Tools & Resources

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Racial Equity Impact Assessment

A Racial Equity Impact Assessment (REIA) examines how different racial and ethnic groups will likely be affected by a proposed action or decision. REIAs are used to minimize unanticipated adverse consequences in a variety of contexts, including the analysis of proposed policies, institutional practices, programs, plans and budgetary decisions.

County Health Rankings Model

The Rankings are based on a model of population health that emphasizes the many factors that, if improved, can help make communities healthier places to live, learn, work and play. 

What Can Communities Do Now for Health Equity?

This blog post (from RWJF) provides specific examples of what communities can do create places where health can happen for everyone from the 2015 winners of the RWJF Culture of Health Prize. It can be found in Work Together under Work together to address health inequities. It can be found in Work Together...

Health Gaps Report Discussion Guide

We introduced the Health Gaps Discussion Guide (CHR&R) in 2015 with our original state health gaps reports. The guide continues to offer important considerations and tips on how to bring together diverse stakeholders to continue a conversation on health gaps, and how to create a safe space for dialogue.

Gather: The Art and Science of Effective Convening

This guidebook from The Rockefeller Foundation offers practical tools to help those who are taking on the role of designing and leading convenings for social change. It can be found in Work Together under Work Together to Advance Health Equity.

Conversation Cafe

Conversation Cafés are open, hosted conversations in cafés, as well as conference rooms, classrooms, or anywhere people gather to discuss issues of importance. A Conversation Café can help to shift dialogue from small talk to conversations on topics of importance. It can be found in Work Together under...

Readiness Assessment-Collective Impact

This readiness assessment (from Collective Impact Forum) is designed to a help groups consider whether the collective impact approach is right for their social issue and whether the conditions are in place for the initiative to succeed.

Implementation Guide for Results Based Accountability

This guide is intended for those working to implement Results-Based Accountability or Outcomes-Based Accountability in their community. The guide is devoted to how to do the work. It can be found in Evaluate Actions under...


This website is an international collaboration to improve evaluation practice and theory by sharing and generating information about options (methods or processes) and approaches. It can be found in Evaluate Actions under...