News and Events
Announcing the 2017 Collaboration Prize. Are you a nonprofit using effective and innovative collaborations? Consider applying for the Lodestar Foundation’s 2017 Collaboration Prize. The application period runs from September 12 to October 20, 2016, with a grand prize of $150,000. Read more for details on submission qualifications and deadlines at www.thecollaborationprize.org
For examples of collaborations submitted for the Prize in past years, see the Collaboration Hub at GrantSpace.
Read about three finalists for the 2009 Prize in our Chattanooga Museums, Ready, Set, Parent!, and Crittenton Women’s Union case studies.
Save the Date for the Learning Summit on Nonprofit Strategic Restructuring. On October 20, 2016, Forefront will host a Learning Summit on Nonprofit Growth & Sustainability, including a thought-provoking conversation about how collaborative strategies can contribute to sustainability and growth. La Piana Consulting will provide a general introduction on best practices as well as real-life models of success. This free event will be held at the Chase Auditorium in Chicago. Registration information will be available in September.
Recent events and speaking engagements included presentations on nonprofit partnerships and collaboration for Inside NGO and the UCLA/Johnson and Johnson Health Care Executive Program, and a BoardSource webinar on the board’s role in advocacy.
Watch the Events page of our website or follow us on social media to find out where we’ll be next!
Think Ahead. Stay Ahead. Fall conference season is coming, and a new year is right on its heels!
Explore New Frontiers at Independent Sector Conference 2016, November 16-18 in D.C.