The Struggle to Survive: The Power of Partnerships in the Quest for Nonprofit Sustainability
Keywords:Family courts, governmental funds, funding nonprofit organizations
AbstractThis article provides information about a Youth Service Bureau’s (YSB) experience in collaborating with court officials to expand services and a subsequent funding base. YSBs, like many other nonprofit human service agencies, have found that partnering with local governmental officials, especially judges, can enhance sustainability. Implications for strengthening partnerships between local nonprofits and county judges are discussed.