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Measuring Authentic Demand

This excerpt from the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s Sustaining Neighborhood Change report highlights the importance of data as a tool in the community change process.  It also outlines a process for developing a data collection and analysis plan that aligns with the Authentic Demand framework described in the full report. (From the report Sustaining Neighborhood Change: The Power of Resident Leadership, Social Networks, and Community Mobilization developed through the Making Connections Initiative of the Annie E. Casey Foundation).

Assessing Your Work