The Challenge of Assessing Policy and Advocacy Activities

This "state of the field" report provides an overview of the challenges involved in assessing policy change work. Includes practical advice from grantmakers and funders on developing a theory of change, considerations for selecting and measuring benchmarks, and insights for working with grantees.

Authors

Tom David, Catherine Crystal Foster, Kendall Guthrie, Justin Louie

Publishers

California Endowment, The

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