First-Ever $250,000 National Nonprofit Collaboration Prize Contest Ends in Tie Between Two Successful Mergers
As part of the Awards Ceremony, all eight finalists provided highlights about what made their collaborations so successful. A list of the 120 quarter finalists will be posted on the Collaboration Prize Web site on March 9 and a video from the award luncheon will be posted online on April 1.
To set up interviews with Lodestar, the AIM Alliance or contest judges and prize recipients, contact Yasmin Hamidi at firstname.lastname@example.org or (212) 584-5000 x 227. For more information on The Collaboration Prize, visit www.thecollaborationprize.org.
The Lodestar Foundation is a grantmaking organization devoted to maximizing the growth and impact of philanthropy by efficiently and effectively leveraging philanthropic resources. Based in Phoenix, Arizona, the Foundation provides funds nationally and internationally to organizations that support its mission. The Lodestar Foundation was established in 1999 as a support foundation of the Arizona Community Foundation. Please visit www.lodestarfoundation.org for more information.
The Arizona-Indiana-Michigan (AIM) Alliance is a collaboration composed of The Lodestar Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Innovation at Arizona State University, the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University, and the Johnson Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership at Grand Valley State University (Michigan). The work of the AIM Alliance started in 2003 and is dedicated to furthering the sector by improving nonprofit management practice, generating and sharing scholarly and practical knowledge, increasing communication and collaborating on research.
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