A partnership between two or more parties. MCEA Board policy B-9 states: any sponsorship and /or endorsement of a workshop, seminar, conference, or convention must have MCEA Board approval prior to publication.
Associated with another group or others as a principal or a contributor of capital in a business or a joint venture, usually sharing our risks and profits. Example: MN Literacy and MCEA ABE Summer Institute.
Working with another association or lobbying group in principal and contributing to legislative language or joint legislation. May also contribute capital in aligned lobbying effort. Example: MNAFEE and MCEA sharing lobbyist cost.