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.



Ensure your programs are on track and effective

Program Planning

Start your programs on the right track.


Increase your knowledge and skills

Sustainability Planning

Ensure your program impact lasts


Upcoming Events

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Krazy Glue Messaging: Making Your Evaluation and Research Findings Sticky

April 30, 2020
10:00 – 11:30 am PT

How to Do a Great Needs Assessment

May 14, 2020
10:00 – 11:30 am PT

Using an Equitable Approach to Evaluating an Overdose Prevention Project
Free CESBC Webinar

May 8, 2020
12:00 – 1:00 pm PT


Nonprofit Survival: Tips and Techniques

May 21, 2020
10:00 – 11:30 am PT

 Non-profit Survival: What We Can Learn from the Program Sustainability Research
Leap Ambassadors Community
Private Webinar

May 12, 2020
11:00 am – 12:00 pm PT

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.


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

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