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  • Thursday, September 19, 2019 3:34 PM | Anonymous

    Thursday, September 19, 2019

    ANNOUNCING - MarillacHealth is open to New Patients, including Medicare & Medicaid.

    Appointments available now!   Please share with your colleagues and the clients you serve.








    FINDING FUNDING ON THE

    WEB

    Research is the first step for success in grantwriting. Developed by Community Resource Center, The Colorado Grants Guide® is Colorado's leading tool for grant funding research. This comprehensive, online database profiles over 780 local foundations and trusts, corporations, national funders, government agencies, and religious organizations that support Colorado nonprofit organizations.  


    Participants of this training will learn the steps necessary to develop an organized, focused approach to research and how to optimize their search efforts, using this online resource. Save valuable time and resources and master The Colorado Grants Guide® today.  

    - Master your usage of The Colorado Grants Guide® online for grant funding research  
    - Understand basic grant terminology and how research fits into the larger process  
    - How to create a plan to execute proposals 

    Join us for Finding Funding on the Web -- a webinar where participants will learn to develop an organized, focused approach to research and how to optimize their search efforts, using the Colorado Grants Guide™.  

    *Please note: This is a webinar training. PAID participants will receive audio and visual login information VIA EMAIL 24 hours prior to the start of training. For technical assistance, call 303-623-1540 X143.  

    Cost: $25 Early Bird (ends Thursday, 11/07) | $35 Regular

    Register Here

    Funding Opportunities

    Approximately $1.3M will be distributed throughout three upcoming grant cycles. General operating and programmatic grants will be awarded to organizations and programs that:

    • Support the marginalized, the socially and economically disadvantaged
    • Provide resources for achieving and maintaining healthy, independent lives
    • Maintain, nurture and strengthen healthy minds and bodies
    • Offer opportunities for well-being and quality of life

     

    Application deadlines are at 5 p.m. on the following dates:

    • October 4, 2019
    • January 10, 2020
    • July 2, 2020

     

    Rocky Mountain Health Foundation strives to improve the health of Western Slope Coloradans by promoting the health and well-being of Western Slope communities. “Well-being” includes not only physical and behavioral health-related issues but the factors that can affect one’s health—or the Social Determinants of Health.

     

    Rocky Mountain Health Foundation is a responsive grant maker and awards grants to Western Slope-based Colorado nonprofit organizations who have both programmatic services and personnel residing in our service area and align with at least one funding priority:

    • Basic Needs
    • Access to & Affordability of Physical, Oral & Visual Health
    • Access to and Affordability of Social-Emotional-Behavioral Health
    • Community-Based Health Projects

     

    Funding priorities, guidelines and eligibility requirements, and funded projects can be found at the  website.  Sign up for the grant management platform to apply online.

    Employment Opportunities 

    Girl Scouts of Colorado is looking for a confident person with good communication skills to recruit girl and adult members on the Western Slope. This person would be responsible for utilizing sales strategies and techniques to generate qualified girl and adult volunteer leads. We have great benefits including health, dental and life insurance, retirement plan match and 20 vacation days per year upon employment. Please visit our site and apply today! The best part of working at Girl Scouts of Colorado is that you make a difference in the lives of girls every day.  https://apply.coolworks.com/gsco-careers/job-details.asp?JobID=41355

    Peer Assistance Services, Inc. (PAS) is a community-based, 501(c)(3), not-for-profit Colorado corporation. Our mission statement, dedicated to quality, accessible prevention and intervention services in workplaces and communities, focused on substance use and related issues, guides all agency programming. 

    Primary Purpose of Position: The Peer Health Assistance Programs provide evaluation, referral, long term case management and monitoring for health and mental health professionals with physical, emotional, psychiatric, and psychological or substance use conditions affecting their practice. PAS contracts with the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies, Division of Professions and Occupations to provide the Peer Health Assistance Programs which are statutorily created and funded by license fees. This position is responsible for ongoing case management including referral to treatment and community resources, monitoring compliance and reporting. This position requires attention to client ability to practice with reasonable skill and safety that includes timely reporting to the regulatory boards. In addition to regular client communication, the Case Manager regularly communicates with treatment providers and workplace supervisors. 

    Click here for more information.



  • Friday, September 13, 2019 9:36 AM | Anonymous

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    From: Community Impact Council of Mesa County <admin@communityimpactcouncil.org>
    Date: Fri, Sep 13, 2019 at 1:00 PM
    Subject: News From the Community Impact Council
    To: Maggie Loggains <communityimpactcouncil@gmail.com>

    Friday, September 13, 2019

    ANNOUNCING - MarillacHealth is open to New Patients, including Medicare & Medicaid.

