The Ohio Transformation Fund (OTF) wants to change its state's justice system from one of mass jailing, particularly of young people and people of color, to one based on stable families, economic security, and access to health care and education. It began with the vision of a national funder building a model together with local funders and key partner organizations.
- Collaborations should be a funnel to support work, not an extra layer or wall between funders and the organizations Tweet
- Make it easy to participate by setting reasonable thresholds for money and time Tweet
- Play to one another's strength and approach the collaboration as a learning opportunity and not as a chest with all the answers Tweet
- Tweak as needed - collaborations should stay flexible and change as you go Tweet