Impact Reports


Impact Reports

NDSU Extension Service Impact Reports are brief summaries of the economic, environmental or social outcomes of our educational efforts. They summarize our accomplishments and their impact on our state and its citizens.

Impact Report Guidelines and Template

Tips for Writing Great Reports

  • Impacts Reports are data driven
  • Write professionally, avoid jargon or acronyms
  • List clear and concise situation statement/objectives in the situation section.
  • Be sure to give the context; what happened, who/numbers attending and incorporate into the Extension response section
  • Use an evaluation tool that yields outcomes data (level 2 or higher) and to incorporate into the Impact section and anecdotal feedback for the Feedback section

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You can find the latest Impact Reports listed below.

File 2014 Helping Hands Day: Service projects with a focus on hunger
Katie Tyler, 4-H Youth Development Specialist
File Nourishing Boomers and Beyond in Williams County
Mary Froelich, Extension Agent, Family and Consumer Sciences
File 4-H Camping at North Dakota 4-H Camp
Katie Tyler, 4-H Youth Development Specialist; Adrian Biewer, 4-H Youth Development Specialist
File Stepping On - Preventing Falls for North Dakota Seniors
Jane Strommen, Gerontology Specialist
File Kids in the Garden – Ramsey County
Sara Laite, Extension Agent, Family Nutrition Program

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