Step 10: Sustain
Step 10 of the GTO framework is to consider what will be needed to keep the program going if it is successful, particularly after the initial funding has ended.
The resources below may help you plan for sustainability.
- Tool: Program Sustainability Assessment Tool: This is an online tool that allows you to rate your program across eight sustainability domains and view an automated summary of your results.
- Tool: Sustainability Checklist: This checklist helps you think through different tasks that can assist you in sustaining your intervention.
- Webinar: Sustainability Webinar (PowerPoint, Recording): This webinar defines sustainability for evidence-based approaches, discusses common methods for sustaining, and addresses common barriers.
Funding Opportunities for Sustainability
- Securing continuous funding is likely critical to sustaining your intervention. See IMAPP's Funding Opportunities section located in Step 5 Capacities.