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March 22, 2017

Local JA Leader Receives National Honor

Sandy Rote (center), with JA USA President Jack Kosakowski and JA-Rocky Mountain President Robin Wise We are proud to announce that Sandy Rothe, partner for Deloitte, has been chosen from...

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March 21, 2017

Thank You Volunteers!

Volunteers embody the heart of JA. Thank you for being part of our JA family!

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March 20, 2017

Preventing students from having to write “Dear Susan”

For a period of about ten years, I was known as “Susan.” No, I wasn’t in the witness protection program. I was an online advice columnist for a company that...

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March 6, 2017

Colorado Nonprofit Association Honors JA-Rocky Mountain President Robin Wise

Today, Colorado Nonprofit Association hosted its annual Colorado Nonprofit Week Awards Luncheon in downtown Denver. This signature awards ceremony brought together community, nonprofit and business leaders to recognize seven individuals...

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February 28, 2017

Kaiser Permanente’s JA coordinator leads long-term school partnership

Kim Klein helped establish Kaiser Permanente's partnership with Wheeling Elementary School in 2009 The partnership began in 2009, and it’s only gotten stronger thanks to the leadership of Kim Klein. ...

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February 27, 2017

Mental trickery wreaks havoc on college planning

March traditionally is the snowiest month of the year in Colorado. We know this! In our eagerness to welcome spring, however, we often forget. We plant seeds, pack away our...

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January 30, 2017

Find and Share Your Passion

February is best known for Valentine’s Day, but did you know that this month has many other “holidays” including Umbrella Day, National Gum Drop Day, Tell a Fairy Tale Day,...

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Opportunities for young professionals in making a positive impact

Dave Ettenger of Bow River Capital Partners is Chair of the JA Engage Board I volunteer with Junior Achievement at South High. While there a few weeks ago, I was...

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January 23, 2017

Partner companies needed to host STEM job shadow experiences

Students participate in a JA Job Shadow at EnCana in 2015. Photo courtesy of the Denver Business Journal According to the Colorado Department of Labor, at least 20% of all...

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