Program Strategies & Outcomes


  • American Evaluation Association provides information about evaluation practices, methods and uses through application and exploration of program evaluation, personnel evaluation and technology.


  • The Evaluation Exchange by the Harvard Family Research Project is a periodical that contains new lessons and emerging strategies for evaluating programs and policies, particularly those focused on children, families and communities.


  • The Innovation Network offers web-based tools and resources for evaluation, including a logic model development tool.


  • Outcome Indicators Project is a joint project of the Urban Institute and The Center for What Works. The Project provides a framework for tracking nonprofit performance, and suggests candidate outcomes and indicators to assist nonprofit organizations seeking to develop new outcome monitoring processes or improve their existing systems.


  • W. K. Kellogg Foundation Logic Model Development Guide provides practical assistance to nonprofits engaged in demonstrating the effectiveness of their program activities by initiating and completing outcome-oriented evaluation of projects, specifically through the practice of logic modeling.