IMPACT MANAGEMENT 

REPORTING GUIDELINE

This Guideline is freely available and you can view or download any of the chapters or the full document below. Please share this link with anyone who would find value in the Guideline. We are on this journey together!

SECTIONS

OVERVIEW

This chapter focusses on the journey undertaken in the co-creation of this Guideline. It describes Impact Reporting in detail and examines what the main objectives should be when preparing your progress report.

This chapter provides more context to Impact Reporting and describes the various phases of the Social Investor Partnership Process. Tips and guidelines are included to ensure good practice in each phase. Case stories have been included to provide you with meaningful learning opportunities.

This chapter lays out 7 Principles of Impact Reporting that will streamline and enhance your reporting within social investment partnerships.

This chapter highlights the various elements that should be included in an effective Impact Report. Each element is examined in detail and there are key elements to consider when reflecting on results. Several insightful case stories have been included to enhance learning.

MOCK SOCIAL IMPACT REPORT
SOCIAL IMPACT REPORTING TEMPLATE
MOCK FINANCIAL REPORT
FINANCIAL REPORTING TEMPLATE
GLOSSARY EXPLAINING ALL TERMINOLOGY USED IN THE GUIDELINE
COMPLETE BIBLIOGRAPHY

10 CASE 

STORIES

To begin the process of gaining access to Nation Builder’s Online Community – where you can view the videos presented by the authors of the 10 Case Stories included in the Guideline – please follow the relevant link below:

Social investors can complete the Social Investment Health Check here
NPOs or implementing organisations can complete the NPO survey here
Consultants to the sector can complete the Consultant survey here

We will then be in touch via email, and you’ll soon be able to engage with peers on the Online Community and access useful social impact resources. 

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MASTERCLASS SERIES

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COLLABORATION 

PARTNERS

NATIONAL STEERING COMMITTEE PARTNERS

NATION BUILDER COLLAB COMMUNITY CONTRIBUTORS

Implementing and social investors engaged on and debated the various topics that were identified by the steering committee in Nation Builder Collab events and assisted in providing context from practical, on-the-ground experiences.

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EFFECTIVE IMPACT REPORTING IS A WIN-WIN FOR SOCIAL INVESTORS AND NPO’S

Whether you want to substantiate social spend or secure additional investment, the Impact Management Reporting Guideline will support you in your journey.

Simple, practical and easy to use – this guideline has been co-created by 95 social investors and NPOs from the Nation Builder Community. 

DISCOVER BEST PRACTICE IN IMPACT MANAGEMENT REPORTING

Take a deep dive into the 7 key principles of impact reporting, the importance of having a measurement framework, the methodologies and tools you can use to enhance your reporting and more…

Access 10 insightful case stories, helpful resources and reporting templates that will lighten your impact reporting load.

The Guideline Is Freely Available To View Or Download and There’s Information On Our New Masterclass Series