ERIC Number: ED197021
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Stimulating Joint Urban Ventures: Community Organizations and Organized Philanthropy: A Trust-Inc. Study on the Funding of Public-Private-Voluntary Partnerships for Comprehensive Community Development in Chicago.
Trust, Inc., Chicago, IL.
This study focused on the role of constituency-based community organizations as a key element in revitalizing the neighborhoods of Chicago and on the need for strengthening their capacity in partnerships with the private sector and with the government. The study activities included discussions by a committee of 41 people from corporations, foundations, government, and community organizations; an open meeting; and a presentation before the Chicago Contributions Discussion Group. Part I of this report presents the nature, structure, and functions of community philanthropic organizations. Part II presents recommendations for actions to stimulate increased funding for these organizations and their activities. (MK)
Descriptors: Community Change, Community Development, Philanthropic Foundations, Private Financial Support, Public Support, Urban Areas, Urban Environment, Urban Improvement, Urban Problems
Trust, Inc., 53 W. Jackson Blvd., Room 235, Chicago, Il 60604 ($6.00; $3.00 for nonprofit organizations).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Trust, Inc., Chicago, IL.
Identifiers - Location: Illinois (Chicago)