ANA Evaluation Webinar Series Starts June 6th

Join ANA Training and Technical Assistance (TTA) Providers in a four-part series on the power of evaluation. During each session, you will learn more about how evaluation can help you achieve your community’s goals. During the series, you will learn about some of the myths surrounding evaluation, why it is important to choose reliable and valid evaluation measures, the four stages of the evaluation cycle, and how evaluation results can help build community support. Each webinar will be held on Thursday from 3 – 4pm Eastern time. Register today!

Part 1 – Jump Start Your Organization Through the Engine of Constant Improvement
June 6th, 3 – 4 pm Eastern time.
Evaluation is powerful. During this webinar, learn how to grow your organization and improve your project’s chance at success by instilling a culture of constant improvement, discovered through evaluation. Presented by ANA’s Pacific Region Training and Technical Assistance Center.

Part 2 – Why the Wise Man Built His Project on Solid Metrics
June 20th, 3 – 4 pm Eastern time.
This webinar will demonstrate how to create or modify an appropriate evaluation of your ANA project.  Learn how to choose—and use—reliable and valid evaluation measures corresponding to your project outcomes and goals. Presented by ANA’s Eastern Region Training and Technical Assistance Center. Register here!

Part 3 – Mastering the Four Stages of the Evaluation Cycle
July 11th, 3 – 4pm Eastern time
Evaluation is more than just collecting and analyzing data. Evaluation is a way to build capacity. During this webinar, we will explore how evaluation data can be a tool to help compare outcomes achieved versus outcomes expected, and then improve processes. Presented by ANA’s Western Region Training and Technical Assistance Center.  Register here!

Part 4 – How to Use Evaluation Results to Build Community Support and Receive Additional Funding
July 25th, 3 – 4pm Eastern time
Evaluation gives you evidence-based results that can then be shown to your community and used to approach other funders. This webinar will provide you with tips on communicating evaluation results to your community and other funders. Presented by ANA’s Alaska Region Training and Technical Assistance Center. Register here!


ANA promotes self-sufficiency for Native Americans by providing discretionary grant funding for community based projects and training and technical assistance to eligible tribes and Native organizations. The Evaluation Webinar series is part of ANA’s weekly webinars.