Effective Nonprofits. Stronger Communities.

 

Community Solutions assists nonprofit organizations to deliver their programs and services more effectively, efficiently, and sustainably.  We build capacity in evaluation and performance measurement, strategic and program planning, and program sustainability planning that leads to stronger organizations and more positive change in our communities.

Services

Evaluation


Ensure your programs are on track and effective

Program Planning

Start your programs on the right track.

Capacity-building


Increase your knowledge and skills

Sustainability Planning


Ensure your program impact lasts

Books

Upcoming Events

 Not seeing something you need? Get your own group together and we’ll make it happen!

If you’re based in Europe, Asia, or Australia, look for our better-timed webinar offerings this Fall!

 

 

 

How to Do a Great Needs Assessment
Webinar

May 14, 2020
10:00 – 11:30 am PT
Register

Making Your Evaluation Findings Sticky
CDC Program Performance and Evaluation Office

Private Webinar
July 8, 2020

 

Tips for Nonprofit Survival
Free Nonprofit Hub Webinar

June 17, 2020
12:00 – 1:00 pm PT
Register

What is Program Sustainability and How Can You Achieve it?
State Higher Education Executive Officers Association

Private Webinar
July 7 & 9, 2020

 

 

 

Innovative Evaluation Reporting
CDC Program Performance and Evaluation Office

Private Webinar
July 1, 2020

 

What is Program Sustainability and How Can You Achieve it?
Michigan Health Endowment Fund

Private Webinar
July 29, 2020

 

 

 

Free Resources

Free Resources

Tip sheets and other innovative resources for nonprofits and evaluators that are practical, relevant, and something you can use immediately in your day-to-day work.

Evaluation Podcast

A podcast by evaluators for evaluators!

Evaluation Glossary

A searchable online glossary of common evaluation terms and their synonyms.

Mobile Learning

A tablet-based course in evaluation designed specifically for senior decision-makers to quickly increase their understanding of how evaluation can make them more effective.

Videos

Two popular videos on System Thinking and Evaluation and What Evaluation Can Do For You.

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