How to Fund Place-Based Partnerships, if We Want Them to Work
Alexandra Chan, Claire Knowlton and Elise Miller, Nonprofit Quarterly
October 26, 2021
Description / Summary
During the early days of COVID in March 2020, members of Rocky Mountain Partnership, a place-based partnership dedicated to driving economic and social mobility for its community members, flexed their collaboration muscles to coordinate a response to quickly evolving community needs in the Denver area. Long-standing relationships and shared systems meant they could quickly coordinate everything from food delivery to childcare for essential workers. Wouldn’t it be wonderful if children and families had this kind of thoughtful and efficient support all the time – not just during times of crisis?