Search   |   Contact   |   Login
Storytelling for Evaluation
Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend
Storytelling for Evaluation

Most nonprofits spend significant time and resources compiling statistics to assist in evaluating the success of programs, but what gets lost in the numbers? Are stories just anecdotal evidence or do they reflect something more powerful? Learn about participatory evaluation methods, such as the “Most Significant Change” technique, and transform your approach to evaluation.

When: Tuesday, April 24th
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where: The Regas Building
318 N. Gay Street
Knoxville, Tennessee  37917
United States
Presenter: Sara Baker
Contact: Chloe Perry

Online registration is closed.
« Go to Upcoming Event List  

Member: $75.00
Non-Member: $225.00
Student Member: $25.00

Learning Objectives Include:

  • Understand the power of stories and anecdotal evidence for evaluation
  • Identify appropriate methods for participatory evaluation
  • Implement the identified methods for participatory evaluation, including Most Significant Change


This course is intended for beginners with little to no experience in the topic. Please keep in mind, the levels are simply a guideline. Please contact Chloe Perry at for specific questions about the level of this course.



Sara Baker is a writer, nonprofit consultant, and gender justice advocate. She coordinates Take Back the Tech!, an award-winning international program on technology-related violence against women, for the Association for Progressive Communications, works with advocates and activists around the world on a variety of issues, and has been quoted in The Guardian, Washington Post, and Time, among other outlets. Under her direction, Take Back the Tech! has won the Womanity Award, the GEM-TECH Award from UN Women and the International Telecommunications Union, the Bob’s Best in Online Activism Crowd Favorite Award, and a honorary mention for the Prix Ars. She teaches grant writing at the University of Tennessee, reviews grant proposals for the federal government, and is the former director of women’s advocacy for the YWCA Knoxville. Her latest publication, in Data Shift, is on crowdsourcing data for change.  


Cancellation Courtesy:
If you wish to cancel your registration, notification of your registration cancellation must be received by email to Chloe Perry at five business days prior to the class. Please view our full cancellation policy here.

Special Accommodations:
If you require special accommodation in order to attend an ABN training, please contact Chloe Perry at 865-313-2077 or no less than five days prior to the training you wish to attend.

more Latest News
more Calendar

Effectively Leading Multiple Generations

Claiborne County Training: Effectively Leading Multiple Generations

Membership Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal