Tag Archives: Colorado Youth at Risk

How the Flobots empower youth and create social change through music

By Collin Lessing, JVA Consulting At a recent community meeting for Colorado Youth At Risk’s mentoring program at Aurora Central High School, we were privileged to have Jamie Laurie (a.k.a. Jonny 5) of the Flobots as a guest facilitator. In … 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: You want to know what a mentor looks like?

By Halo Jobson, Colorado Youth at Risk Colorado Youth at Risk is about saving lives.  We are local one-on-one mentoring organization and we change the lives of over 300 at-risk youth every year.  An example of one youth is Theron. … Continue reading

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Mustache for cash; JVA team member grows ‘stache to raise money for at-risk youth

By Collin Lessing, JVA Consulting I had two heroes as a kid: David Robinson and my dad. I grew up admiring Robinson because he was the greatest sports hero my hometown of San Antonio had ever known, and he stood … Continue reading

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