You know it was a good weekend when you’ve had to wash 12 champagne flutes and 64 wine glasses. But even better than the party was the reason for such celebrating. The JAWS Board of Directors met for its Spring Board Retreat at the end of April, tackling an impressive agenda over two days of meetings in Berkeley, Calif. Top of the list was an update to our five-year strategic plan. Previous boards had done the hard work of creating a baseline document for 2007-2012 to show potential funders that we not only have a strong track record of serving... read more
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