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As our programs are free, donations support children, youth, & adults as they walk through their unique journey of grieving the death of a loved one - to offer them hope and healing for their future and to provide education to the community and professionals through seminars and online resources.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
0
Full Time Staff:
1
Contract Staff:
2
Volunteers Annually:
35
Retention Rate:
100%

Melissa Jensen, Executive Director
Start Date: 2017

Melissa Jensen is a native of Northern Colorado. She was born and raised in Loveland and has resided in Greeley since graduating from the University of Northern Colorado with a business/marketing degree. Her love of nonprofit marketing began her senior year of college when she did a marketing internship for the Union Colony Civic Center. She has worked in nonprofit marketing and management for most of her career for various organizations including President Reagan's National Commission Against Drunk Driving, the High Plains Library District Foundation and Colorado Visiting Nurse Association.

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
11
Term Length:
3 years
Term Limit:
2
Total # of Board Members:
12
Clients on Board:
Yes
# of Client Board Members:
2

Board Demographics:

Female:
7
Male:
5
Transgender Female:
0
Transgender Male:
0
Gender Other:
0

Black or African American:
0
Asian:
0
White:
10
Hispanic or Latino:
1
Multiracial:
0
American Indian or Alaska Native:
0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander:
0
Other Ethnicities:
1

Average Number of Years Current Board Members Have Served on Board

3

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

77%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute Dollars

100%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute In-Kind

3%

Percentage of Board Members that have Completeted the Colorado Secretary of State's Nonprofit Board Member Course:

0%

Nonprofit completed the Colorado Nonprofit Association's Excellence in Principles & Practices Recognition Program?

No

Committees

Board Development / Board Orientation
Community Outreach / Community Relations
Fundraising
Marketing
Volunteer

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