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Family Life

Family Life is an independent, innovative community organisation, dedicated to working with vulnerable families and communities since 1970.  Through effective services, support and connections, Family Life’s mission is to enable children, young people and families to thrive in caring communities. Family Life takes a whole-of-family, whole-of-community approach, to build resiliency…

Centre for Education and Research in Environmental Strategies (CERES)

CERES – Centre for Education and Research in Environmental Strategies, is an award winning, not-for-profit, sustainability centre located on 4.5 hectares on the Merri Creek in East Brunswick, Melbourne. It is a not-for-loss community business, which runs extensive environmental education programs, urban agriculture projects, green technology demonstrations and a number…

Good Cycles

Good Cycles is a social enterprise – 100% of the revenue from our commercial operations including our bicycle shop, maintenance courses and Melbourne Bike Share operations, goes towards our community programs and initiatives. Good Cycles’ social programs work with those experiencing disadvantage from a range of communities – including at-risk…

SEIL Action Plan

SEIL Action Plan

Phase One A literature review on meta-evaluation will be conducted and a meta-evaluation framework for social enterprises will be developed. Advisory meetings will be scheduled with members of participating organisations and funding bodies. The research team will consult with participating organisations, to explore: whether they have a documented theory of…

About Meta-Evaluation

Meta-evaluation involves assessment of the methodological rigour of evaluations, as well as the aggregation of data from multiple or existing evaluations for comprehensive assessment (Cooksy and Caracelli, 2009; Gough & Martin, 2012). The SEIL project aims to both (1) assess the methodological rigour of evaluation approaches currently used at each…

Welcome to the SEIL project

Hello, and welcome to the SEIL project blog. The SEIL project aims to support shared evaluation learning among social enterprise and enterprising organisations, and regular blog posts will provide updates on key project milestones. Blog posts will also include the sharing of literature such as journal articles and research reports,…