Getting Started

Instructions on how to begin using the CCAT.

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Written by TCC Support
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Thank you for your interest in the CCAT Assessment. Your organization now has the opportunity to assess the effectiveness of its participating nonprofits using the CCAT. As the cohort lead, you are responsible for administering this assessment to other organizations and tracking their progress. Below you will find instructions on logging into the CCAT survey taking system.

If you have any further questions or concerns, please contact our Help Desk at

Step 1: Logging In

  • You will receive an email with the subject line “Welcome to the CCAT” which contains a link to create an account. Click the link to set a password and login to the assessment portal.

  • If you have not received an email with login information, please check your spam/junk folders, and submit a request to the CCAT Help Desk.

  • Once you’ve activated your account, access the CCAT anytime with your email and password at

Step 2: Adding Organization to Your Cohort

  • After you log in, click the "Organizations" tab on the left-hand navigation panel. 

  • On the Organizations page, click the "Add Organization" button. 

  • Type in new organization's name. Note: If you are re-administering the CCAT to organizations that have previously participated in the CCAT, please contact

  • Save new organization. 

Step 3: Adding Participants to an Organization

  • Your new organization should appear in your list. Click "Manage Participants" next to the name of the new organization to access the participant list. 

  • For new organizations, the participant list is empty. To add participants, click the "Add Participant" button.

  • Complete participant information, and designate each participant as the Organization Lead or as a Survey Taker.  Note: Organization Leads have the ability to add additional survey takers and can access the CCAT Report. Survey Takers cannot add participants or access the report. 

  • Save new user by clicking "Add Participant." When you save the user's information, they will automatically be sent their initial email that will contain information on how to access the CCAT Survey.

Thanks for using the CCAT!
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