Urgency and opportunity

Urgency and Opportunity

Highway markers, we’ve discovered, make great reading. Posted by state and regional historical societies all along State, US, and Federal highways, they provide lessons and insight into what happened right there, where you’re standing, in […]

Dashboards in philanthropy

Dashboards for Philanthropy

Dashboards for philanthropy are all the rage. Dashboards have taken over the corporate sector as part of the “business intelligence” movement.  Websites such as Tableau or Phocas have sprung up offering displays of dials and […]

Useful program evaluation

Program Evaluation

On this site you’ll see how useful program evaluation can connect with effective philanthropy, social justice, nonprofit management, and community development.  Useful program evaluation is illustrated with each of these titles: Wanted: Better Evaluation Practices […]