The Partnership Prize: Call for Nominations

We wanted you to be among the first to know about a very exciting opportunity to stimulate partnerships in the North Bay.  Nominations are now open for the first-of-its-kind Partnership Prize.

The Partnership Prize will recognize and reward exemplary North Bay partnerships focused on creating publicly beneficial economic, social or environmental value. We hope it will also stimulate future partnerships through the networking of North Bay organizations and the promotion of the Prize.

Here is some additional information about the Partnership Prize from the Program Organizer – Bruce Burtch. We encourage you to consider nominating your partnership project or to pass this information along to others that you know are engaged in effective and transformational partnerships:

Eight awards* will be given:

1) The Grand Prize: The most exemplary cross-sector partnership in the North Bay (1)
2) Cross-sector partnerships between organizations over 50 employees (three prizes, one each in Marin, Sonoma and Napa counties)
3) Cross-sector partnerships between organizations under 50 employees (three prizes, one each in Marin, Sonoma and Napa counties)
4) Nonprofit with Nonprofit organizations of any size (1)

*These are not monetary awards. Award plaques will be given and there will be extensive promotion of the winners through NorthBay biz magazine and other media and promotional outlets.

Here is the link to the nomination form. The deadline for nominations is Oct. 29.

The Partnership Prize awards ceremony will be part of the second annual Glowing Your Business partnership workshop on Friday, November 21st. Here is the link to the Glowing Your Business workshop information:

For further information, please contact Bruce directly at or 415-454-0839