20% discount for OCC members

ORCC supports its mission of activating higher education to place more students on a lifelong path of civic participation by partnering with Stylus Distribution to offer a 20% discount to member campuses on selected titles.

Additionally, Stylus is donating 20% of the price of each book to support the work of ORCC.

The Promise of Partnerships

Tapping into the College as a Community Asset

July 2005
More details
  • Publisher
    Campus Compact
  • Published
    13th July 2005
  • ISBN 9780972939430
  • Language English
  • Pages 110 pp.
  • Size 6" x 9"

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.


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