Case Study


Embedded Technical Assistance

In 2014, the Packard Foundation launched Starting Smart and Strong, a ten-year place-based early learning initiative in Oakland, Fresno, and East San Jose, California. The goal of the initiative is to significantly improve the quality... Continue Reading

Building Capacity Through Cohorts

Since 2013, the David and Lucile Packard Foundation’s Organizational Effectiveness team has provided support for capacity building through cohorts. When we embarked on this work, we believed that by learning together, a cohort of organizations... Continue Reading

Guide to Network Evaluation: Framing Paper and Casebook

Network Impact and the Center for Evaluation Innovation teamed up to develop a brief paper on the current "state of the field" with practical examples of evaluation frameworks, methods, and tools for evaluating networks along with a casebook that has nine real-life examples of network evaluations and what has been learned from them.