Show your impact

Being able to show the impact of the work your community group is doing is vital in order to make the case to decision makers and funders that your work is worth supporting and investing in.  This section contains resources on evaluation and evidence.

Click on the links within the text below or use the left-hand menu to find resources by topic.

Health wellbeing posterEvaluation can help you to reflect on your work and improve it. Although evaluation can seem like a daunting prospect on top of the everyday (or evening!) running of a community group.  However, there are plenty of helpful introductory guides to evaluation, many of which we have collected on the Communities Channel.

Gathering and using evidence helps you to evaluate your work proeperly. It also enables you to demostarte your impact to funders, decision makers etc. Browse our list of different tools and approaches to using evidence to show your impact..

This section also contains case studies of other projects using the above methods to show what they do as effectively as possible.