Changemaker Profile: Shana Riley

Shana Riley, left, with daughter Melea Welcome to our Changemaker Profiles blog series! Each edition we profile one outstanding social changemaker from the JVA client community. By sharing the stories of some [...]

More from JVA’s Genius Bar: Applying New Lessons, Capturing Outcomes, Pushing Boundaries and More

Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash By Sandy Wiegand, Copyeditor and Writer at Joining Vision and Action Two experienced nonprofit executive directors joined JVA’s Executive Director Academy participants on the last day of the [...]

2018-11-26T15:58:51+00:00 November 5th, 2018|Unconsultants|0 Comments

JVA’s Genius Bar on Building a Better Board

Graduates of JVA's October 2018 Executive Director Academy (above photo) got insight and advice from Cultivando Executive Director Erin Mooney (below right) and Extreme Community Makeover Executive Director Angela Bomgaars (below [...]

2018-12-04T19:13:33+00:00 November 5th, 2018|2018, Blog, Executive Directors, Training|0 Comments

Voting in Colorado: Choose Your Own Adventure

By Sandy Wiegand, Copyeditor and Writer at Joining Vision and Action As individuals whose work deals largely with making the world a better place, you already know the importance of voting in [...]

2018-10-29T11:07:54+00:00 October 22nd, 2018|2018, Blog, Media, Tools for Changemakers|0 Comments

Veditz Center Hopes to Create a ‘Third Place’ for the Deaf Community

Jaclyn Tyrcha was among Veditz Center board members who led a cultural competency training at JVA recently. (Photo by Kori Moinat/ Courtesy of the Veditz Center)   By Sandy Wiegand, Copyeditor and [...]

2018-10-11T09:27:45+00:00 October 9th, 2018|2018, Advocacy and Action, Blog, Clients|0 Comments

Get on Board: Nonprofits Have Room at the Top—and it’s Rewarding

By Katalin Wishart, Senior Grantwriter at Joining Vision and Action JVA’s work is all about supporting nonprofits and social enterprises, but outside of work, many of our staffers also give back by [...]

2018-09-27T10:39:45+00:00 September 25th, 2018|2018, Board of directors, Unconsultants|0 Comments