Who we are

Inspiring Impact is managed and delivered by seven organisations. These include membership bodies to ensure it is owned by the sector, and impact measurement specialists to reflect best measurement practice.

 acf_logo_2015_250_250 Association of Charitable Foundations (ACF) is the UK-wide support organisation for grant-making trusts and foundations of all types. ACF leads Inspiring Impact’s work with funders as part of the funders, commissioners and investors theme
 BCT2 Building Change Trust was set up in 2008 to develop and shape the future of Northern Ireland’s voluntary and community sector. The trust is delivering a linked programme in Northern Ireland, in parallel with Inspiring Impact’s work in England,Wales and Scotland.
 NCVO-CES Charities Evaluation Services is a leading provider of support and advice on quality and evaluation systems for the voluntary sector. CES leads Inspiring Impact’s work under the coordinating support theme.
 ESS150 Evaluation Support Scotland (ESS) works with voluntary organisations and funders so that they can measure and report on their impact and improve their services. ESS leads Inspiring Impact’s work in Scotland, translating the programme to a Scottish context and delivering Scotland-specific activities.
 NCVO_logowithstrap_purple_small_RGB National Council of Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) is the largest umbrella body for the voluntary and community sector in England. NCVO  leads Inspiring Impact’s work under the impact leadership theme.
 NPC New Philanthropy Capital (NPC) is an independent think tank and consultancy dedicated to helping charities and funders achieve a greater impact. NPC manages Inspiring Impact as a whole, and also leads the shared measurement theme.
 Substance Substance is a social research co-operative working in the youth, sport and social development sectors. Substance leads Inspiring Impact’s work on data, tools and systems.

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