What could a potential data4good community of practice look like? This research reviewed the landscape of existing national Communities of Practice in the not-for-profit sector and field of data.
We spent a transformational year with the Cart Shed helping to focus, align, and mobilise the organisation towards greater impact.
Data Orchard worked with The Bracken Trust over a twelve-month period to analyse and diagnose needs and develop a road-map for building the organisation’s data capabilities.
This piece of work reviewed the impact of Worcestershire County Council's £1 million Changing Futures Fund on recipient voluntary and community sector organisations.
In June 2017 Data Orchard was commissioned to do an audit and evaluation of Fastershire’s business engagement activities.
DataKind UK learned about the full breadth of outcomes their work delivers and were able to visualise customer journeys through engagement and delivery of their services.
Data Orchard completed a literature review of research on food poverty and developed a set of indicators to identify food poverty risk factors using data at ‘lower super output area’ geographies.
We analysed data from Sport England, Public Health England, and the Office for National Statistics. This included sports participation data geographically mapped against broader socio-economic data.
We analysed hundreds of anonymised tenant records to create profiles of customer groups to help United Welsh Housing staff understand their customers better and improve the services they deliver.
We were commissioned by Worcestershire Voices to undertake research into the critical factors in making a voluntary and community project a success.
Data Orchard was commissioned by Herefordshire Council to independently research preferences and patterns of use of libraries and customer service centres across the county.
Since 2013 Data Orchard has worked with local volunteers in over 50 parishes and towns to support neighbourhood planning and future housing needs.
Herefordshire Community Foundation hired Data Orchard to produce a robust analysis of social needs and was used as a philanthropy guide to inform charitable giving and strategic responses to complex problems.