Tag Archives: Colorado Nonprofit Association

Don’t panic (Part 1)—opportunities are out there for the nonprofit sector

By Katie McCune, JVA Consulting Last Wednesday, I had the privilege of speaking at University of Colorado at Boulder (CU) Career Services’ Public Service Career Panel. The purpose of the panel was to provide students and alumni insights into the … Continue reading

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Ask Amber: Finding your first real job

By Amber Alarid, JVA Consulting When sharing my blog with friends and gathering their input on what information recent college grads and grad students need, I get some great questions for my blogs—some of which have already been featured. However, … Continue reading

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Ask Amber: Young nonprofit professionals and starting salaries

By Amber Alarid, JVA Consulting This week, I tackle the issue of how young professionals can negotiate a reasonable starting salary. Question: Most nonprofits don’t have much flexibility on salaries (I was prepared in advance for how small mine would … Continue reading

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Colorado Nonprofit Association provides nonprofits with advice for inspiring voters

By Amber Alarid, JVA Consulting The Colorado Nonprofit Association wants you…to inspire voters! Trusted Voices: Nonprofits and Colorado’s Fiscal Future was the theme behind the Colorado Nonprofit Association’s September 27 meeting at the Metropolitan Community Church of the Rockies. Attendees … Continue reading

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Celebrating nonprofits and agents of change

By Ashley Kasprzak, JVA Consulting Some people profess their love for animals, Doritos and other unique things through Facebook, tweets and bumper stickers. If I had to choose one silly love statement, it would be “I love nonprofits.” Admittedly, love … Continue reading

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Why the Census counts

By Julia Alvarez, JVA research associate On January 8, the Denver Office of Strategic Partnerships hosted a workshop entitled, “Why the Census Counts: Nonprofits and the U.S. Census,” to educate and inform members of the nonprofit community about the importance … Continue reading

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Survey findings are troubling but nonprofits can still overcome

The Denver Business Journal recently published key findings from a survey released by the Colorado Nonprofit Association and the Community Resource Center (CRC). The survey, which is titled “Weathering the Storm,” asked Colorado nonprofits about how the current economy has … Continue reading

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Foundations stress the importance of evaluation

by Julia Alvarez, Research Associate at JVA Two JVA team members were in attendance last Thursday afternoon at the Colorado Nonprofit Association’s Fall Conference in downtown Denver, where the luncheon panel focused on nonprofit program evaluation. Representatives from the evaluation … Continue reading

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JVA to present at Colorado Nonprofit Association 2009 Fall Conference

The Colorado Nonprofit Association is preparing to host its annual Fall Conference on October 29–30. Hundreds of professionals from the nonprofit, business and government sectors will be in attendance to network and participate in workshops conducted by leaders and innovators … Continue reading

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New legislation affecting nonprofit organizations in Colorado

By Lisa Cirincione JVA Communications Senior Resource Development Associate/Researcher Mark Turner, Manager of Public Policy at the Colorado Nonprofit Association, discussed new laws on June 15, 2009, at the Association’s office that nonprofits should be aware of and the implications … Continue reading

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