Resources

Information, research, and resources strengthen the nonprofit sector.

We have gathered some key resources that shed light on the different ways the nonprofit sector, volunteerism, and civic engagement support our society. We continue to monitor social trends, explore statistical information, and gather inspiring resources that support you in your day-to-day work.

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Guide

Evaluation 101 Workbook

This workbook will take you through the steps necessary to develop your evaluation plan, from assessing your preparedness to evaluate and introducing you to the topic a concept of evaluation to prepare a timeline and budget.

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Key Terms and Definitions: Evaluation

Some of the key terms and definitions used by evaluators.

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Purpose of Evaluation

Use this template to help create a purpose statement that will guide you in your evaluation efforts

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Stakeholder engagement

Use this template to determine how you’ll engage stakeholders and share relevant data and stories

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Stakeholder mapping

Use this template to think about the folks your organization wants to engage – who needs to know abou the program or service, who needs to be at the table, who could be a partner

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Other

Sample logic model 2

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Evaluation Framework for Volunteer Centres

Use this template to put all the evaluation pieces together and create a comprehensive data process

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Sample logic model 3

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Theory of Change Sample 1

A theory of change is a specific type of methodology for planning, participation and evaluation of social change initiatives

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Evaluation Framework Table

Use this template to build a table of outcomes, indicators, collection methods and reporting

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