Welcome to the Community Check Box (CCB), a web-based recording, measurement, and reporting tool for your community work. The
CCB helps practitioners document their work, including bringing about community and systems change (defined as new or modified programs, policies, or practices related to the group's goals). The
CCB also helps practitioners share their change efforts and success stories with funders and other stakeholders. More fundamentally, the
CCB serves as a tool to help communities better understand and improve their efforts for change.
CCB helps community and research partners to answer important questions such as:
CCB includes supports for:
Features of the
When you are ready to begin using the CCB, sign in to your WorkStation. WorkStations are available from
www.myctb.org and mycheckbox.org. Select your WorkStation from the list. Depending on your site setup, you may immediately be prompted with a login box, or if your site has public access, you will arrive at the Home page of the WorkStation.
Now that you are logged in, you have quite a few choices. The actual choices you see will depend on the configuration of your WorkStation. Here is an example of what you will see.
Most of the instructions included in this document will work with any major web browser (Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari, or Internet Explorer) but there are some functions that only work in one browser, usually Internet Explorer (IE). The instructions will indicate if a function only works with a specific web browser. Mac users should use Safari but need to be aware that not all these functions will work the same on a Mac.
If you are using IE you will need to turn on the Compatibility View. To do this: