In the news

2015

Inspiring Impact programme receives £600,000 grant from Big Lottery Fund  19 August, Civil Society

2014

Big impact – Tris Lumley, p34, April/May edition, Charity Times

Public positive about charities – p8, April/May edition, Charity Times

Charities warned not to be complacent about high levels of public trust – 5 March, Charity Times

Effective data – Dawn Austwick, p19, February/March edition, Charity Times

The Big Society Audit by Civil Exchange – Nick Hurd, p13, February/March edition, Charity Times

How to measure your impact as a small charity26 February, Guardian Voluntary Sector Network 

2013

Inspiring Impact launches Code of Good Impact Practice – 17 June, Civil Society 

Charities should share impact reporting methods, report says – 17 June, Third Sector

Why investing in impact practice is so important – 29 May, Guardian Voluntary Sector Network 

Charities must focus on shared identity as well as individuality – 16 April, Guardian Voluntary Sector Network

How can the theory of measurement be used to boost effectiveness? – 26 March, Guardian Voluntary Sector Network

Why funders should focus on ‘impact practice’ and not just results – 26 February, Alliance Magazine

Inspiring Impact programme consults on code of practice for impact reporting – 19 February, Third Sector

2012

BIG funding for VCS learning and impact measurement – 13 July 2012, BIG Lottery Fund

Voluntary sector network daily – 4 July 2012, The Guardian

Inspiring Impact website goes live – July 2012, Civil Society

Guest opinion: The next decade of high impact – Spring 2012, Impetus Trust newsletter

Inspiring Impact: Working together for a bigger impact in the UK social sector – Issue 46: Winter 2012 (pg 35), Philanthropy UK quarterly

Seeing the impact in impact investing – 7 January 2012, NESTA

2011

Let the decade of high impact commence – 9 December 2011, Social Enterprise Live

New group forms to drive impact measurement – 8 December 2011, Philanthropy UK

NPC: Making the next 10 years a decade of high impact – 7 December 2011, Guardian Voluntary Sector Network

Inspiring Impact: How funders can help to make the next decade one of high impact – 7 December 2011, Latest from Alliance

Impact measurement improvement body starts today – 7 December 2011, Third Sector

New coalition to provide leadership on measurement over next decade – 7 December 2011, Civil Society