Evaluation

Knowledgebase

Benchmarking Foundation Evaluation Practices

Publication date: 
09/2016

Developed in partnership with the Center for Evaluation Innovation (CEI), Benchmarking Foundation Evaluation Practices is the most comprehensive data collection effort to date on evaluation practices at foundations. The report shares data points and infographics on crucial topics related to evaluation at foundations, such as evaluation staffing and structures, investment in evaluation work, and the usefulness of evaluation information.

Find More By

Resource Type 
Knowledgebase

Evaluation Principles and Practices: An Internal Working Paper

Publication date: 
12/2012

The purpose of this document is to advance the Hewlett Foundation’s existing work to make their evaluation practices more consistent across the organization. They hope to create a more common understanding of their philosophy, purpose, and expectations regarding evaluation as well as clarify staff roles and available support.

Find More By

Resource Type 
Topic(s) 
Knowledgebase

Your Toolkit for Successful Evaluations

Publication date: 
05/2010

This resource has been designed and assembled by the Macro International evaluation team with the support of the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation as a starter kit to promote the integration of effective evaluation into grantmaker education programs.

Find More By

Audience 
Topic(s) 
Jun
05
2017

IPA/GIFT Northeast Regional Forum

Monday, June 5, 2017 |
10:00am to 3:00pm
Location Title: 
Grand Wayne Center

Join the 2017 IPA/GIFT Regional Forums, which are taking place at five different locations throughout Indiana from June 5 through 9. Grantmakers are encouraged to attend and to invite strategic nonprofit and community partners who may benefit from the Results-Based Accountability (RBA) framework. RBA is a simple but powerful tool for moving groups from talk to action around shared goals. 

Find More By

Event type 
Topic(s) 
Jun
06
2017

IPA/GIFT Northwest Regional Forum

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 |
10:00am to 3:00pm
Location Title: 
Avalon Manor Banquet Center

Join the 2017 IPA/GIFT Regional Forums, which are taking place at five different locations throughout Indiana from June 5 through 9. Grantmakers are encouraged to attend and to invite strategic nonprofit and community partners who may benefit from the Results-Based Accountability (RBA) framework. RBA is a simple but powerful tool for moving groups from talk to action around shared goals.

Find More By

Event type 
Topic(s) 
Jun
07
2017

IPA/GIFT Central Regional Forum

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 |
10:00am to 3:00pm
Location Title: 
Conner Prairie Interactive History Park

Join the 2017 IPA/GIFT Regional Forums, which are taking place at five different locations throughout Indiana from June 5 through 9. Grantmakers are encouraged to attend and to invite strategic nonprofit and community partners who may benefit from the Results-Based Accountability (RBA) framework. RBA is a simple but powerful tool for moving groups from talk to action around shared goals. 

Find More By

Event type 
Topic(s) 

Pages