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Module 2C: Create and Use Survey Data
Your agency’s data can provide insight on your clients, your community, and your programs. In this...
Aug
2
Module 1A: Frame the Problem
Before you can begin using data to inform decisions, identify what you are trying to accomplish and ...
Aug
2
Module 2A: Find Existing Data
Now that you know what you want to accomplish with data, you can use that as a framework for choosin...
Aug
9
Module 2E: Avoid Data Pitfalls
Data is most powerful when you understand its limits. This module will give you the knowledge to thi...
Aug
23
Module 3: Find Meaning in the Data
Charts are a powerful way to explore data. This module will teach you to build and interpret Excel c...

Latest News from SAVI

Social Media Coordinator

The Polis Center at IUPUI is seeking a talented individual who wants to make a difference. In this role, you will be promoting the SAVI

SAVI Community Assessment and Planning Tool

Assessing your community’s needs and assets is an important first step in planning community improvements. In fact, users report ...

IndyVitals Tool Nominated as Innovation of the Year for TechPoint 2017 Mira Awards

18th Annual Event Honors ‘the best of tech in Indiana’ IndyVitals–a digital neighborhood monitoring tool developed by The Polis ...

IndyVitals Can Help Your Organization Make Indy a Better Place to Live and Work

Organizations from multiple sectors trying to make Indianapolis a great place to live and work have faced the challenge of telling a ...

IndyVitals Tool Nominated as Innovation of the Year for TechPoint 2017 Mira Awards

18th Annual Event Honors ‘the best of tech in Indiana’ IndyVitals–a digital neighborhood monitoring tool developed by The Polis ...

Using Data to Inform the Conversation on Environmental Disparities in Indianapolis

On December 8, 2016, The Hoosier Environmental Council (HEC) convened several Indianapolis/Marion County stakeholders for a ...

Kandris Leading Course at United Way of Central Indiana’s Fall Community Impact University

Sharon Kandris, Director of Community Informatics, will be leading a required course of United Way of Central Indiana’s Fall Community ...

Kandris Presenting at National Legal Aid and Deference Association Conference

Sharon Kandris, Director of Community Informatics, is presenting at the National Legal Aid and Deference Association conference in ...

A Healthier Place to Live: A Community Conversation on Public Health

In Indianapolis, wealth determines health. If you live in a low-income neighborhood in our city, there’s a good chance you’ll die

SAVI Talks! The Changing Affordable Housing Market

“Lower housing costs make housing more affordable. Raising income makes everything more affordable.” – John Marron On