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Austin Chapter Meeting

Thursday, September 14 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Join us for the Austin Chapter meeting on Thursday, September 14, 2017! We encourage all Austin members and members in the surrounding area to JOIN US as we watch and discuss a grants webcast and network with other grant professionals in the area.


1 CPE in Specialize Knowledge

At our meeting, we will watch the webcast:

Logic Models and Performance under the Uniform Guidance

Karen Norris, Principal, A K4ren Norris Company

The uniform guidance has shifted the focus from compliance to performance. Recognizing this change, how would you evaluate the effectiveness of your grant programs? Logic models can help measure performance and demonstrate outcomes, as well as create a common language to chart progress for grant writers, program managers, and awarding agencies alike. In this way, logic models provide an effective way to measure and define performance.

The uniform guidance uses the words “performance” 177 times and “outcomes” 22 times. Can you effectively express the outcomes you expect to deliver? How do you track results? Fortunately, logic models can help you measure and communicate a well-developed visual statement that demonstrates results.

In this webinar, you’ll learn what logic models are and how to use them to link resources and activities to the outcomes you expect to achieve. Here’s how to help your programs deliver.

Learning Objectives

  • Define a logic model.
  • Identify common challenges when communicating outcomes and results.
  • Recognize a variety of logic model styles.
  • Use logic models to demonstrate outcomes that are linked to resources and program activities.
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Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
1340 Airport Commerce Drive
Austin, Texas 78741

Other Information:

Please bring your own lunch!


For questions regarding NGMA’a Austin Chapter, please contact Robin Kolton at robin.kolton@tpwd.texas.gov.

This meeting is for MEMBERS ONLY. If you’re not already a member, join today! Read more about becoming a NGMA Member.

Additional Information:

Grant Professionals, including Grant Specialists, Grant Administrators, Grant Managers, Program Officers, Grant Officers, Auditors
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For additional information or assistance with this event including cancellations, substitutions or other program concerns or information regarding administrative policies such as complaints, please contact Kelli Klepic at kelli@ngma.org or (202) 308-9443.


Thursday, September 14
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Robin Kolton


Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
1340 Airport Commerce Drive
Austin, TX 78741 United States
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