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Set Your Destination for Eval Central

Just this week, I discovered a fantastic new resource for program evaluators, or anyone else who geeks out on real-world research like me.  Eval Central is the place “Where Evaluation Blogs Intersect”, including great contributors such as the American Evaluation Association, EvalThoughts, and Evaluation Unsanctioned, as well

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The Top 10 Reasons Why I Enjoyed Attending “Evaluation 2013”

I recently traveled to Washington, DC for Evaluation 2013, that is, the annual conference of the American Evaluation Association. It was a great trip, filled with networking, new techniques, and resources that I could use to serve my clients better. As I reflected on the event while

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“Baby Steps” Towards a Strong Evaluation Culture

As an evaluator, a large part of what I’ve done in recent years is ask nonprofit professionals how they generally feel about program evaluation and measuring specific outcomes. These professionals typically identify some of the benefits of the evaluation process, but our conversations also reveal concerns such

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April 17, 2013 Outcome Evaluation and Results Based Accountability

Everyone says that we need to measure our program outcomes…but HOW? And why has this become so important to funding organizations and the public? Can we manage this with everything else we have to do? In this course, participants will learn to ask and answer critical questions

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May 31, 2012 Program Evaluation: Measuring Outputs vs Outcomes

Everyone says that we need to measure our program outcomes…but HOW? And why has this become so important to funding organizations and the public? Can we manage this with everything else we have to do? In this course, participants will learn to ask and answer critical questions

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January 19, 2012 Grant Professionals Association – Central Virginia Chapter Meeting

Join the Grant Professionals Association on Thursday, January 19th from 12:00-1:30 pm as we welcome Trina Willard from the Knowledge Advisory Group! “Using Measurement & Evaluation to Strengthen Funding Strategy” will address reasons why an effective evaluation is so important to the success and future sustainability of

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October 18th and 25th 2011 Effective Use & Portrayal of Evaluation Results

This course is about using your program results more effectively, not just filling in the blanks for grant reports! Uses include highlighting particular programs or areas of effectiveness that can help you leverage additional support and assist in sustaining your programs. The focus is on creating effective

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October 7, 2011 Rappahannock United Way: Outcomes Evaluation Workshop

Learn how to effectively communicate to community members and federations your programs’ impressive results!

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September 24, 2011 National Federation for Just Communities Conference

The Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities hosts the 2011 National Federation for Just Communities annual conference from September 23-25. Over 40 colleagues from Arkansas, California, Florida, Michigan, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma and Virginia will come together to learn, share, and collaborate. Date:

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Pro Bono Services Winner Announced!

Pro Bono Services Winner Announced!

Congratulations to Richmond-based nonprofit Comfort Zone Camp for submitting a winning proposal for pro bono services. CZC, a safe place for grieving children, will receive over $100K of marketing and organizational consulting services, provided by top companies, among them Knowledge Advisory Group. Other providers include: Madison+Main, Knowledge Advisory Group,

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