Using Data to Get Measurable Results

Too often, program managers view data collection and reporting as nothing more than an administrative requirement imposed by funders.  However, particularly in a climate of growing need and shrinking resources, data is a critical management tool that helps communities better understand where efforts are achieving the desired impact and, in contrast, where changes are needed to improve results. 

Find the ten essential resources to help communities improve their data quality and use data more effectively to make policy, funding, and program design decisions in the toolbar to the left.