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Summit on Philanthropy

AFP Southern Colorado Proudly Announces Our 12th Annual Summit on Philanthropy!

AFP SoCo Summit on Philanthropy


Friday, September 28, 2018


Berger Hall on the UCCS Campus, 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, Colorado Springs, CO 80918


8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

AFP National Philanthropy Day


Learn about fundraising tools that will save time and make your job easier, the secrets to thinking like a donor, the future of fundraising, and the local state of fundraising! You will walk away from this seminar with strategies and ideas that will enhance your fundraising prowess and assist you in boosting revenue!

Top Reasons for Attending the Summit on Philanthropy

  • Grow your fundraising knowledge and skills
  • Network with other fundraising professionals
  • Honor two local fundraisers


Get the best price by reserving your spot now!

Register Today!


Scholarships Are Available

Please contact Gina Taranto at for more information about our scholarship program.

Group Discounts Are Available

If your organization is planning to send 3 or more people to this event, please contact Colleen Lester, our AFP SoCo Chapter Admin, at for more information about our group rates.

UCCS Student Rate Is Available

If you are a student at UCCS and would like to attend this event, please contact Colleen Letser, our AFP SoCo Chapter Admin, at for more information about our student rates.

Featured Speaker - Simon Scriver

Simon Scriver

Simon Scriver

Simon received Fundraising Ireland's 'Small Budget, Big Impact' award in 2016, and has previously won Supplier of the Year, Eircom's Start-up Award and the Toastmasters UK & Ireland International Speech Contest. A board member of a small non-profit ‘Making Connections’, he also sits on the Advisory Panel of Rogare, the international fundraising think tank, and is a member of the Institute of Fundraising and the AFP.

Simon also offers consultancy to some of the biggest and smallest charities in Ireland and abroad. He offers advice and training to non-profits to make their fundraising more cost-effective, speaking regularly at international conferences. He is the only person in Ireland with a CFRE, a Diploma in Fundraising and a Certificate in Fundraising. Read more about Simon Scriver >>>

Keynote Speaker 

The keynote address, which is scheduled for presentation during the lunch and awards portion of the program, will focus on the local state of fundraising and also provide inspiration to development professionals.  We are offering a special 'lunch only' registration to allow those fundraisers who can only spend a few hours during the day to benefit from this topic.

Congratulations to Our Award Winners

Fundraising Executive

Leadership and Excellence

We will be announcing our 2018 Award Winners in July!

Outstanding Emerging Fundraising Professional Award

Rising Professional

We will be announcing our 2018 Award Winners in July!

Exhibitor/Sponsor Opportunities

Summit on Philanthropy is the best opportunity for visibility with fundraisers in the southern Colorado nonprofit community! It attracts executive directors, fundraisers, board members, and community leaders and volunteers who represent more than 100 organizations of every type and size.

We work hard to make sure every attendee can learn about and meet you. We invite you to take advantage of this terrific opportunity – join us!

Download Exhibitor/Sponsor Opportunities

Spots are still available for this educational seminar and networking event!

Join us to learn how to enhance your fundraising competency while networking with other professionals. Celebrate with us as we honor two of southern Colorado's outstanding fundraisers during a special luncheon presentation!

Register Today!

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