The Reality Underneath the Buzz of Partnerships: The Potentials and Pitfalls of Partnering (11 Jan 2006 | Vol. 4 | No. 5)
Based on interviews with five American community foundations and 45 cultural organizations involved in 19 foundation-funded partnerships, this report identifies potential advantages and drawbacks of partnerships and outlines the implications for funders and grant recipients. The report indicates that both the funders and the cultural organizations believe that partnerships can build organizational capacity, expand and diversify audiences, and expand organizational networks.