Monthly Archives: September 2010

JVA kicks off Executive Director Academy with “Genius Bar”

To kick off its accelerated, five-day version of Executive Director Academy, JVA convened a group of the best and brightest local nonprofit leaders to discuss timely nonprofit issues. The Genius Bar, as we like to call it, was made up … Continue reading

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Major gifts lag for Denver arts institutions

By Ashley Kasprzak, JVA Consulting As a longtime supporter of arts education, visual arts, public art, plays and dance in Colorado, I was struck by a headline in a Denver Post article on Sunday, September 12, that read, “When it … Continue reading

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Australia, New Zealand are most “giving” countries, study finds

By Katy Snyder, JVA Consulting In a recently released study that used several factors to determine how giving residents from countries across the world are, the U.S. ranked fifth (tied with Switzerland) after Australia, New Zealand, Canada and Ireland (which … Continue reading

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Former JVA intern wants to know if you participate in online fundraising

By Collin Lessing, JVA Consulting How do you feel about online fundraising? Are you comfortable making donations through an organization’s Web site or Facebook Causes page? These are questions that former JVA intern Brooke Fritz has for you. Currently a … Continue reading

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