Technical Assistance Partnership (TAP) Spring Symposium

LogoStop, Collaborate and Listen!


Join nearly 200 nonprofit leaders for a full-day regional training event!


Thursday, May 29th, 2014

7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


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$55.00 per person




Collaboration is becoming more important in the nonprofit sector every day. This year’s symposium will explore how organizations from across sectors can join together in order to achieve positive, lasting change. Workshops will be led by industry and community experts in the areas of collaborative fundraising, aligning strategies, marketing/communications, and much more!


Workshops and Events Include: 

Keynote Presentation by Ted Hart: Chief Executive Officer of Charities Aid Foundation of America

  • Best Practices for Collaboration presented by Chris Hutchinson: Trebuchet Group
  • Board Member Engagement: The Missing Piece of the Puzzle presented by Russ Shaw: Philanthropic Specialist as Wells Fargo Private Bank and Dan Harris: Senior Vice President Business Initiatives Manager of Wells Fargo Philanthropic Services
  • Colorado Gives Day and Other Opportunities in Online Fundraising presented by Annette Geiselman: Chief Stweardship Officer of Community Foundation of Northern Colorado and Dana Rinderknecht: Director of Online Giving, Community First Foundation
  • Stronger together: Collaborative Approaches to Media and Marketing presented by Scot Kersgaard: JVA Senior Associate, Communications & Marketing and Collin Lessing: Managing Associate, Communications and Social Media at JVA Consulting LLC
  • Panel of Collaborators facilitated by Ariana Friedlander: MPA Founder of Rosabella Consulting, LLC with representation from Homeless Prevention Initiative, The Matthews House, Coloradoan, United Way of Weld County & House of Neighborly Services
  • Stump the Coaches Panel presenters with an additional coach from the BBB Center for Nonprofit Excellence


Event Time
Registration and Networking 7:30am-8:00am (30 MIN)
Welcome 8:15am-8:35am (20 MIN)
Break 8:35am-8:45am  (10 MIN)
Session Breakout 1 8:45am-10:30am (105 MIN)
Break 10:30am-10:45am (15MIN)
Session Breakout 2 10:45am-12:30pm (105 MIN)
Break 12:30-12:40pm (10 MIN)
Lunch 12:40-1:10 pm (30 MIN)
Speaker Intro 1:10 -1:15pm (5 MIN)
Keynote 1:15-2:15pm (60min)
Break 2:15pm-2:30pm (15MIN)
Collaborators Panel and Stump the Coaches Panel 2:30pm-3:45pm (75 MIN)


Contact: Aubrie Fletcher (, 970-407-7055) for further event details or questions