Tag Archives: Nonprofit Street

Presidential politics and Nonprofit Street

By Janine Vanderburg, President/CEO, JVA Consulting JVA’s blog started in the 2008 recession, when the media was making endless comparisons between Wall Street and Main Street. One of our staff quipped: Well, who is talking about Nonprofit Street? This blog … Continue reading

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Ten years of war has repercussions for nonprofit sector, too

By Katy Snyder, JVA Consulting Today marks the 10th anniversary of the start of the war in Afghanistan.  According to CNN, the total death count stands at 2,700 troops; of those, 1,780 were American, 382 were British and 157 were … Continue reading

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A tribute to Steve Jobs, extraordinary change agent

By Janine Vanderburg, President/CEO JVA Consulting I am iMourning today. I bought my first Mac in 1984, after six weeks of taking a DOS class and after becoming convinced that the world of technology would pass me by. Within half … Continue reading

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Guest book review—When helping hurts: Alleviating poverty without hurting the poor…and yourself

The following is Donn Hansum’s book review of  When Helping Hurts: Alleviating Poverty Without Hurting the Poor…and Yourself by Steve Corbett and Brian Fikkert. by Donn Hansum, Director at Volunteers in Action This book has recently been very helpful to … Continue reading

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Lessons learned at the Colorado Progressive Media Training Day

By Collin Lessing, JVA Consulting On May 21, I had the opportunity to attend the Colorado Progressive Media Training Day, which was made possible through the Gay and Lesbian Fund of Colorado, Colorado C3 Roundtable, and ProgressNow Colorado Education. The … Continue reading

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Construction on Nonprofit Street now complete

by Collin Lessing, JVA Consulting If you’ve read JVA Consulting’s blog lately, you’ve probably noticed significant construction going on. Nonprofit Street now has a whole new look and offers easy access to blog archives and JVA bloggers. Readers can quickly … Continue reading

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LiveWell Colorado’s Worksite Blueprint and a Walk around the Lake

By Collin Lessing, JVA Marketing/Communications Coordinator The Denver Business Journal recently ran a story on LiveWell Colorado’s Worksite Wellness Blueprint—a study of workplace wellness that involved surveying 166 companies in Colorado. According to the article, 70 percent of the companies … Continue reading

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Hickenlooper as guv good for Nonprofit Street?

Given Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper’s background with nonprofit organizations, many people in the sector were viewing his announcement yesterday that he is running for Colorado governor as great news for Nonprofit Street. What do you think? Click here to take … Continue reading

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Top Nonprofit Street blog posts of 2009

Here is a roundup of what our readers in 2009 were most interested in. Not surprisingly, most of them addressed in some way or another the lifeblood of nonprofits: FUNDING! With a new president in office, the post JVA Consulting … Continue reading

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