SVI Blog

The Secrets of Success? How Charitable Funders Use and Share Evidence in Practice

Monday, July 29th, 2013

The report by Charlotte Ravenscroft at the National Council for Voluntary Organisations looks at how a small group of UK charitable funders use and share evidence in practice.

Is This Real Life? Is This Just Fantasy? Using Social Impact Analysis to Improve

Friday, July 26th, 2013

Are we living in a fantasy world where we think social purpose organisations will implement impact analysis?

Social Impact Analysis in Bulgaria

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Report from the Social Impact Analysis event in Sofia on 5th June, including details of the development of a SIAA Bulgarian Impact Group!

Measuring the Social Impact of Volunteering – A Sewa Day case study

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Pratik Dattani uses Sawa as a case study on measuring the social impact of volunteering.

Social Impact Analysis in Estonia

Monday, June 24th, 2013

Report from the Social Impact Analysis event in Tallinn on 28th May, including details of the new Estonian Impact Group!

Social Impact Analysis for Business

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013

Guest blog from Vertigo Ventures around why businesses are looking to understand their social impact and the launch of their new VV-Good Index

Action for Children’s Impact Journey

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

Hannah Dobbin shares insights from Action for Children’s impact journey and why they are so committed to walking the impact path!

SIAA and Philanthropy Ireland Meeting

Saturday, June 1st, 2013

Report from the SIAA & Philanthropy Ireland exploratory social impact analysis meeting on 24th May in Dublin

When Excellent Charities Sing

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Greg Thomson argues that charities should be singing from the rooftops about key metrics and data.

SIAA Impact Groups – the good old ‘local to global’ does work

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

SIAA Manager Ruth blogs for Alliance magazine about SIAA Impact Groups.