    Appointments available now!   Please share with your colleagues and the clients you serve.

    COLORADO CROSS-DISABILITY COALITION

    FALL 2019 COMMUNITY VOTER REGISTRATION DRIVE

    SEPTEMBER 14, 2019 FROM 11 AM TO 1 PM

    COME TO MESA COUNTY LIBRARY AT 5TH AND GRAND AVE.

    COMMUNITY ROOMS INSIDE LIBRARY

    College voters, young voters (age 16 years or over please), people with disabilities strongly encouraged to register!



    Funding Opportunities

    Approximately $1.3M will be distributed throughout three upcoming grant cycles. General operating and programmatic grants will be awarded to organizations and programs that:

    • Support the marginalized, the socially and economically disadvantaged
    • Provide resources for achieving and maintaining healthy, independent lives
    • Maintain, nurture and strengthen healthy minds and bodies
    • Offer opportunities for well-being and quality of life

     

    Application deadlines are at 5 p.m. on the following dates:

    • October 4, 2019
    • January 10, 2020
    • July 2, 2020

     

    Rocky Mountain Health Foundation strives to improve the health of Western Slope Coloradans by promoting the health and well-being of Western Slope communities. “Well-being” includes not only physical and behavioral health-related issues but the factors that can affect one’s health—or the Social Determinants of Health.

     

    Rocky Mountain Health Foundation is a responsive grant maker and awards grants to Western Slope-based Colorado nonprofit organizations who have both programmatic services and personnel residing in our service area and align with at least one funding priority:

    • Basic Needs
    • Access to & Affordability of Physical, Oral & Visual Health
    • Access to and Affordability of Social-Emotional-Behavioral Health
    • Community-Based Health Projects

     

    Funding priorities, guidelines and eligibility requirements, and funded projects can be found at the  website.  Sign up for the grant management platform to apply online.

    Employment Opportunities

    Colorado Canyons Association (CCA) fosters community stewardship, education and awareness of our National Conservation Lands with a focus on Dominguez-Escalante, Gunnison Gorge and McInnis Canyons National Conservation Areas in Western Colorado.  


    Based in Grand Junction, Colorado, CCA seeks an Executive Director to join a motivated board of directors, an experienced staff, and a strong national following at an important moment in our 9-year history.  Building on our founding Executive Director's leadership and a thriving organization, we seek a new leader to meet our strategic vision and goals while ensuring a strong future for our community.  

    For more information click here.

    The Hispanic Affairs Project—HAP is hiring for two positions based in Grand Junction!

    HAP is a grassroots organization serving the immigrant community in Western Colorado, primarily in Mesa, Montrose and Gunnison counties. Our Mission is to promote the social integration of the immigrant community in Western Colorado through leadership development, community organizing, and providing key services. Our Vision is for Western Colorado communities to be places where cultural diversity is celebrated, and where immigrants actively contribute to change for a more just and equitable society.

    Please help us find the right candidates to join our team and support this important work!

    Community Outreach Coordinator: HAP’s Community Outreach Coordinator will lead the Cultivating Community Capacity Building Program focused on relationship building, deep listening, leadership development and capacity building within the Latino immigrant community with the goal of building and empowering a strong and active base of supporters to take action on issues impacting community health, safety and well-being. The Coordinator will also be responsible for organizing diverse educational programming to inform and engage the community. We are looking for a candidate that is reliable, community-oriented, has strong communication and facilitation skills, and is very detail oriented. View the full job announcement here

    Community Organizer: HAP is looking for a Community Organizer who will advocate for and organize alongside Latinx communities on local issues and initiatives that advance equity and inclusion. Additionally, the Organizer will drive local civic engagement programming and campaigns to promote active participation of the Latinx community in diverse community initiatives. We are looking for a highly motivated individual with organizing experience, strong attention to detail and ability to meet organizational goals. View the full job announcement here. 

    Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume, and three references in word or pdf to ricardo@hapgj.org with “HAP Community Organizer” in the subject line by September 18th, 2019.

