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2019 Engage-Empower-Connect Summit
Friday, September 13, 2019
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Denver Botanic Gardens

SCFD, the Denver Botanic Gardens, the Scientific and Cultural Collaborative, and Visit Denver are proud to present the 2019 Engage-Empower-Connect Summit on Friday, September 13, 2019. Following last year's successful summit, this 2019 event will offer opportunities for participants to network, connect and learn.

Groups of knowledgeable and dynamic panelists will present on subjects ranging from individual giving and grant-writing to marketing and human resources. Each panel will consist of small group discussions with a panelist followed by presentations and engaging question & answer sessions.  

Please note: this event is first come, first served and will be capped at 150 participants. The 2019 Engage-Empower-Connect Summit is open only to organizations eligible to receive SCFD funding.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS / SESSION PANELISTS

Panelist list coming soon!

8:00am - 9:00 am - Check in/ Coffee and Morning Movement with Cleo Parker Robinson Dance

9:00 am Session 1

  • Grant Writing for the SCFD
  • Board Development & Diversity
  • Your Website: Design & Development

10:00 am Session 2

  • Individual/Planned Giving
  • Emergency Planning (Safety & Security)
  • Productive Collaborations

11:00 am Session 3

  • Effective Use of Surveys & Evaluations
  • Implementing DEI(A) Practices
  • Foundation Giving/Grant Writing (Non SCFD)

11:45 am - 1:00 pm - Lunch (provided)

1:00 pm Session 4

  • Nonprofit Financials & Best Practices
  • Using Social Media
  • Business/Government Giving

2:00 pm Session 5

  • Tier III and the Scientific & Cultural Collaborative (SCC)
  • Human Resources: A Practical Guide
  • Membership & Subscription Development

3:00 pm Session 6

  • Leveraging Local Tourism
  • Effective Organizational Leadership

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Networking Reception

 

Register Here.