The challenges of impact measurement in community organisation are well known – finding the financial resources and the capabilities can be both challenging and time consuming. This is particularly true in small community organisations. But it is worth it! The good news is that there are more opportunities and support now than ever before to […]
On Wednesday, 13 December 2017, SIMNA NSW members met in Sydney for their end of year Christmas celebration. They also held a panel discussion, about using social media in storytelling. Our fabulous line-up of Speakers included: Natasha Akib from Digital Storytellers Cooper ‘Silky’ Silk from RadioHub Ian Mountford from Fit For Social Peter Horsley from Remarkable […]
Join SIMNA QLD on Monday, 26 March to learn first-hand about the challenges and opportunities of Social Benefit Bonds (SBBs). Deloitte | Level 23 | 123 Eagle Street | Brisbane | QLD 4000 Monday, 26 March 2018 from 7:30 am to 9:00 am $15 to attend. FREE for SIMNA Members! It has been an exciting time […]
In 2015 the Centre for Social Impact (CSI) at the University of Western Australia published the first of the Bankwest Foundation Social Impact Series. The difficulty for small community service organisations (CSOs) implementing social impact measurement was one of the challenges identified: ͞”Larger organisations are more able to develop expertise in measuring outcomes and evaluating programs […]
Join us in WA for our first impact measurement workshop of 2018. Our presenter is Karina Chicote, Manager of the Youth Partnership Project (YPP). The Exhibition Centre, Level 2 | 140 William Street | Perth | WA 6000 Tuesday, 27 February 2018 from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm $15 to attend. FREE for SIMNA Members! […]
On the morning of Wednesday, 1 November 2017, SIMNA in partnership with ACTCOSS presented: ‘I’m doing an impact evaluation, what evidence do I need?’. We were fortunate to hear from Scott Bayley – Principal Specialist in Performance Management and Results at DFAT. Scott presented an engaging session on impact evaluation. Scott was extremely candid in sharing his […]
There is a growing need for organisations to do more impact measurement but it is challenging to find suitable and experienced talent. Similarly, for those wanting to enter into these roles, they are not sure where to go or how to build their experience. In partnership with the Asia Pacific Social Impact Centre, this event […]
SIMNA Limited holds its second AGM On Thursday, 23 November 2017, SIMNA Ltd. held its second AGM. Members came together on a teleconference call, dialling in from capital cities and regional locations including Orange, Port Macquarie and Margaret River. Members heard from Simon Faivel, SIMNA’s Chair, who reported on the company’s activities and finances. The […]
Join SIMNA NSW on Wednesday, 13 December at 5.30pm for our end of year celebration and panel discussion exploring how social media can be used to tell your story.
Join us on Thursday, December 7 at 5:30pm for SIMNA QLD’s end of year debate: “The Christmas season is a tragedy of ever-increasing inputs, and ever-diminishing outcomes”. This is a must- attend event for members of the Scrooge Society as well as Bob Cratchit think-alikes, and all those undecided Revellers in between!