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RMPI 2017 - September 14-15


Beaver Run Resort and Conference Center

 620 Village Road, Breckenridge CO 80424


 ** Register NOW! **

For over 25 years, the AFP Colorado Chapter has organized RMPI, an engaging and informative conference for over 100 nonprofit leaders and development professionals from the Rocky Mountain region.  This year, we are excited to announce that RMPI will be held again at the Beaver Run Resort. 

Activities Planned: 

* Interactive Exhibitor Village

* Advanced Practitioner Coursework

* Introduction to Fundraising Coursework

* Professional Development & Networking Reception

* Special content for your Board Members and those new to Fundraising

... AND ...

* Deep dive into Ask Without Fear!, authored by our keynote speaker Marc Pitman. NOTE: If you are interested in any of The Fundraising Coach's books, DVDs or The Nonprofit Academy be sure to sign up using the links below. By using our links, you are supporting your local AFP Chapter. Every time one of our members signs up for The Nonprofit Academy, 40% of the monthly fee comes back to our AFP Colorado Chapter.
Register here for The Nonprofit Academy today. 


With a passion that's made people call him the "Johnny Appleseed of fundraising," Marc believes fundraising is all about leadership. Fundraising affects everything from mission and vision to board governance to HR to marketing and community relations. So he is committed to making it ridiculously easy for everyone - board members, volunteers, and nonprofit staff - to get fundraising training.  


Sign Up for The Fundraising Coach Enews or Ask Without Fear!

before RMPI to get ahead of the crowd!





 Beaver Run has reserve a limited number of rooms for RMPI attendees at a great conference rate!  The number of rooms is limited so book soon by using this link or by calling Beaver Run at (970) 453-6000.  If booking by phone please ask for the RMPI discount.  

Cancellation Policy: Deadline for all event changes and cancellations is August 7. After that date, no refunds will be made.

Full listing of breakout speakers and session titles


Thursday Afternoon Special Session: Intro to Fundraising
Thursday session, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. Join two fundraising professionals in this interactive three-hour session. Cory and DeAnn will share details about the annual fund, major gifts, foundation grant writing, and capital campaigns. Another focus area will be on how to manage your time so that you choose the right philanthropic road to success.

Thursday Afternoon Special Session: Advanced Practitioner
Thursday session, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. M. Anne Murphy, CFRE - “Maximizing Fundraising by Creating a Culture of Philanthropy” Get your Board and key leadership on board with your philanthropic message and use it! This session will help you effectively share your organization’s stories through a philanthropic lens and really talk about the impact your organization is making. Learn how to coach volunteers and staff on sharing the story and getting them comfortable with philanthropic messaging.


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Named Best Nonprofit Conference in 2016 by Everyaction


2017 Sponsors


Gold Sponsor

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Silver Sponsors


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Bronze Sponsors



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In-Kind Sponsor

If you have any further questions, feel free to contact any of our amazing committee members:

DeAnn Acosta        Camille Ridley, Chairperson      Lisa Lane Vice-Chair

Monica Colbert    Tami Vinson      Cindy Grubenhoff     Cheryl Dotson

Nancy Stewart     Suzie Schuckman   Jane Marsh   Diana Goldy