Design a Theory of Change

Design a Theory of Change
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If you want to raise more money, chart a strategic direction, make your nonprofit more effective, get your board engaged, and achieve your mission, you need a theory of change. A theory of change is an argument for how your nonprofit turns community resources (money, volunteers, clients, staff, materials) into positive change in the community.

 

Designing a theory of change can strengthen your nonprofit in many ways:

 

• To create a compelling case for support and other fundraising materials.
• To make your nonprofit’s vision and mission stronger and more compelling.
• To determine whether to pursue new opportunities as they arise.
• To guide your future strategic direction.
• To get board members and funders engaged, committed, and excited.
• To help staff understand how they fit into the larger work of the organization,   increasing morale, productivity, communication and overall commitment.

 

This guide will walk you, step-by-step, through designing your nonprofit’s Theory of Change.

 

The sections of this guide are:

 
1. Why Create a Theory of Change?
2. How to Use This Guide
3. Need
4. Inputs
5. Activities
6. Outputs
7. Outcomes
8. Impact
9. Final Theory of Change
10. Next Steps

 

Product Info: Upon purchase, you will be emailed a link to download the PDF guide for creating a Theory of Change