Back to top
Back to top

Collaboration

Resource

Collaborative Philanthropy Playbook

Minnesota Council on Foundation's playbook for its members on its collaborative philanthropy model. It includes an overview of MCF’s collaborative philanthropy model; one-pagers about each component of the model; planning templates and guides for starting a network, working group or collaboration; other ways MCF can support peer learning and networking through program partnerships and a quick-start guide for its online community “The Hub.”
Resource

Guide to Collaborative Philanthropy

San Diego Grantmakers' Guide to Collaborative Philanthropy describes how they help their members efficiently and effectively form and sustain collaborations. It is based on best practices identified from published research as well as interviews with members, regional associations of grantmakers, foundations, and consultants across the nation.
Knowledgebase

California Endowment’s Building Healthy Communities

Publication date: 
07/2015
Building Healthy Communities (BHC) is a 10 year, $1 billion comprehensive community initiative launched by The California Endowment in 2010 to advance statewide policy, change the narrative, and transform 14 of California’s communities most devastated by health inequities into places where all people have an opportunity to thrive.
Find More By:
Resource type: 
Topic(s): 
Issue Areas: 
Resource

Changing Hearts and Minds: How philanthropy helped love win

Publication date: 
11/2014
n 2004, a group of foundations came together to create a funder collaborative in support of Freedom to Marry ’s state-by-state strategy to win marriage equality. Over the following 11 years, this unique collaborative and its funding partners invested a total of $153 million to support a wide range of activities across the country to change hearts and minds on a massive scale — and ultimately to deliver a historic win for equality and love.
Find More By:
Audience: 
Topic(s): 
Issue Areas: 
Resource

Learning from a Funders Collaborative: The Human Services Strategic Restructuring Pilot Project Follow-Up Study

Publication date: 
12/2013
In 2009, eighteen funders in northeast Ohio joined together in the Human Services Strategic Restructuring Pilot Project (the Collaborative) to examine how to support nonprofit organizations in strategic restructurings.
Find More By:
Audience: 
Topic(s): 
Issue Areas: 

Pages