There is a lot of community and voluntary work happening in the midst of this COVID-19 pandemic delivering benefit to the local communities. To support the impact measurement of this there are a number of free resources available for organisations to use to capture that impact.
Inspiring Impact is an organisation that supplies a number of these free resources such as:
- Contact forms to gather advice
- After action reviews
- Top tips for evaluating impact during the crisis
These resources can help supporting the great work that is being done by those within your organisation as well as the whole community during these hard time. Helping to feedback on all the good that is being done.
As well as support resources there are online events that you can attend throughout this time sharing best practice, further training, learning new methods and approaches and may more. These include:
- Measuring Wellbeing - 4th June
- Impact measurement in the current climate - 11th June
- Making decisions in tough times - 11 June
As well as Inspiring Impact there are other key best practice organisations within impact measurement and social value evaluation that can support you such as Social Value Portal, Social Value UK and Social Enterprise UK whom offer a range of free resources and online webinars and focus groups that you can get involved in and share learning.
In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, there’s an opportunity for the voluntary and community sector to make the most of data and evidence.