Matthew Forti

Matthew Forti is managing director, One Acre Fund USA, where he leads the organization’s work outside of Africa and helps oversee its measurement and evaluation function. One Acre Fund assists nearly 180,000 smallholder farming families in East Africa to double their farm profits and eliminate persistent hunger. Matt is also advisor to the Performance Measurement Capability Area at the Bridgespan Group (@BridgespanGroup), an advisory firm to mission-driven leaders and organizations that supports the design of performance measurement systems for continuous learning and improvement.

Impact, Not Overhead, Is What Counts

Nov. 13, 2013 1

A look at barriers global NGOs face in reporting the right measures of effectiveness—and how funders and grantees can begin to overcome them.

Social Sector Measurement: Down but Not Out

Dec. 21, 2012 2

Recently released studies confirm that few nonprofits possess the capacity to measure for continuous improvement, but new initiatives launched in 2012 provide hope.

Measuring Leadership Development

Nov. 21, 2011 2

To avoid measuring and funding leadership development is to deprive the social sector of one of its greatest performance improvement tools.