Effective nonprofit organizations are vital to the healthy development and quality of life in the community. Challenges and opportunities for growth are diverse, complex and often best addressed through multi-disciplinary and multi-organizational approaches.
The Strategic Alliance Partnership was created to support the exploration and formation of collaborations that would enable Toledo area nonprofits to achieve more efficient use of financial and human resources. The Strategic Alliance Partnership encourages community-level systems thinking to strengthen nonprofit capacity and improve service delivery. Since the process of forming partnerships can be complicated, the Strategic Alliance Partnership will make funds available for non-recurring costs associated with feasibility studies, professional or technical assistance fees, as well as staff and board training. Qualified applicant organizations must have a demonstrated track record in providing quality services, board and staff support from all participating organizations for the alliance and the organizational capacity to carry out the proposed project successfully.
Goals of Strategic Alliance Partnership funding:
Previously funded grant proposals included requests for: