What if there are organizations that are doing good work for their communities? How do they know if their work is really making a difference? Do they even have the same tools to measure their impact? It’s important that these organizations have shared measurement. Shared Measurement means that organizations are measuring the same things and in the same way. So, why is shared measurement so important? Shared Measurement is important for many reasons. For example, it lets different organizations share important information from the community.