that lessons gained from our grantmaking can be used to help keep our work
relevant, effective, and valuable to the fields in which we work. The
Foundation evaluates the progress of our funding strategies and seeks to create
opportunities to learn and share knowledge acquired over time.
section features major evaluations that we have commissioned or conducted, as
well as articles written by our staff about the ways in which the Foundation
approaches evaluation, research, planning, program development, communications, and other matters
Grantee outputs and outcomes are an important part of monitoring the Foundation's strategic direction. Guidance for prospective grantees seeking to develop effective outputs and outcomes can be found here.
Information and updates on our 2012 Strategic Planning Process are here