Funding Resource Library

Measuring impact

The key to effective fundraising is to make sure you can measure inputs, outputs, outcomes, and impact.

Why measuring impacts is important

The idea of measuring results has become more important. Foundations and many individual philanthropists now search for organisations that are data-driven and results-oriented. 

Asset 7  How to Talk About Nonprofit Impact from Inputs to Outcomes – This article looks at the key to effective fundraising to make sure you can measure outcomes. 


Impact measurement worksheets and templates

Resources to help community groups identify outcomes and impact.   

Asset 2  A3 Theory of change template - The Ākina Foundation

Asset 2  Indicator Canvas - The Impact Initiative