Do you want to know if your HIV/AIDS initiatives and programs are working? Are they effective in meeting their goals and objectives? Evaluating community-based programs or initiatives can help us see how we are doing, make sense of it, and make necessary adjustments. It permits feedback to improve effectiveness and encourages accountability. How do we go about conducting such evaluations? The Community Tool Box provides a user-friendly framework for developing an evaluation of a community program or initiative. Take a look here.