Power to change

A long-term evaluation partnership

Between 2018 and 2022, Power to Change commissioned Renaisi as their external evaluator across three programmes for community businesses (Bright Ideas, Trade Up and the Community Business Fund). Why work with an evaluator? Like many other social sector organisations commissioning evaluations, the charitable trust decided to bring an evaluator on board for a range of

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Community of practice - October 2022. 2 years of learning

Learning by listening

In the Save the Children funded research, as in the Community of Practice, we explored the perspective of both place-based organisations and national foundations and charities working in places. Renaisi’s Place and Systems team facilitated a discussion with the community to explore: Across all the work a key theme that has emerged is listening, whether

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A group of Renaisi colleagues standing near a flipchart that reads "Why does Renaisi exist?" Answers on coloured post-it notes

Strategy & stars at the Renaisi team day

The Renaisi team away day gave us an opportunity to collaborate on strategic development and celebrate our colleagues with the annual Renaisi Star Awards. We believe that everyone at Renaisi has a valuable perspective to bring to strategic conversations. Our team away day was a chance to bring colleagues together to share ideas, questions, and

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