This report presents findings and recommendations from a research project to understand the state of evaluation in Colorado's nonprofit sector. Adopting a national survey conducted by the Innovation Network, a Washington DCbased nonprofit evaluation, research and consulting firm, in addition to a set of in-depth interviews, the following study examined:
1. The role of evaluation in nonprofit organizations in Colorado;
2. The challenges to implementing evaluation practices; and
3. Recommendations to support or enhance evaluation practices.