High-performing nonprofits benefit from having a board of directors that functions as more than a rubber stamp.
The evaluation of nonprofit outcomes shouldn't focus exclusively on programmatic activity. Here's a look at what it means to take frontline work seriously.
Evaluating efforts to promote shifts in policy requires methods that are at once rigorous and flexible.
Civic Work, Civic Lessons discusses the importance of engaging in public service, especially for younger people.
The views of those who benefit from social programs offers insight into a program's effectiveness.
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A look at how to examine the effectiveness of community advocacy and representation.
Defining credible evidence has polarized into two camps that must be brought together to tackle social problems effectively.
The public debate around climate change is no longer about science—it’s about values, culture, and ideology.
A discussion of the ways in which growing numbers of communities are aligning resources and pulling together to create significant change on a community problem.
Root Capital and Acumen Fund propose a system for program evaluation that is akin to GPS.