NPC report:

  • 88% (89%) think that measuring impact makes charities (funders) more effective.
  • 73% say their focus on impact measurement has increased over the past five years and 72% say they expect to be doing more in the next three years.
  • The biggest challenges are capacity and knowledge
  • Yet less than half of funders are using the data they collect when selecting grantees.

Source: New Philanthropy Capital Funding Impact