Change of Plans Won’t Deter New JVA Staffer From Life of Service

Above: Jessi sits atop Mayan ruins in department of Huehuetenango, Guatemala, during his time in the Peace Corps. Pandemic Forced Jessi Rodriguez to Leave Peace Corps By Sandy Wiegand, Copyeditor and Writer at Joining Vision and Action Denver, Colorado, is not where JVA’s new associate consultant, Jessi Rodriguez, expected to be right now. In [...]

2021-02-18T13:48:36-07:00February 16th, 2021|2021, Blog, Changemakers|0 Comments

JVA’s 2020: 102 Grants and $19.3M in Wins, So Far

Above: JVA grantwriters (from left) Kat, Erin and Lisa enjoy some well-earned down time. By The Joining Vision and Action Resource Development Team As the new year begins, JVA has been taking stock of our 2020 numbers. Knowing that it was an extremely challenging year for many changemaking organizations, we are pleased to share [...]

2021-01-27T09:47:25-07:00January 26th, 2021|2021, Blog|0 Comments

Power to the People? It’s More Than a Slogan for Cynthia Lizano

By Sandy Wiegand, Copyeditor and Writer at Joining Vision and Action It only takes a couple of minutes of talking with Cynthia Lizano, JVA’s new bilingual engagement and planning associate, to discover her big heart. Speak to her a little longer and you may start to learn the ways she has employed it. And that’s [...]

2021-01-06T10:14:21-07:00January 5th, 2021|2021, Blog|0 Comments
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