Category Archives: Guest Blog

The view from Nonprofit Street in 2011—our top-rated posts

By Katy Snyder, JVA Consulting Last year was a busy year on our blog, and we saw some themes emerge in the types of topics that were most popular. We thought we’d share some themes that we saw this year … Continue reading

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Vote for your favorite blogger in JVA’s Guest Blogger Contest!

Welcome to JVA Consulting’s 2011 Guest Blogger Contest! We created this to contest to engage inspiring, educating and motivating voices in the nonprofit sector. Read our guest blog entries and vote for your favorite, and the blogger who receives the … Continue reading

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Guest Blogger Contest Entry: From an idea…..to a program…..to a non-profit organization.

by Angela Bomgaars, Extreme Community Makeover From an idea…..to a program…..to a non-profit organization.  How does that happen?  How did I ever get connected with this idea that has impacted the direction of my life immensely? Have you ever really … Continue reading

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Guest Blogger Contest Entry: Teaching the Importance of Social Change … with Turtles

by Sara Struckman, Mental Health America of Colorado The recent events in Africa and the Middle East have been dominant topics of conversation at my dinner table over the past couple of weeks. My husband and I both agree that … Continue reading

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Guest Blogger Contest Entry: Technical Difficulties

by Kim Ann Wardlow, Audio Information Network of Colorado I’m alternately fascinated and frustrated by technology.  Protesters take video with their phones and send it across the world.  Scientific and medical breakthroughs occur as technology improves.  For example, I have … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: Nonprofits—Businesses or idealist ventures?

By John Eisenhauer, guest blogger I passionately believe in the great worth of nonprofit organizations. These organizations trade in dreams. When they succeed, a voice is given to the voiceless, power to the powerless. This is accomplished when an organization … Continue reading

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