STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS: HOW TO CREATE AND MAINTAIN INTERORGANIZATIONAL COLLABORATIONS AND COALITIONS

BETH ROSENTHAL
TERRY MIZRAHI

PUBLISHED BY THE EDUCATION CENTER FOR COMMUNITY ORGANIZING, 1994

As a service to organizers, educators, students and activists, we are making parts of this document available free of charges. Simply download and print out those sections of this 200+ Manual and Workbook. See the Table of Contents to view the scope of this guide.

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A. Table of Contents (Strategic Partnerships)
B. Chapter 1- Advantages of Coalition Building
C. Chapter 3- The 4 “C’s” of Coalition Building: Conditions, Commitment, Contributions, Competence
D. Chapter 4- Coalition Development- Chart from Formation to Termination
E. Chapter 5- Membership Recruitment and Cultivation
F. Managing Dynamic Tensions
G. Chapter 12- Termination or Transformation
H. Chapter 14- Coalition Success
I. Chapter 11- Leadership
J. Chapter 15- Coalition Failure
K. Chapter 16-Collaboration Assessment
L. Collaboration/Coalition Assessment Tool

COALITION SEMINAR ON VIDEO- A SERIES OF 6 LECTURES.

Below are 6 links in the order of viewing that will give you a complete set of lectures on forming and maintaining a Coalition/collaboration. These were made by Rabbi Robert Kaplan from the Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) of NYC and Professor Terry Mizrahi, from the Hunter College School of Social Work. It was produced by the JCRC and the Jerusalem Inter Cultural Center (JICC) and are generously provided by them for educational purposes. Many of the documents available from the Coalition Project of ECCO found above under Strategic Partnerships are referred to in the video. Feel free to download them. In order to view the Lectures you need to have QuickTime or Real Player installed on your computer. For any questions: email tmizrahi@hunter.cuny.edu  or rabbob@aol.com

PLEASE NOTE THAT IT MAY TAKE A FEW MINUTES FOR THE VIDEO TO UPLOAD. BE PATIENT.

Bob Kaplan's Presentation - Part 1, Unit 2.mov

Bob Kaplan's_Presentation Part_2_Unit_2.mov

Terry Mizrahi's Presentation_Part_1_Unit_3.mov

Terry_Mizrahi's Presentation Part_2_Unit_3.mov

Terry Mizrahi's Presentation_Part_3_Unit_3.mov

Terry_Mizrahi's Presentation Part 3 Unit_4.mov