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Strategic Alliances

The Strategic Alliances Seminar is an informative half day event that explores best practices as well as various types of collaboration being implemented today. 

A Request for Proposals was released at this session for organizations seeking to pursue Strategic Alliances in one of three categories: 1) Program-Based Collaborations, 2) back Office Consolidation, or 3) Restructuring or Mergers.

An application to participate in a Learning Circle that will allow small to mid-sized agencies to explore more deeply the prospect of pursuing a strategic alliance. The cohort participants will assess organizational readiness for collaboration and develop a plan for exploring options. The agencies will be supported through peer learning sessions and coaching.



Keynote Speaker: Cynthia Bailie, The Foundation Center

Workshop: Starting the Conversation Within Your Organization by Kate Dewey, Dewey & Kaye

Workshop: How to Find the Right Partner by Jo DeBolt, La Piana Consulting 

Workshop: Creative Collaborations - Impacting Your Bottom Line

Closing: Life After Restructuring - Real Stories

  • Pamela Truitt, The Patterson Foundation
  • Lois Mufuka Martin, Bethlehem Haven
  • Lee Ann Munger, University of Pittsburgh Center for Women in Business 
  • Walter Smith, Family Resources 

Date & Location

Tuesday, August 30, 2011 8:30 am to 12:00 pm
at Sheraton Station Square

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