Nonprofit Conference: Advance Your Skills in Fundraising, Social Media, Managing Meetings, Board Development and Branding

We look forward to seeing you at the Nonprofit Institute on  January 31st, 2019 from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm at the Lowry Conference Center. 

The Nonprofit Learning Lab approaches all our trainings with an understanding that nonprofit professionals have a base of knowledge and are seeking out additional information and guidance to more effectively operate in their roles. We provide trainings that offer practical strategies to help nonprofits be more effective in their overall management. Hear what past participants have to say about our trainings.   ​


  • Check In and a light breakfast

  • Opening session and plenary

  • Morning workshops 

  • Networking lunch

  • Consulting Cafe

  • Idea Exchanges

  • Afternoon workshops

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Download program booklet here for the conference. 

Check-In and Coffee | 9:00 am - 9:15 am

Welcome  | 9:15 am - 9:25 am 

MORNING WORKSHOPS | 9:25 am - 10:45 am |Program participants choose one workshop during each time block

Trainer: Lauren Andraski | Lauren Andraski LLC

Serve Your Mission (Not Just Your Funders)

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Cindy Grubenhoff | In the Know LLC

Jennifer Knievel | University of Colorado Boulder

Inbox ZERO…or...How to Stop Letting Email Run your Life

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Trainer: Paul Collier  | Paul Collier Consulting

Maximizing Your Nonprofit's Existing Data Assets

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Trainer: Cindy Eby, Bonnie Hernandez &  Rachel Lieurance | ResultsLab

Pathways to Impact: (re)Designing a Human-Centered Program to Catalyze Client Success & Build Evidence for Scaling Up

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MORNING WORKSHOPS | 10:55 am - 12:15 pm | Program participants choose one workshop during each time block

Trainer: Anne Marie Runnels | Research Evaluation Consulting

Communicating Your Nonprofit's Impact in the 21st Century

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Trainer: Beth Steinhorn | VQ Volunteer Strategies

Plan the Work - Work the Plan: Developing a Volunteer Engagement Strategic Plan

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Trainer: Cindy Grubenhoff | In the Know LLC

The Fundraising Plan. How to Sustain and Grow Your Organization

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Trainer: Andrea Enright | The Boot Factor

The Retro-Inspired Content Guide: Six Commandments for Marvelous Non-Profit Messaging

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LUNCH & CONSULTING CAFE | 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm 

  • Network and connect with friends, colleagues, and institute participants

  • Raffle and engaging demonstrations from our exhibitors 

  • Consulting Cafe: Have specific questions that you want answered? Meet one-on-one for 15 minutes with a nonprofit expert. Sign up will be available at registration desk when you check in at the start of the day!

AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS | 1:20 pm - 2:40 pm | Program participants choose one workshop during each time block

Trainer: Ann Goldman & Leslie Allen | Front Range Source

The House Party: Bring New Donors to Your Cause and Raise More Money

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Trainer: Mel Peterson & Erika Strong | Weav Studio

Using Inclusive Human Centered Design in Strategic & Program Planning Processes

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Trainer: Rita Devassy | Deva Seed LLC

5 Steps To Skillfully Manage Work Pressures Without Sacrificing Well Being or Performance

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Trainer: Eric Saindon and Cherokee Belval | ActBlue

Using Online Fundraising to Build Sustainable Organizations in a Rapid Response World

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AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS | 2:50 pm - 4:10 pm | Program participants choose one workshop during each time block

Trainer: Zach Hochstadt | Mission Minded

10 Mistakes Nonprofits Make When Creating Communications And The Easy Ways to Correct Them

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Trainer: RB Fast | Bee Line Consulting

From Ideas to Implementation: How to Lead Teams Through an Inspirational Collaborative Planning Process that Yields Success

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Trainer: Rich Dietz | Community Brands

Making Your Special Event Special Again: Raising More Funds and Building Stronger Relationships with Donors

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