We also conduct programme evaluation, using quantitative and qualitative techniques among stakeholders and beneficiaries. We often combine multiple methods within a project and will tailor our approach as needed to deliver breadth and depth to our findings and recommendations. Research lies at the heart of all our services, and primary research underpins all our work, particularly evaluation and impact assessments.

To ensure rigorous impact analysis, we compile, analyse and combine landscape assessments, case studies, competitor analyses, partners’ insights, social and economic data and evaluation assessments to help organisations understand the opportunities for growth, increase in reach or develop their strategy.

In the last year alone, we have conducted programme evaluation for Burberry Inspire, Age at Work, Key4Life, The Goldsmiths Company, Panathlon and No Going Back.

Our Projects
Street Elite + Berkely Foundation

SROI: Creating value through sports

In 2019, Berkeley Foundation & Street Elite commissioned Bean Research to undertake a SROI analysis on behalf of Street Elite, based on the distance travelled for the 97 participants of the 2018 and 2019 programmes in Newham, Tower Hamlets, Lambeth, Southwark and Hammersmith and Fulham, assessing the impact through economic benefits, human capital gains, avoided Exchequer…

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Ideas Foundation

Embedding Evaluation

Bean Research works in partnership with The Ideas Foundation, providing monitoring & evaluation tools to ensure the organisation consistently captures and reports their impact to inspire creativity in schools, and diversify the creative sector.  We provide quarterly reporting to Trustees, developing insights for funders and management, as well as monitoring and evaluating outcomes on students,…

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Key4life

Key4Life

Key4Life aims to address the root causes of young adult reoffending and break the cycle of crime for young men aged 18-25 years in prison and those at risk of going to prison. Bean Research works with Key4Life to support its evaluation and reporting of its outcomes and impact on employment and re-offending.  Bean has…

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