We work with third sector organisations and funders so that they can measure and report on their impact.

More about what we do

What we do

Are you a third sector organisation?

We can support you through evaluation tools and resources, workshops and tailored support, case studies and blogs to help third sector organisations like you.

Support to third sector

Are you a funder?

We can support you through information, learning programmes, blogs, evaluation tools and resources for funders of third sector organisations.

Support to funders


Peer learning event 

Budgeting for evaluation

11/10/2022 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Are you an Evaluation Leader?

Join us at our free peer learning event for people in the third sector with good understanding of evaluation. ESS is NOT a fundraising expert but we will share our experience of how to budget for evaluation and what funders might be prepared to support.


Supporting Others with Evaluation: focus group for those who play a role in building the capacity of other organisations

Event fully booked

15/09/2022 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Come join us online!

We’d like to find out how we can help intermediaries to incorporate evaluation support into their existing capacity-building support, so that good evaluation practice is embedded in the sector.

Face to face workshop 

Getting Started: Outcomes and Indicators

14/09/2022 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Face to face workshop 

Make to Measure: Evaluation Methods and Plans

28/09/2022 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Face to face workshop 

Telling my Story: Analysing and Reporting on Outcomes

12/10/2022 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

ESS supports the third sector to evaluate and learn from their response to Covid-19 to help with recovery and guide future strategy.

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