center and Community Initiatives

This can be used as a template when comparing different fiscal sponsors. It is specifically a comparison between two leading fiscal sponsor in California, the Tides Center and Community Initiatives.

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Social Entrepreneurship Revisited

Social entrepreneurship is one of the most alluring terms on the problem-solving landscape today, and is in use even in the new Obama administration. The President is quite familiar with the term and has embraced a first-of-its-kind investment fund for social entrepreneurship.

http://www.ssireview.org/articles/entry/social_entrepreneurship_revisited

Taggedentrepreneurshipsocialnewinsightsprogramprivate independent foundationsprivate grantmaking foundationsphilanthropyvolunteerism & grantmaking foundationsGrant Making

Social Enterprise and Social Entrepreneurship

"Nonprofits have to recognize that they're businesses, not just causes. There's a way to combine the very best of the not-for-profit, philanthropic world with the very best of the for-profit, enterprising world. This hybrid is the wave of the future for both profit and nonprofit companies."

http://managementhelp.org/socialenterprise/index.htm

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The View From Olive Grove: Strategic Alliances

Strategic Alliances - Process & Approach

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GoodWORKSconnect Librarian

goodWORKSconnect.org is an online community space and virtual resource center created to help nonprofit leaders, staff, and board members from throughout Illinois, with special focus on the east central Illinois region, connect with new and old colleagues, share information, and learn from each other.

Kylie Hutchinson

Community Solutions assists organizations to deliver their programs and services more effectively and efficiently. We believe that excellence in program planning and evaluation leads to stronger organizations and positive change in our community.

Kylie Hutchinson, principal consultant, combines her formal education and expertise in program evaluation with... (continued)

Community Collaboration

This article provides a risk management checklist to consider before collaborating with private, public, or nonprofit sector organizations.

This article provides a risk management checklist to consider before collaborating with private, public, or nonprofit sector organizations.

http://nonprofitrisk.org/library/fact-sheets/collaboration.shtml

Taggedvolunteerdevelopmentevaluationorganizingmember managementcollaborations / mergersalliancestrainingplanningsatisfaction

Forming Alliances: Working Together to Achieve Mutual Results

Alliances make good sense for nonprofits, much of the time. But success with alliances requires that they be used wisely, and with a good understanding of which kinds of alliances will result in the best outcomes given the conditions and need. This guide will help you understand and strategically form alliances that work at a lower level of intensity.

http://www.fieldstonealliance.org/index.cfm

Taggedcollaborationpartnershipsnetworkingalliancescooperation

Collaboration Handbook

This is your complete guide to putting together a collaboration that gets results! You'll see how to get a collaboration going, define the results you're after, determine everyone's roles, create an action plan, and evaluate the results. Includes a case study, worksheets, and special sidebars with helpful tips such as what to do at your first meeting.

http://www.fieldstonealliance.org/index.cfm

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What is a Multi-tenant Nonprofit Center?

This article describes the growing trend of multi-tenant collaboration: nonprofits sharing space to increase collaboration and decrease costs. It reviews the strategic decisions involved in mission, real estate, building management, ownership, and financing when deciding to occupy this type of... (continued)

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Jonathan Peizer

Over two decades working in the nonprofit and philanthropic space most notably as the Soros Foundation’s first CIO and Internet Program Director. He is a Consultant, Social Entrepreneur, Author of the Dynamics of Technology for Social Change as well as numerous articles and manuals on technology, philanthropy and nonprofit capacity... (continued)

Building Meaningful Alliances With Other Nonprofit Groups

Transcript from online discussion with experts from the Nonprofit Finance Fund and other organizations about collaborating on programs, and creating alliances with other nonprofits.

http://philanthropy.com/article/Building-Meaningful-Alliances/63424/

Taggedcollaborationsalliancessocial scienceresearch institutes & public policy analysiscollaborations / mergersprogramprogram directornccs

Handout for the capacity mapping / resource matching meeting on 02 10 2011

From a meeting convened for an informal brain trust of philanthropic, nonprofit, and technology professionals who are interested in online tools that assist with capacity mapping and resource matching.

This is the handout from our 02/10/2011 meeting.

It includes a use case, with... (continued)

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Deborah Elizabeth Finn

I'm a consultant who helps nonprofits and philanthropies achieve their missions, mostly through strategic use of information and communication technologies. I am especially passionate about bringing unmet needs and under-utilized resources together seamlessly and about fostering the relationships and communities that make this possible. Follow me on Twitter at @deborah909.

Mona Jones-Romansic

Olive Grove is a network that leverages expertise, capital, and new ideas for philanthropists and nonprofit leaders to create a “vibrant and just society.” We choose to work with leaders who are willing to have challenging but productive conversations to create the momentum for transformative change.

Most consulting firms focus on developing proprietary... (continued)

Peer Networking and Community Change: Experiences of the Annie E. Casey Foundation

This report describes 19 peer networking activities in which the Annie E. Casey Foundation was a promoter, a participant or both. The report focuses on how the activities support the Foundation's interests in community change and improving philanthropic practice. Results include both... (continued)

Taggednetworkingcommunity improvement & capacity buildingmanagement & technical assistancecollaborations / mergersalliancesexecutiveother executive

Creating an Environment for Success: Mergers and Other Partnership Structures for Environmental Nonprofits

Institute for Conservation Leadership publication shares four success stories illustrating different forms of partnerships. The monograph covers five options for strategic restructuring (merger, joint venture, parent-subsidiary structuring, management services... (continued)

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Strategy Framework

Concise framework for communicating organizational vision, mission, aims and strategic priorities.

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Collaboration Criteria Sample

This is a living policy document for Vantage Point. It outlines the parameters within which we work with other organizations. If we are approaching a new relationship with another government, for profit or not-for-profit organization, we begin by reviewing this document with them to make sure our goals are aligned.<br>
The... (continued)

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Thomas Backer

Dr. Backer is President of the nonprofit Human Interaction Research Institute. Founded in 1961,
the Institute uses behavioral sciences strategies to help nonprofits handle innovation and change.
He also is Associate Clinical Professor of Medical Psychology at the UCLA School of Medicine,
and was Senior Fellow of UCLA’s School of Public Policy and Social Research... (continued)

Paula Harris

Greater Good Architects consulting firm empowers nonprofits to operate effectively and efficiently by developing healthy infrastructure and building thriving development and marketing efforts, allowing nonprofits to focus on their mission and better serve their clients.

Emily Davis Consulting LLC

Emily Davis Consulting creatively partners with not-for-profits and philanthropists on board governance, charitable advising, digital communications, and fund development. We serve our clients to leverage every resource possible that will benefit the organizational vision, mission, and goals.

We emphasize learning partnerships and... (continued)

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