Keystone Accountability

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Keystone Accountability
Nonprofit
Industry Nonprofit, Consulting
Founded 2004
Headquarters United Kingdom, South Africa, United States
Website http://www.keystoneaccountability.org

Founded in 2004, Keystone Accountability is a not-for-profit organization with locations in United Kingdom, South Africa, United States. Keystone's mission strives to improve the effectiveness of social purpose organizations. Using benchmarking surveys,[1] feedback[2] and analysis, Keystone consults on NGOs, international development agencies, and major foundations to plan, measure and report social change.[3][4] In 2009, Keystone blended participatory evaluation and customer satisfaction to create a new methodology referred to as Constituent Voice.[5]

Past Projects[edit]

  • Global Knowledge Partnership Evaluation (2007) [6]
  • The Rural Enterprise Development Initiative. (2007) [7]
  • East African Grantee Survey (2008) [5]
  • Grantmaker Performance Survey (2008) [8]
  • Networks Survey (2009) [9]
  • International NGO Survey (2010–2011) [10][1][11]
  • Social Investment Performance (2010) [12]
  • Southern Africa Grantee Survey (2010–2011) [5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Jacobs, Alex, Chris Barnett, and Richard Ponsford. "Three Approaches to Monitoring: Feedback Systems, Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation and Logical Frameworks." IDS Bulletin 41.6 (2010): 36-44. Print.
  2. ^ Ebrahim, Alnoor. "The Many Faces of Nonprofit Accountability." Harvard BS Working Paper (2010): 10. Print.
  3. ^ Bonbright, David, and Jamey Power. "Private Sector Metrics Contribution to Social Change: Customer Satisfaction Meets Agriculture Development." IDS Bulletin 41.6 (2010): 65-72. Print.
  4. ^ Ebrahim, Alnoor, and V. Kasturi Rangan. "The Limits of Non Profit Impact: A Contingency Framework for Measuring Social Performance." Harvard Business School Working Paper (2010). Print.
  5. ^ a b c David Bonbright. Keystone Strategy 2011-2013. 2010. Social Investment Survey 2010
  6. ^ Global Knowledge Partnership Evaluation 2007
  7. ^ Rural Enterprise Development Initiative. 2007. REDI.org.za
  8. ^ Keystoneaccountability.org
  9. ^ Network Survey. 2009. Keystoneaccountability.org
  10. ^ PracticalAction.org
  11. ^ International Nongovernment Organization Survey. 2010. Keystoneaccountability.org
  12. ^ CAF Venturesome Keystone Response. 2010. Social Investment Survey 2010