Putting impact at the heart of the
Are you leading for impact?
As part of our work on impact leadership, ACEVO have produced this document based on five questions for voluntary sector leaders. Including a number of case studies of organisations that have successfully implemented an impact approach, and outlining the benefits this can bring, the paper is designed to help charity sector leaders to make the case for investing in impact. Find out more and download it >
Blueprint for shared measurement
Shared measurement involves charities and social enterprises working on similar issues, and towards similar goals, reaching a common understanding of what to measure, and developing the tools to do so. The Blueprint for shared measurement explores what makes a successful shared measurement approach, and outlines the benefits and challenges associated with shared measurement. Find out more and download it >
News from Northern Ireland
Last week saw a key milestone in the journey towards shaping a development plan for the Inspiring Impact initiative in Northern Ireland. Over 50 delegates from voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations, along with representatives of government departments, funders and impact practitioners, attended a summit event in Lagan Valley Island, Lisburn, hosted by the Building Change Trust. Read more >
Working in partnership and sharing is often better than going it alone. Partnerships pervade the natural world—reflecting the fact that when we work together and share, we tend to be better off. Shared measurement is all about acknowledging that together we are greater than the sum of our parts. Read more >