Government/Foundation Relations: A Conceptual Framework and Evidence from the US Federal Government’s Partnership Efforts
by RAN Member Stefan Toepler and Alan Abramson VOLUNTAS: [...]
Collaboration and partnership are well-known characteristics of the nonprofit sector, as well as important tools of public policy and for creating public value. But how do nonprofits form successful partnerships? From the perspective of nonprofit practice, the conditions leading to collaboration and partnership are seldom ideal. Nonprofit executives contemplating inter organizational cooperation, collaboration, networks, partnership, and merger face a bewildering array of challenges.