Find Your Region and Events

If you are interested in getting involved in your region, consider serving on an Interim Committee. As an Interim Committee member you will help plan and execute continued nonprofit professional development opportunities during the years between RPD conferences. To learn more and get involved, contact Andrea Swan, RPD Program Coordinator, at email hidden; JavaScript is required.

Heart of Colorado

The next Heart of Colorado RPD conference will take place in 2020. The Heart of Colorado region is comprised of Chaffee, Clear Creak, Custer, Fremont, Gilpin, Lake, Park, Summit, and Teller counties.

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Northeast

The next Northeast RPD conference will take place in 2020. The Northeast region is comprised of Cheyenne, Kit Carson, Lincoln, Logan, Morgan, Phillips, Sedgwick, Washington, and Yuma counties.

Board Development Training

The Northeast RPD Interim Committee is pleased to host a full-day Board Development training event in Morgan County on July 6, 2017. This training will provide an opportunity for regional service providers to network, share and collaborate around various elements of board development, recruitment, retention and management.

Choose from the following 4 workshops and learn tangible skills to take back to your team.

Morning Workshops:

Financial Literacy 
Trainer: Maria Fabula, Community Resource Center

Fundraising: Challenges and Successes
Panelists: Adam Cermak, Colorado Community College System Foundation; Kari Linker, Morgan Community College; Tami Vinson, Dini Spheris

Afternoon Workshops:

Board Governance & Bylaws
Trainer: Maria Fabula, Community Resource Center

Board & ED Relationship
Trainer: Tami Tanoue, Colorado Intergovernmental Risk Sharing Agency

July 6 | 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Morgan Community College
920 Barlow Road | Fort Morgan
$35 for full-day registration
Fee includes lunch

Northwest

The next Northwest RPD conference will take place on September 27-29, 2017 in Craig. The Northwest region is comprised of Grand, Jackson, Moffat, Rio Blanco, and Routt counties

San Juan

The next San Juan RPD conference will take place June 14-16, 2017 in Montrose. The San Juan region is comprised of Gunnison, Hinsdale, Montrose, Ouray, and San Miguel counties.

San Luis Valley

The next San Luis Valley RPD conference will take place in September 2019. The San Luis Valley region is comprised of Alamosa, Conejos, Costilla, Mineral, Rio Grande, and Saguache counties.

Leadership and Evaluation Tools

This full-day training opportunity consists of a morning workshop on leadership principles and an afternoon workshop on evaluation tools.

Workshop 1 | 9:00 am – 12:00pm: Building Organizational Capacity Using Inter-Connected Leadership Principles

Participants will learn the concepts, practices and benefits of establishing Inter-Connected Leadership style as the ground from which to lead and participate in groups.

Workshop 2 | 12:30 – 3:30pm: Survey Design and Analysis

Participants will learn how to better write surveys, generate more informative responses and analyze survey data to best tell your story and communicate impact.

May 24  | 9:00am – 3:30pm
Kids Connection 
134 Washington Street | Monte Vista
$25 to register for 1 Workshop 
$40 to register for both Workshops

A limited number of scholarships are available for half-day and full-day training participants. Click below to apply.

Southeast

The next Southeast RPD conference will take place in June 2018. The Southeast region is comprised of Baca, Bent, Crowley, Huerfano, Kiowa, Las Animas, Otero, and Prowers counties.

Outreach Meetings

It’s time to begin planning for the June 2018 Southeast Rural Philanthropy Days conference! To learn about improvements to RPD Steering Committee membership or the Rural Philanthropy Days program in general, join CRC and the Anschutz Family Foundation at an upcoming RPD outreach session. Please RSVP by Wednesday, May 24 and specify which session you would like to attend by clicking the link below.

Wednesday, May 31 | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm | Trinidad
Trinidad State Junior College | Pioneer Room
600 Prospect Street, Trinidad, CO 81082

Thursday, June 1 | 9:00 am – 11:00 am | La Junta
Otero Junior College | Humanities Room 113
1802 Colorado Avenue, La Junta, CO 81050

Thursday, June 1 | 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm | Lamar
Lamar Community Building | Community Meeting Room
610 S 6th Street, Lamar, CO 81052

For those that intend on serving on the SE RPD Steering Committee for the 2018 – 2018 planning year, please fill out and submit the below Commitment Form by June 30, 2017. 

Southwest

The next Southwest RPD conference will take place in September 2018. The Southwest region is comprised of Archuleta, Dolores, La Plata, Montezuma, and San Juan counties.

Outreach Meetings

It’s time to begin planning for the September 2018 Southwest Rural Philanthropy Days conference! To learn about improvements to RPD Steering Committee membership or the Rural Philanthropy Days program in general, join CRC and the Anschutz Family Foundation at an upcoming RPD outreach session. Please RSVP by Monday, July 24 and specify which session you would like to attend by clicking the link below.

Wednesday, July 26 | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm | Pagosa Springs

Ross Aragon Community Center | South Conference Room
415 Hot Springs Blvd, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147

Thursday, July 27 | 9:00 am – 11:00 am | Durango
Durango Public Library | Program Room 1
1900 East Third Avenue, Durango, CO 81301

Thursday, July 27 | 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm | Cortez
Cortez Public Library
202 N. Park Street, Cortez, CO 81321

Western Slope

The next Western Slope RPD conference will take place in June 2019. The Western Slope region is comprised of Delta, Eagle, Garfield, Mesa, and Pitkin counties.

Western Slope Symposium Series

The Western Slope Symposium Series is sponsored by the Western Slope Rural Philanthropy Days (WSRPD) Interim Committee, a coalition of regional nonprofit leaders who have joined together to bring nonprofit education opportunities to the region. The symposium series will provide an opportunity for service providers to network, share and collaborate. Western Slope nonprofits, groups who use fiscal agents, government officials, schools and universities are invited to participate.

Upcoming Symposiums:

  • Communications, Marketing – July 2017, Basalt
  •  Human Resources & Volunteer Management – October 2017, Grand Junction
  • Collective Impact, Coalition Building & Advocacy – March 2018, Glenwood Springs