Creating a Warm, Supportive Community in an MSU Denver Classroom

Above, Metropolitan State University of Denver Professor (and JVA Senior Trainer and Facilitator) Sandra Harris Howard stands with students in her introduction to high impact nonprofit management class earlier this month. By [...]

2019-12-24T15:07:21-06:00December 24th, 2019|2019, Blog|0 Comments

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 [...]

2019-10-28T10:00:43-06:00October 13th, 2019|2019, Blog|1 Comment

Youth Council Thinks Big as it Interviews Teens on Mental Health

Seizing the Day: International Youth Day International Youth Day is commemorated each August 12 by the United Nations as a day for “bringing youth issues to the attention of the international community [...]

2019-10-28T10:07:54-06:00August 13th, 2019|2019, Blog|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 [...]

2019-10-28T10:05:31-06:00July 30th, 2019|2019, Blog, Unconsultants|0 Comments

Will Corporations and Foundations Make Up for Weak Individual Giving?

By Lisa Cirincione, Senior Resource Development Associate at Joining Vision and Action In my last blog, I noted that the number of people in the United States who donated to charity fell [...]

2019-07-16T09:45:51-06:00July 15th, 2019|2019, Blog, Fundraising|0 Comments