Tag Archives: GivingFirst

Dancing with the Stars-style event gives volunteer fundraisers the tools to succeed

by Ashley Kasprzak, JVA Consulting Many of my family members are attorneys and like to dress well—especially if they have an important client meeting or a trial. Putting on a nice suit is just one small element to “suiting up.” … Continue reading

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Thinking of Colorado Gives Day as the beginning, not the end game

By Janine Vanderburg, JVA Consulting On Wednesday, December 8 at 12 a.m. the long-awaited Colorado Gives Day will begin. The goal: Raise $ 1 million in one day for Colorado nonprofits. Spearheaded by the Community First Foundation and FirstBank, the … Continue reading

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The Community First Foundation makes nonprofits pass muster

By Ashley Kasprzak, JVA Consulting Muster is a funny word. Say it 10 times fast and you may want a sandwich with mustard. OK, that digression was just too tempting because I am writing this at lunchtime. I have to … Continue reading

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