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  • REP
    Rochester Effectiveness Partnership



    The Bruner Foundation is pleased to offer the following resources as part of its commitment to encouraging dialogue, dissemination of lessons learned and fostering effectiveness in the non-profit service delivery and philanthropic sectors.

    Featured Resources

    1. Participatory Evaluation Essentials: A Guide for NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS and their Evaluation Partners - released in 2010, this manual provides a detailed curriculum for building participatory evaluation capacity.

    2. Participatory Evaluation Essentials - A PowerPoint presentation which can be used in conjunction with our written guide.

      These materials are for the benefit of any 501c3 organization and may be used in whole or part provided that credit be given to the Bruner Foundation. They may not be sold or redistributed in whole or part for a profit.

    3. Conducting an Evaluation Inventory - this grid is a way to document evaluation activity in an organization. It includes an example of an actual inventory conducted by an REP partner.

    4. Using Excel to analyze data - developed in 2006, a quick tool for analyzing survey data. Please save the Template and Examples to your desktop prior to entering data.
    5. Evaluation Capacity and Evaluative Thinking in Organizations - a monograph published in 2006, describing what the Foundation learned during the last decade through the Rochester Effectiveness (REP) and Evaluative Thinking in Organizations (ETHOS) initiatives.