New Roles for Community Service
Volunteers and the organizations they support are responsible for some of the most innovative, high-impact social programs. Understanding the true impact of these efforts is key as community service organizations are being asked to play an increasingly greater role in local change. Brad Rose Consulting has a wealth of experience consulting with community service organizations to help them build successful programs.
Community Service Project Experience
Program Evaluation Consulting
Brad Rose Consulting worked with the national office of City Year to provide program evaluation expertise to City Year senior managers.
Tufts University and the Nellie Mae Foundation
Massachusetts Campus Compact (MACC) Two-Year Program Evaluation
Brad Rose Consulting designed and conducted a a two-year, multi-site, cluster evaluation of Massachusetts Campus Compact college and university student-provided after-school tutoring programs in Massachusetts that serve educationally at-risk elementary students.
Massachusetts Campus Compact (MACC) and the Corporation for National and Community Service
MACC Learn and Serve Grant Program Summative Program Evaluation
For Massachusetts Campus Compact (MACC) and the Corporation for National and Community Service, we conducted a summative evaluation of MACC’s Learn and Serve grant program, a three-year grant program that supports campus/community partnerships and community-based research projects.
Massachusetts Service Alliance
Youth Mentoring Initiative Program Evaluation
The Massachusetts Service Alliance is one of the State’s largest not-for profit organizations. Brad Rose Consulting designed and conducted an evaluation of a 50-site, multi-year youth mentoring initiative funded by the Massachusetts state legislature and the Corporation for National and Community Service.
Hands On Network’s Citizen Action Program Evaluation
Working for AmeriCorps, we evaluated the national Hands On Network’s Citizen Action AmeriCorps Program to: determine the program’s effectiveness, identify critical lessons learned from the program’s implementation, and develop data-based recommendations for program enhancement/refinement.
Massachusetts Service Alliance
AmeriCorp Programs Evaluation
Brad Rose Consulting designed and delivered an outcome evaluation of the effectiveness of the operation of the Massachusetts Service Alliance’s 26 AmeriCorps programs, which operate throughout Massachusetts.
Massachusetts Campus Compact
Vista Program Evaluation
We conducted an impact evaluation of Massachusetts Campus Compact’s VISTA program.
Massachusetts Campus Compact (MACC)
Think Tank Program Evaluation
Working for MACC, we performed a process evaluation of MACC’s Community Service Directors ‘Think Tank’, a two-year professional development initiative offered to 30 Community Service Directors from Massachusetts’ colleges and universities.
Indiana Campus Compact
Service Learning and Faculty Development Program Effectiveness Assessment
Brad Rose Consulting designed and delivered effectiveness assessment of Indiana Campus Compact’s Lilly Endowment-sponsored service learning and faculty development programs, that serve 30 Indiana College and University campuses.
New England Resource Center for Higher Education
Civic Engagement in Higher Education Program Evaluation
For the New England Resource Center for Higher Education, we conducted an evaluation of a national-scope faculty development project, “Civic Engagement in Higher Education: Faculty Professional Service and the Scholarship of Engagement.”