Follow the step-by-step instructions in this chapter to evaluate the effectiveness and impact of your program.


You and your team have worked hard so far, and you want to know how things are going and if you are making a difference. Evaluation answers these questions.

Prepare for Evaluation

If you have followed the Moving to the Future process you have done most of the preparation work for evaluation. Moving to the Future helps you prepare for evaluation starting in Chapter 2 when you write goals and objectives.

Carry Out Evaluation

Follow our step-by-step instructions to monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of your program.