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Rocky Mountain Philanthropy Institute | September 8-9, 2016


Breckenridge, Colorado : Beaver Run Resort
Reach the Peak 

For over 25 years, the AFP Colorado Chapter has organized RMPI, an engaging and informative conference for over 100 nonprofit leaders and development professionals.  For 2016, RMPI will be held in Breckenridge at the Beaver Run Resort.  The conference features keynote speakers Alice Ferris, ACFRE and Jim Anderson, CFRE from GoalBusters.  They will speak on how to work with different generations of donors for our opening presentation and close out the day with a talk about staying true to your personal brand. This yearʼs Reach the Peak conference will help each attendee gain knowledge to help them reach their various peaks and achieve their goals. 

Keynote Speakers Jim Anderson and Alice Ferris


RMPI will be held at the Beaver Run Resort from September 8-9.

Thursday activities include an Advanced Practitioner course, Introduction to Fundraising, and a networking cocktail hour. Friday is filled with educational session choices. Scholarships are available and applications will be available soon.

Join us for this amazing education and networking event in September. Early bird registration starts at $195 for members and $240 for non-members.

Conference Registration (opening mid-June)

Speaker Session Description Matrix (available soon)

Group Discounts for three or more from the same organization available.  

Come ready to learn, share ideas and Reach the Peak!

Tentative Schedule
2:00 - 5:00 p.m. – Introduction to Fundraising (additional $60)
2:00 - 4:00 p.m. - Advanced Practitioner (additional $60)
4:15 - 5:15 p.m. - CFRE Certification: Preparation and Helpful Tips
5:30 p.m. – Cocktail Reception and Silent Auction (included in registration price)

8:00 a.m. – Registration opens and light Continental breakfast
8:30 a.m. – Keynote Address with Alice Ferris and Jim Anderson
10:15 a.m. – Breakout Session #1
11:45 – Lunch
1:00 – Breakout Session #2
2:30 – Breakout Session #3
4:00 – Concluding Session with Alice Ferris



2016 Silver Sponsors

Rose Foundation Logo for NPD


2016 Bronze Sponsors

Dini Spheris Logo Color


Neon Logo


Hotel Information

Room Rates start at $129/night.

Deadline for all hotel and event changes and cancellations is Monday, August 8, 2016

After that date, no refunds will be made.

Call for room reservations at Beaver Run Resort: 800-525-2253






Everyaction 2016 badge

RMPI was named an Everyaction Best Nonprofit Conference for 2016