A Talk with JVA’s Stella Carrasco: Proud Lakota, Devoted Grandma

By Sandy Wiegand, Copyeditor and Writer at Joining Vision and Action On Monday, we celebrate Indigenous Peoples’ Day, honoring Native Americans, recognizing America’s history of colonialism and genocide, and reclaiming the former [...]

2019-10-28T10:00:43-07:00October 13th, 2019|2019, Blog|1 Comment

EDs Share Secrets of How to Shape a Nonprofit’s Culture, More

Above: STEMblazers Executive Director Wendy Merchant, left, and Adoption Options Executive Director Adrienne Elliott responded to questions from participants in JVA's Executive Director Academy on Friday.   By Sandy Wiegand, Copyeditor and [...]

2019-10-28T10:02:12-07:00September 30th, 2019|2019, Blog, Unconsultants|0 Comments

For Colorado Day, a Mountain of Reasons to Love Where We Live

By Sandy Wiegand, Copyeditor and Writer at Joining Vision and Action Got plans for Colorado Day this year? OK, maybe you didn’t know August 1 is Colorado Day—the (143rd) anniversary of the [...]

2019-10-28T10:05:31-07:00July 30th, 2019|2019, Blog, Unconsultants|0 Comments

2 Big Reasons to Vote in Denver’s Municipal Elections

(Photo by Element5 Digital from Pexels) By Sandy Wiegand, Joining Vision and Action Copyeditor and Writer Denver’s municipal elections are May 7. Races are for mayor, city auditor, city clerk and recorder, and all 13 [...]

2019-04-24T10:31:28-07:00April 24th, 2019|2019, Advocacy and Action, Blog|0 Comments

Beyond Writing Rules: How to Make your Sentences Flow

(Photo by Mark Duffel on Unsplash) By Sandy Wiegand, Copyeditor and Writer at Joining Vision and Action It’s always surprising to me when my co-workers react with enthusiasm when I share grammar [...]

2019-04-18T06:28:54-07:00April 17th, 2019|2019, Blog, Marketing & Communications|0 Comments

On International Women’s Day, Let’s Celebrate Women as Changemakers

By Sandy Wiegand, Copyeditor and Writer at Joining Vision and Action Friday, March 8, is International Women’s Day. According to the United Nations, it’s “a time to reflect on progress made, to [...]

2019-03-18T14:29:09-07:00March 5th, 2019|2019, Blog, Clients|0 Comments

Feeding the Giving Tree amid the Government Shutdown

By Sandy Wiegand, Copyeditor and Writer at Joining Vision and Action Do a quick online news search of the phrase “government shutdown and Denver nonprofits,” and you’ll get a lot of headlines [...]