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  • Friday, August 02, 2019 11:25 AM | Anonymous

    CIC Newsletter

    Friday, August 2nd, 2019

    Happy Hour Social: MarillacHealth & SD51

    When

    Tuesday, August 20, 2019

    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Location

    Warehouse 25sixty-five, 2565 American Way, Grand Junction, CO 81501

    RSVP Here

    Community Hospital is once again generously donating Grand Junction Rockies game tickets to Mesa County nonprofits on to use to take their clients to a game this summer. Community can offer 8 tickets per game on a first come, first served basis and no more than 4 tickets per agency. Dates and game times are below. 

    Tickets can be picked up at the front desk at Community Hospital by contacting Karen Martsolf at karen.martsolf@gjhosp.org or phone (970) 644-3490. Thank you, Community Hospital!

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    ANNOUNCING - MarillacHealth is open to New Patients, including Medicare & Medicaid.

    Appointments available now!   Please share with your colleagues and the clients you serve.

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  • Monday, July 29, 2019 9:30 AM | Anonymous

    CIC Newsletter

    Friday, July 26th, 2019

    Community Hospital is once again generously donating Grand Junction Rockies game tickets to Mesa County nonprofits on to use to take their clients to a game this summer. Community can offer 8 tickets per game on a first come, first served basis and no more than 4 tickets per agency. Dates and game times are below. 

    Tickets can be picked up at the front desk at Community Hospital by contacting Karen Martsolf at karen.martsolf@gjhosp.org or phone (970) 644-3490. Thank you, Community Hospital!

     

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    What: Voices of Awareness
    When: Saturday, July 27, 2019
    Where: CMU  - l1:00 am - 1:00 pm (by the "Wall")
    Heartbeat will be available to help support those affected by Wall (memorial for those who died by suicide/drug addiction)

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  • Friday, July 19, 2019 3:05 PM | Anonymous


    CIC Newsletter

    Friday, July 19th, 2019

    Community Hospital is once again generously donating Grand Junction Rockies game tickets to Mesa County nonprofits on to use to take their clients to a game this summer. Community can offer 8 tickets per game on a first come, first served basis and no more than 4 tickets per agency. Dates and game times are below. 

    Tickets can be picked up at the front desk at Community Hospital by contacting Karen Martsolf at karen.martsolf@gjhosp.org or phone (970) 644-3490. Thank you, Community Hospital!

     

    7/27 at 6:40pm

    8/17 at 6:40pm

    8/24 at 6:40pm

    8/31 at 6:40 pm

    What: Voices of Awareness
    When: Saturday, July 27, 2019
    Where: CMU  - l1:00 am - 1:00 pm (by the "Wall")
    Heartbeat will be available to help support those affected by Wall (memorial for those who died by suicide/drug addiction)





  • Thursday, July 18, 2019 12:32 PM | Anonymous

    CIC Newsletter

    Wednesday, July 10th, 2019

    Community Hospital is once again generously donating Grand Junction Rockies game tickets to Mesa County nonprofits on to use to take their clients to a game this summer. Community can offer 8 tickets per game on a first come, first served basis and no more than 4 tickets per agency. Dates and game times are below. 

    Tickets can be picked up at the front desk at Community Hospital by contacting Karen Martsolf at karen.martsolf@gjhosp.org or phone (970) 644-3490. Thank you, Community Hospital!

     

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    7/12 at 6:40pm (fireworks night)

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    The Alzheimer's Association is teaming up with the Western Region One Source and the VA Hospital to support Veterans who are affected by Alzheimer's and other dementias. This includes persons who are caregivers of Veterans with dementia, and Veterans who serve as caregivers to persons with dementia.

     

    Beginning Tuesday, July 2nd, we will host a Veterans Dementia Caregiver Support Group monthly on the First Tuesday at the Western Region One Source (482 28 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81501), from 9:30 to 10:30 am. 

    NOTE: The Veterans Dementia Caregiver Support Group is for family members who serve as caregivers to Veterans who are living with dementia, and Veterans who serve as caregivers to persons living with dementia.

     

    On Tuesday, July 16th, we will host an education program featuring Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia, followed by a panel of experts who will focus on resources and supports available to assist qualified veterans and their spouses, how to access these services, and more. We invite Veterans, their family members, and those in the community who work with and support them. The program will be held at the Western Region One Source (482 28 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81501) from 10:30 am to 1:00 pm, and lunch will be provided. Registration required (please visit https://www.communityresourcefinder.org/ResourceView/Index?id=1536109 or call our 24/7 HELPLINE @ 800-272-3900 and they will assist you).

     

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  • Friday, May 10, 2019 2:06 PM | Crystal Becenti (Administrator)

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