Not your ordinary housing. Rocky Mountain Communities

 By Katalin Wishart, Senior Grantwriter What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think “affordable housing”? For 7-year-old Natasha, it means living in a supportive environment where she receives [...]

2018-02-15T12:43:03+00:00 February 9th, 2018|2018, Blog, Changemakers, Clients, Grantwriting|0 Comments

BC Serna: Storytelling and Changemaking at The Traveling Good

By Sarah Hidey, Joining Vision and Action I’m thrilled to introduce a good friend of mine (a Denver native) as our latest Changemaker—BC Serna. If there are two words I would [...]

The 2-Generation Approach: So Much to Learn

By Sandy Wiegand, Copyeditor and Writer at Joining Vision and Action Did you know that about 26 percent of post-secondary students across the country have children of their own? That’s not the portrayal [...]

2018-02-15T13:56:27+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|2018, Blog, Changemakers, Unconsultants|0 Comments

Heard of 2Gen? Colorado Just Keeps Innovating

By Sandy Wiegand, Copyeditor and Writer at Joining Vision and Action Photo by London Scout on Unsplash Since starting at JVA in the fall, I’ve been fortunate enough to attend several events where I’ve met [...]

7 Simple Strategies for Motivating Your Nonprofit’s Staff

More Insights from JVA’s Genius Bar Panelists By Sandy Wiegand, copyeditor and writer at Joining Vision and Action If you’re having any trouble motivating your nonprofit’s staff members to do their best [...]

Why Your Work-Life Balance is Crucial to Your Nonprofit’s Success

Genius Bar Panelists Agree You Should Get a Life By Sandy Wiegand, Copyeditor and Writer at Joining Vision and Action Work-life balance: We all say it’s important to us. No one WANTS [...]

Eight Things You Can Do to Better Engage Your Board

 Lessons from JVA’s Executive Director Academy Genius Bar How do engage your board of directors? Whether your board members get their hands dirty helping with the day-to-day business of your nonprofit, or [...]

The Trump Budget: An Information and Action Session

By Lisa Cirincione, Joining Vision and Action Summary: A lively discussion and presentation about how President Trump’s proposed federal budget may impact projects undertaken by the City and County of Denver, environmental [...]