Changing Hearts and Changing Minds – Exploring the Benefits and the Beauty of Relationship-Based Philanthropy


as we explore the fundamental skills necessary to thrive at a time of challenge and change in philanthropy. Come to learn the essential shifts that will inspire more philanthropy, invigorate staff, and transform how we think and work in relationship-based philanthropy.

This workshop will appeal to both newcomers in the profession and veterans with years of experience. Attendees will leave with a renewed sense of purpose; reinforcing the reasons why they originally chose to work in the not-for-profit sector. Attendees will receive tools and collaterals that will make the work of qualitative, relationship-based philanthropy both accessible and impactful.


September 17-18, 2020


Halcyon Hotel at Cherry Creek

The Halcyon Hotel is offering a special rate of $259/night for Appreciative Philanthropy workshop participants. When making your reservations at the hotel, please be sure to let the hotel staff know that you are part of the Appreciative Philanthropy group.

Halcyon has agreed to honor the AP workshop rate from September 16-22, so you may want to consider extending your stay in the Mile-High City and enjoy a fabulous fall getaway in the mountains!

Make a reservation at Halcyon today!


How many registrants?

We are limiting this workshop to the first 60 registrants to encourage dialogue and share the wisdom of the participants. 

What are the workshop hours?

The workshop will begin promptly at 8 a.m.  A continental breakfast will be provided from 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. each morning.  Lunch and break-time snacks will also be provided.  The workshop will finish at 4:30 p.m. each day.  Dinner will be on your own.  The Halcyon hotel is in the heart of Cherry Creek, one of Denver’s most exciting, artful and vibrant neighborhoods, with many enticing restaurants within a short walk from the hotel.  A welcome reception with heavy
hors d’oeuvres will be hosted on the Halcyon’s beautiful rooftop terrace on the evening of Wednesday, September 16.

What to expect?

You will leave the workshop with a mindset shift, specific skills to teach and practice relational philanthropy, and an invigorating and inspirational new way of work.

Regular price $1,495.00