An Era of Powerful Possibility

Nonprofits whose work focuses on communities need to recognize that they are the keepers of knowledge and wisdom about community engagement and community development, the very skills most needed today. And community is the crucible of our major challenges—job loss, failing schools, home foreclosures, violence, fear—as well as where the answers for the future will be found.

What Do We Measure and Why? Questions About the Uses of Measurement

Here at NPQ we like to revisit ideas that have intrigued us in the past to see how our readers have evolved in their own thinking on the topic. In this case the topic is measurement and participation and it comes from authors whose thinking was perhaps ahead of its time then. We’d love to hear your thinking on the issue of measurement in your own work today.