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YWCA of Greater Harrisburg, Harrisburg, PA United Way of the Capital Region, Enola , PA Firm Foundation of Pennsylvania Inc., Harrisburg, PA Community Action Commission, Harrisburg , PA Goodwill Keystone Area, Harrisburg, PA Tri-County OIC. Inc., Harrisburg, PA P.R.O.B.E., Lebanon, PA Harrisburg Area Community College, Harrisburg, PA
Type of Collaboration
Joint Programming - Involving or building on existing programs / services
Collaboration Focus Area
Community Development Education Human Services
Economically Disadvantaged Families Minorities
Year collaboration was established
Collaboration Prize Year
Goals Sought Through Collaboration
Expand reach and/or range of services / programs Serve more and/or different clients / audiences Leverage complementary strengths and/or assets
Circumstances Prompting Collaboration
Advance a shared goal Respond to a community need Competition for funding, donors and/or clientele
Community leader(s) / organization(s)
Nature of Funder Involvement
Number of Participating Organizations
Were Partners Added or Dropped?
Steering committee, broad membership
Lack of trust among partners Clarifying partner roles Coordination / integration of programs & services Addressing lack of staff or allocation of staff resources
Organizational Efficiencies and Effectiveness
Fund development - Access to new / more sources of funding Greater ability to allocate resources to areas of need - Greater ability for each partner to focus on core competency Greater ability for each partner to focus on core competency - Greater ability to allocate resources to areas of need
Greater coordination of services (less overlap, duplication, fragmentation) Increase in number of clients / individuals / organizations served