Monthly Archives: April 2013

Program Evaluation: Moving Nonprofits from Anecdotes to Evidence

“One of the great mistakes is to judge policies and programs by their intentions rather than their results” -Milton Friedman What is Program Evaluation? Program evaluation is the process of collecting data and information about a program with the goal of making decisions about it. Including an evaluation plan in your programs demonstrates a serious […]

25 Fun & Creative Ways to Recruit Great Board Members

If all nonprofit boards focused on the mission, did not allow individual agendas and personalities to overwhelm the collective needs of the organization, and worked in partnership to define the organization’s future, a great deal of dysfunction would disappear from the nonprofit sector.  – Executive Director’s Guide (Deborah Linnell, Zora Radosevich, and Jonathan Spack) I […]