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Collective Impact Compendium 5 - Evaluation
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TOOL | Compendium of Collective Impact Resources Part Five: Evaluating Collective Impact Efforts

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Collective Impact is a framework for addressing complex community dilemmas and is most effective when trying to move the needle at a population or systems change scale.  It is not a useful framework when the purpose of the collaborative effort is solely to deliver programmatic services or solutions.  One of the most important competencies you can develop to ensure your initiative has both short and long-term success is evaluation. 

This compendium will focus on key articles, tools, and resources which have been developed to assist Collective Impact practitioners to evaluate their community change efforts.

Tamarack Institute

By Tamarack Institute

The Tamarack Institute is a connected force for community change. We work with leaders in non-profits, governments, businesses and the community to make work of advancing positive community change easier and more effective. We do this by teaching and writing about collective impact, community engagement, collaborative leadership, community development, and evaluating community impact. We host two learning communities Cities Reducing Poverty and Cities Deepening Community turning theory into action.

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