WHO CAN BE A MEMBER?
Community-based organizations that provide services or programs to residents or communities in the Jefferson Area are encouraged to join our Jefferson Collaborative. There is no cost; however, members are asked to attend Collaborative programs and events as well as engage with Collaborative Action Teams and Initiatives.
To be considered for Collaborative Membership, your organization must meet the following criteria:
Attend at least one Collaborative event or program per year other than the Jefferson Forum
Your program(s) may not compete with any activities of Jefferson Hospital or the Allegheny Health Network
Organizations serving the Jefferson Area Communities are welcome to apply to become a member of the Jefferson Collaborative. A list of benefits is below:
NETWORKING! Participation in Collaborative meetings, initiatives and pilot programs with an opportunity to provide feedback
Submit updates and other content to the Collaborative Newsletter
Recognition at the Jefferson Forum, future versions of the Jefferson Community Directory and Collaborative communications
Advance access to data, reports, and other products of the Jefferson Collaborative
Mini-Grants to support initiatives serving the Jefferson region
Lead or serve on Action Teams or project-based initiatives
Priority preference for “Spotlight Presentations” at Collaborative meetings and in the Collaborative newsletter
Use of Jefferson Collaborative name in grant proposals and fund-seeking activities
COLLABORATIVE MEETINGS AND PROGRAMMING
The Jefferson Collaborative holds regular meetings throughout the year. These meetings and other events and programming are featured on the events section of the website.