Support & Partnerships

Thank you members, volunteers, and sponsors to AFP Colorado!
Our special thanks to those below for making 2019 a spectacular year for AFP Colorado.

Thank you to our 2019 leadership team!

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

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

Thanks to our 2019 Coffee Chat presenters, educational luncheon presenters, and RMPI speakers.

Thank you to our RMPI sponsors: Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation, Greater Giving, Community First Foundation, The Gala Team, University of Denver University College, Indiana University, NextAfter, Dini Spheris, Front Range Source, and Donor Search. We also thank our exhibitors TapKat, OneCause, Bolder Events, Colorado Planned Giving Roundtable, and the Institutue for Leadership Development.

Thank you to our NPD sponsors: Rose Community Foundation, Daniels Fund, Empower Retirement, Colorado Public Radio, SCL Health, Community First Foundation, The Anschutz Foundation, Sanctuary Golf Course  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 and The Denver Foundation 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, Lora Adams, Nancy Clark, Brenda Roush, Danielle Smith, and Josh Zmroczek
Marketing: Amy Stewart (VP) Laurie Hagerman, Sara Skerpan.

Membership: Andrew Castillo (VP of Membership), Rachelle Beisel, Lea Devereaux, Richard Faubion, Mary Snyders, and Sarah Waite

RMPI: Cindy Grubenhoff (Co-Chair), Ann Goldman (Co-Chair), Lauren Archuletta, Andrea Arkow, Madeleine Binsfrahm, Monica Colbert, Nancy Freimuth, Michelle Hektor, Morgan Humphrey, Jennifer Hunter, Lynn Perez-Hewitt, Kiki Sperr, Nia Wassink, Carrie Wilson, and Della Williams.

Mentoring: Meaghan Peters (Chair), Amy Stewart, and Jayne Thompson. We would also like to thank these members that served as mentors in 2019: Dwight Clasby, Monica Colbert, Jodie Deshmukh, Michael Donegan, Tara Friedman, Tina Garbin, Gaelen Hafen, Tonya Kelly, Jerry Sinning, Hilary Sontag
Amy Stewart, Nancy Stewart, Tracy Valentine, and Tami Vinson.


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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