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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.

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Are you a funder?

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

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Workshops and events


Virtual workshop 

Telling my Story: Analysing and Reporting on Outcomes

07/03/2024 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

14/03/2024 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

This is the THIRD (final) workshop in our Let’s Evaluate! programme.

Learn how to pull together evidence and make sense of it, even though it might be coming from different places and consists of different types of data!

Face to face workshop 

Telling my Story: Analysing and Reporting on Outcomes

19/03/2024 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

This in person workshop will be in GLASGOW.

This is the THIRD (final) workshop in our Let’s Evaluate! programme.

Learn how to pull together evidence and make sense of it, even though it might be coming from different places and consists of different types of data!

Virtual workshop 

Getting Started: Outcomes and Indicators

21/05/2024 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

28/05/2024 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm


Virtual workshop 

Make to Measure: Evaluation Methods and Plans

04/06/2024 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

11/06/2024 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm


Virtual workshop 

Telling my Story: Analysing and Reporting on Outcomes

18/06/2024 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

25/06/2024 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm



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