The paper presented the separation of the economy into three sectors. The mutual relations between sectors were described, with a particular reference to the cooperation of non-governmental organizations and public institutions. The role of non-profit institutions in the proper and efficient implementation of the social function of the state was highlighted. The attention was paid to the importance of non-governmental organizations in the system of social security as well as to the significance of tasks undertaken in cooperation of public administration. The assessment of the quality of the conducted cooperation was conducted and the necessity of deepening it for mutual benefits, and the benefits of beneficiaries as well, was recommended.
This paper looks at the state of social security through the lens of the local cross-sector partnerships. The foundations of cooperation undertaken by NGOs and the local government have been determined. The analysis was made on the example of the cooperation between the city of Zielona Góra and the NGO sector in the years 2009-2013
The concept of social responsibility in non-governmental organizations The paper presents the idea of social responsibility, which is adequate for modern and efficient management of the enterprise. The analysis of the interdependence of the market and nongovernmental sector has been made. The article includes the presentation of the justification for the existence of non-profit institutions as the entities that bridge the gap between the sector of enterprises and the state. The attempt has been made to prove that the universal principles, typical of corporate social responsibility, could be also applied in the management of non-governmental sector entities.