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Effective Messaging

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February 6th 2019 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Phone: 303-813-4202
Event Fee(s)
Registration $ 65.00
AFP $ 60.00

Our professional development trainings are made possible by the generous support of U.S. Bank



Too often when nonprofits speak to the audiences they are trying to influence, they lead with their values instead of the values of the target audiences. Using a tool called the "message box" learn how to develop effective and tailored messaging that resonates with target audiences.


  • Free for members of Colorado Nonprofit Association (must be logged in for discount on Regular price)
  • $60 for members of AFP
  • $65 standard
Event Description
Learning Objectives

  • Develop clear messages based on values, vision, and barriers

  • Learn how to use the message box with other staff


Executive Directors, Communications Directors and staff, Fundraising Directors and staff, Advocacy staff

Level of Difficulty


3 - 5 years of experience in the field


Robin Schepper, Wayfinder Strategies

Robin Schepper uses her background in policy, communications and campaigns to develop winning strategies for her clients. For over 25 years, Robin’s career has spanned many positions including: working on Democratic presidential campaigns and in the Clinton and Obama Administrations; co-founding a public affairs firm in Seattle; serving as staff director for the U.S. Senate Communications Committee; working as a communications consultant to the Athens 2004 Olympic Games; serving as the first Executive Director of Michelle Obama’s health initiative, Let’s Move! and contributing to the Bipartisan Policy Center’s reports on health and wellness. Robin is a certified coach and facilitator.

Qualifies for Excellence in Nonprofit Principles and Practices. Completion of a post-training evaluation is required for this training to count toward recognition. 


Need to cancel? Please use the link in your confirmation email or email Akila Copeland no fewer than 3 business days prior to the training. Members, please review our Cancellation Policy for more information. 

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Training/Event Topic Communications
Training Medium Online
Event Region Statewide

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