Process Mapping Improves Program

I recently worked with an inner city nonprofit agency’s family resource center to improve internal program performance measurement systems and tools. The program provides parenting education and support services to immigrant mothers with young children. Its director wanted to better understand the program’s impact on clients’ lives and be able to report more reliable data … Read more

Lessons from a Grantee Capacity Building Project

Below are key lessons from theory of change work I led recently as a consultant to early childhood grantees of San Francisco’s Bella Vista Foundation (BVF). A long-time strategy and evaluation consultant to foundations and nonprofits, I offered a workshop introducing theory of change to grantees in the foundation’s Infants & Families Connecting (IFC) program. … Read more