Transforming Knowledge into Change

Advocacy Evaluation Update #9

In This Issue:

1. Feature: Framework of Factors that Affect Political Support

Why do some issues receive priority attention from political leaders while others receive very little? Political scientist Jeremy Shiffman has developed a framework that offers a response to this question.

2. Spotlight: Evaluating Community Organizing

Catherine Crystal Foster and Justin Louie identify what to consider when evaluating community organizing efforts. They also offer example benchmarks and methods for capturing organizing outcomes.

3. Profiles from the Field: Eva Schiffer and Net-Map

Social scientist and facilitator Eva Schiffer describes how and why she created Net-Map, a hands-on and low-tech approach to network mapping.

4. Editor's Picks: Webinars on Building a Successful Advocacy Effort (Independent Sector) and 2010 eNonprofit Benchmarks Study (M+R Strategic Services; Nonprofit Technology Network), AEA365 Blog (American Evaluation Association), and Charney Research (Craig Charney).


Bibliographic Details
Author Julia Coffman (ed.)
Publisher Center for Evaluation Innovation
Publication Date May 1, 2010
Publication City Washington, DC
Publication Work
Resource Type
Resource Focus
Submitted to Point K February 22, 2011 - 6:15pm

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