2017 Programming


Wednesday, January 11, 2017 – Professional Luncheon
The 2017 Economic Outlook for the U.S. and Colorado
Presented by: Richard Wobbekind, Ph.D., Leeds School of Business – University of Colorado Boulder
Location: The Denver Country Club
Time: 11:00am – 1:15pm (11am Registration & Networking / 11:30 Lunch / 12 Noon Presentation)
Cost: $40 CPGR & AFP Members; $40 Special pricing for CPGR & AFP Guests; $60 Non members
Sponsored by: The Denver Foundation

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 – Educational Session
The Evolution of Planned Giving Marketing
Presented by: Jeremy Stelter, The Stelter Company
Location: American Red Cross
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE to CPGR Members; $25 Non members
Sponsored by: Pathways Non-Profit Solutions

Thursday, March 2, 2017 – Professional Luncheon
Women, Investments and Philanthropy
Presented by: Jai Chanda, State Street Global Advisors
Time: 11:00am – 1:15pm (11am Registration & Networking / 11:30 Lunch / 12 Noon Presentation)
Location: Location: The Denver Country Club
Cost: $40 CPGR Members; $55 Non members

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 – Educational Session
Navigating Donor Advised Funds
Presented by: Anita Wesley, Rose Community Foundation
Location: American Red Cross
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Cost: FREE to CPGR Members; $25 Non members
Sponsored by: Karotkin Consulting

Thursday, May 4, 2017 – Professional Luncheon
More Than Money: The Power of Stories in Philanthropy
Presented by: David G. O’Neil, Story Trust Publishing, LLC
Time: 11:00am – 1:15pm (11am Registration & Networking / 11:30 Lunch / 12 Noon Presentation)
Location: Location: The Denver Country Club
Cost: $40 CPGR Members; $55 Non members
Sponsored by: Rose Community Foundation

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 – Educational Session (All Day)
Planned Giving: The Basics
Presented by: Marianne Barker – Colorado School of Mines, Katy Kotlarczyk – University of Colorado & Gordon Smith – National Jewish Health
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Cost: $75 CPGR & AFP Members; $100 Non members
Location: The Denver Foundation’s Community Room, 7th Floor Community Room
Sponsored by: Prosperion Financial Advisors & Pathways Non-Profit Solutions

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 – Educational Session
Bequest Matching Campaigns
Presented by: Brenda Logan, Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains
Location: American Red Cross
Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE to CPGR Members; $25 Non members
Sponsored by: Virgil Scott Consulting

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 – Educational Session
Why Endow Now? A Primer on Endowments (with a Bonus Section on Charitable Tax Basics)
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Presented by: Daniel P. Harris Wells, Fargo Private Bank
Cost: FREE to CPGR Members; $25 Non members
Location: The Denver Foundation’s 7th Floor Community Room
Sponsored by: Prosperion Financial Advisors

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 – Educational Session
Insights from our donors: Panel discussion with Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation’s blended gift donors
Location: The Denver Foundation’s 7th Floor Community Room
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Cost: FREE to CPGR Members; $25 Non members
Sponsored by: Pathways Non-Profit Solutions

Thursday, November 2, 2017 – Professional Luncheon & Annual Meeting
Disruptive Gifts
Presented by: Sarah Harrison, Vice President of Philanthropic Services and Senior Philanthropic Planner at The Denver Foundation
Time: 11:00am – 1:15pm (11am Registration & Networking / 11:30 Lunch / 12 Noon Presentation)
Location: Location: The Denver Country Club
Cost: $40 CPGR Members; $55 Non members
Sponsored by: Colorado State Bank & Trust

December 1 – CPGR Coffee Conversation
A Roundtable Open-Discussion Forum
Location: Colorado Women’s College – University of Denver
Time: 9:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Cost: FREE to everyone
Sponsored by: Prosperion Financial Advisors