Merger has gone mainstream in the nonprofit world. But this doesn’t mean that mergers are foolproof, or even the right solution to all problems. If you are considering a merger, thorough programmatic, operational and financial analysis can help clarify the potential for a successful merger.
Nearly every nonprofit has realized a need to form partnerships to meet their mission. These partnerships can enable organizations to serve more people, serve them better, operate more efficiently, or raise the profile of important issues. Partnerships can also be frustrating, time-consuming and sometimes ineffective.