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Healthpoint launches scalable rural health social enterprise

By Collin Lessing, JVA Consulting On November 9, Healthpoint Services Global, Inc. (Healthpoint) announced an innovative partnership with The Procter & Gamble Company, (Proctor & Gamble) aimed at advancing a scalable, self-sustaining social enterprise model for delivery of water, healthcare … Continue reading

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Olympic medalist Hannah Teter is also a champion of philanthropy

If you’ve been watching the Winter Olympics, there are probably three names that stand out: The Animal, The Flying Tomato and Shaun White. The snowboarding and skateboarding prodigy won his second Olympic gold medal this year and has been a … Continue reading

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Diversified funding jumpstarts nonprofit Texas Tribune

By Collin Lessing, JVA Marketing/Communications Coordinator As a Texas native and media hound, I’ve been keeping my eye on a new online nonprofit newspaper called The Texas Tribune (Tribune). Last year, I heard that the Tribune founder, John Thornton, and … Continue reading

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JVA Consulting partnership with the Telluride Foundation supports economic recovery in rural southwest Colorado

In partnership with the National Center for Social Entrepreneurs, JVA Consulting is working with the Telluride Foundation to administer its recently awarded Department of Health and Human Services Strengthening Communities Fund (SCF) grant for the west ends of San Miguel, … Continue reading

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Social enterprise in U.S. lags behind other countries

By Katy Snyder JVA Consulting Communications/Resource Development Associate One of the recurring themes at the recent Social Enterprise Summit in New Orleans was the perception that the U.K. and other Commonwealth countries such as Australia have a much more developed … Continue reading

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Nonprofits Represent at Republican Convention

We asked JVA partner Bob Price, CEO of the National Center for Social Entrepreneurs in Minneapolis, whether nonprofits were as active at the Republican National Convention as they were at the Democratic National Convention in Denver. Here’s what he had … Continue reading

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