Leaders Matter - December 2020 - How to Develop Your Intended Impact and Theory of Change

12/17/2020
Best practices and templates for building an intended impact and theory of change
 ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ 
 
December 2020
ques_rt1   ques_rt1   ques_rt1   ques_rt1   ques_rt1
 
 
Leaders Matter
Nonprofit leadership, careers, and recruiting
bridgespan_logo
 
 
 
 
 
 

What Are Intended Impact and Theory of Change and How Can Nonprofits Use Them?

 
 
By Lindsey Waldron, Butch Trusty, Preeta Nayak, and Yvonne Bettancourt

Strategy is all about getting critical resource decisions right. But developing a clear, effective strategy can be a long process full of difficult tradeoffs. One way to smooth the path is to clarify your nonprofit’s intended impact and theory of change. These powerful concepts can help your organization refine the goals it commits to achieve and map the road for how to accomplish them.

 
 
Read more
 
 
 
 
 

How to Develop Your Intended Impact and Theory of Change

 
These templates can help your organization develop or refresh your intended impact and theory of change. They provide an overview of each step and models that guide your team through critical considerations.
 
Download the templates
 
 
 
 
 
 

Latest Resources on Intended Impact and Theory
of Change

 
This collection includes the above article and templates, as well as case studies detailing how three different organizations approached developing their intended impacts and theories of change. Read more >>
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
Featured Job Postings
 
 

Vice President of Marketing and Communications
 
College Track
Oakland, CA
 
 
 
college track
 
 
 
 
Board Member
 
SANCA, School of Acrobatics and New Circus Arts
Seattle, WA
 
 
 
 
 
Post a job
 
 
You are receiving this email because you subscribed to The Bridgespan Group’s newsletters and/or alerts. If you wish to no longer receive this email, please click this link to unsubscribe.
 
Creative Commons License

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Permissions beyond the scope of this license are available in our Terms and Conditions.