Resource Book for Program Evaluation

We highly recommend The Manager’s Guide to Program Evaluation: Planning, Contracting, and Managing for Useful Results by Paul W. Mattessich, Ph.D. Published by the Wilder Research Center, Dr. Mattessich book explains the basics of program evaluation for nonprofit managers. Topics include: program evaluation, types of evaluation information, phases of an evaluation study, staffing and costs for evaluation, and guidelines for using evaluation findings.