Support & Partnerships

Thank you members, volunteers, and sponsors to AFP Colorado!
Our special thanks to those below for making 2020 a spectacular year for AFP Colorado.

Thank you to our 2020 leadership team! 
Lynn Adams, Andrea Arkow, Rachelle Beisel, Madeleine Binsfrahm, Kenzie Crow, Denae Duesler, CFRE,
Ann Goldman, Cindy Grubenhoff, Anne Modler, Meaghan Peters, Jerry Sinning, Amy Stewart,
Jayne Thompson,
Nia Wassink, Josh Zmroczek, CFRE

Thanks to our National Philanthropy Day Chair – Tami Vinson and our RMPI Co-Chairs Ann Goldman and Madeleine Binsfrahm.

Thanks to Fluid Coffee Bar for donating meeting space for our Coffee Chats. And thanks to Drip Coffee for donating meeting space for our ELI Development Professionals Group.

Thanks to our 2020 Coffee Chat Presenters: Lora Adams, Cindy Grubenhoff, Tara Hubner, Tim Kachuriak, Tanya Mote, Danielle Smith, Meghan Vargas, and Anita Wesley

Educational Luncheon Presenters: Lynn Adams, Leslie Allen, Jen Darling, Ann Goldman, John Pepperdine, Karla Raines, Debby Roth-Bush, and Matt Wasserman

RMPI Speakers: Emily Davis, Lara Jakubowski, Abby Jarvis, Tim Kachuriak, Genevieve Laca, Tami Lack Crawford, Celina Maggi, Elvira Ramos, Trabian Shorters, Cole Struhar, Maegan Vallejo, Nia Wassink, Brittny Wilson, and Josh Zmroczek

Thank you to our RMPI sponsors: Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation, Greater Giving, DonorSearch, The Gala Team, Ann Goldman Consulting, NextAfter, and Rose Community Foundation. Our scholarship sponsors: Animal Assistance Foundation and In the Know, LLC. We also thank our exhibitors: Colorado Planned Giving Roundtable, Denver Film & Digital, Elevations Credit Union, and the Institute for Leadership Development. Auction Sponsor: Bolder Events and Program Sponsor: Eloping in Colorado.

Thank you to our NPD sponsors: Rose Community Foundation, Daniels Fund, Empower Retirement, Colorado Public Radio, SCL Health, Community First Foundation, The Anschutz Foundation, and more here. 
Thanks to Community Shares of Colorado for partnering with us on the Executive Leadership Institute - Development Professionals Group.
Thanks to Daniels Fund for the use of free conference space for our AFP Board of Directors, Rocky Mountain Philanthropy Institute, and National Philanthropy Day meetings.
Thank you to all our volunteer committee members:
Education: Denae Duesler (VP), Carson Maczuzak, Iris Abraham, Lora Adams, Aubrye Carr, Brenda Roush, Danielle Smith, Annie Volk, and Josh Zmroczek
Marketing: Amy Stewart (VP) Laurie Hagerman, Sara Skerpan.

Membership: Nia Wassink (VP of Membership), Rachelle Beisel, and Sarah Waite

RMPI:  Ann Goldman (Co-Chair) and Madeleine Binsfrahm (Co-Chair), DeAnn Acosta, Lauren Archuletta, Andrea Arkow, Charlee Crouse, Cheryl Dotson, Nancy Freimuth, Seth Goddard, Cindy Grubenhoff, Dana Hamilton, Ashley Hanson, Savanna Hanson, Michelle Hektor, Lynn Perez-Hewitt, Raffael Hoffmann, Rob Johnson, and Morgan Shea

Mentoring: Meaghan Peters (Co-Chair), and Kenzie Crow (Co-Chair) Amy Stewart, and Jayne Thompson. We would also like to thank these members that served as mentors in 2020: Kenzie Crow, Cindy Grubenhoff, Hillary Harding, Brad Jessen, Jennifer Johnson, Maggie McHenry, Rachelle Pizarro, Brenda Roush,
Gwen Thompson, Jayne Thompson, and Joshua Zmroczek.


AFP Colorado Chapter frequently partners with the AFP Southern Colorado Chapter. You find details on their educational sessions throughout the year. The chapters extend member rates whether you attend a session at the Colorado Chapter or Southern Colorado Chapter events.


AFP Colorado Chapter is proud to have a long-standing partnership with The Colorado Planned Giving Roundtable.  CPGR is focused on increasing the quantity and quality of charitable planned gifts in our community.  CPGR organizes many educational offerings throughout the year.  


AFP also partners with Colorado Nonprofit Association, focused on serving nonprofits and strengthening communities.  CNA organizes many educational offerings throughout the year and AFP members can get a discount on regular sessions.

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AFP is proud to support the Institute for Leaders in Development at University of Denver and AFP members serve on the Steering Committee and in volunteer committee leadership positions. 

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