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The Promise of Partnerships
Tapping into the College as a Community Asset
Paperback: 9780972939430 / $23.00
Published: July 2005
Campus Compact

110 pp., 6" x 9"
Language: English

Designed specifically for community-based organizations, The Promise of Partnerships offers straightforward guidance on how to tap into the resources and expertise of local colleges and universities. For the first time, organizations can gain inside information on making contact with the right people on campus, refining the planning process to ensure that they are true partners in any enterprise, working with students and faculty, and building long-term success. Examples from the field cover a range of partnership activities, from recruiting and training effective volunteers to establishing multimillion-dollar alliances. In addition, each section of the book includes practical tools such as tips, checklists, and best practices.

Table of Contents:


Chapter 1: Working with College Students

Chapter 2: Campus Resources and Working with Faculty

Chapter 3: The Practice of Partnering

Chapter 4: Building Sustainable Partnerships

Chapter 5: Assessing Partnerships

A Glossary of Higher Education Terminology



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