How Do We Make A Difference?

Jo Smith and Jo Smith Associates, Inc. (JSA), are committed to community service and support, with an emphasis on economic development, social welfare, and educational opportunity.

  • Jo supports Women for Women International.  For more information go to www.womenforwomen.org.
  • Jo is a member of 100 Women Who Care, which supports select not-for-profits with quarterly donations.  For more information go to www.100wwcco.com.
  • Jo served as a volunteer facilitator for Opportunity Knocks, a not-for-profit organization designed to help small businesses grow and prosper.  For more information go to www.opp-knocks.org.
  • Jo traveled with a small group from Itafari Foundation to observe the work of the Foundation and its partners in Rwanda.  Through the Foundation, we donated several goats to child-headed households in Rwanda.
  • Jo served on the National Board of Directors of the Institute of Management Consultants (IMC) USA and chaired its National Marketing Committee.  She is a Certified Management Consultant through IMC and adheres to the IMC USA Code of Ethics.  For more information go to www.imcusa.org.
  • Jo is a past Board Member of the National University of Natural Medicine.  For more information go to www.nunm.edu.
  • Jo is a Past President of the Portland State University Alumni Association.  For more information go to www.pdx.edu.
  • Jo is a Past President of the Oregon Chapter of the American Marketing Association.  For more information go to www.ama-pdx.org.