United Way is harnessing evidence and data to improve outcomes. Now we're trying to encourage our government to use the same analytical thinking.
Billy Beane, general manager of the Oakland A’s, transformed baseball by ignoring the scouts and using data to build championship contending teams despite limited budgets. Moneyball for Government encourages governments at all levels to increase their use of evidence and data when investing limited taxpayer dollars. By playing Moneyball, we can improve outcomes for young people, their families and communities.
Stacey D. Stewart, U.S. president of United Way Worldwide, narrates a video highlighting how United Way and other leading, innovative nonprofits are harnessing evidence and data to improve outcomes for children and their families at every stage of development.
Here's how you can be a part of change: