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M/J Fall Development Conference.
October 17 - 20, 2010
Cheyenne Mountain Resort
Colorado Springs, Colorado

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The 9th annual M/J Fall Conference will provide you the opportunity to learn and experience powerful marketing and development principles and practices that will enable you to engage and delight donors for a lifetime of partnership with your ministry or nonprofit organization! There's something here for everyone: CEO, board member, development director, marketing staffer, major donor field rep... everyone on your team! Three power-packed tracks and dozens of sessions with content designed to strengthen your knowledge and experience as a professional -- AND to boost your performance as a high-powered, donor-focused development team.

Be Prepared for Three Days of Fun and Fellowship Combined with a Powerful Learning Experience...

Join the McConkey-Johnston Team (along with special guest speakers and presenters) for a learning experience that can't be beat. Collectively, the M/J team has more than a century of experience teaching and training thousands of professionals in development and marketing. Bill McConkey (the Dean of Development), Larry Johnston, Barry McLeish, Jeff McLinden and more... All accomplished practitioners, and popular consultants, authors and speakers. The M/J team will challenge and delight you in powerful workshops and sessions rooted in sound principles and practices designed to raise more money for your ministry while creating lifetime partnerships among your donors.

3 Tracks: Development Foundations... Advanced Strategies for Development & Marketing... Major Gifts and Major Donors... with two dozen powerful sessions! CLICK HERE to see detailed WORKSHOP DESCRIPTIONS to show you just what this year's conference offers. Start planning now and choose which sessions to attend. But you won't just sit in sessions... You'll work with others to examine case studies and prepare practical solutions to real-life development problems that you can apply for your own organization. AND you'll receive a comprehensive conference notebook packed with session notes, resources, samples and lots of tools you can use. All at an amazing price you can afford. That's what makes the M/J Conference a value second to none!

M/J Clients & Past Attenders: JUST $249 per person
New Attendees & Others:
ONLY $349 per person

Your 2010 Conference registration fee includes:

Your fee includes Conference admission and all sessions, plus your Comprehensive Conference Notebook with all session notes, materials, etc. You'll also enjoy a Sunday evening light reception, Tuesday M/J Awards Luncheon and daily coffee breaks. Cheyenne Mountain Resort's sumptuous Breakfast Buffet is included in your room rate. All other meals will be on your own either at the Resort or at nearby restaurants.
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Super rate at the four-diamond Cheyenne Mountain Resort and Conference Center - Just $119!

We've worked hard to make this the best value in a conference you'll ever find. That includes your accommodations! The Cheyenne Mountain Resort and Conference Center is providing a great value for you through a special M/J Conference rate of just $119 PER NIGHT, single occupancy. Double occupancy is a bit higher at $133 per night! BOTH RATES include Cheyenne Mountain's fabulous daily breakfast buffet in the award winning Mountain View Dining Room! At these great rates you can bring your spouse and enjoy a special getaway to one of the premier locations in beautiful Colorado Springs!

NOTE: The special block of rooms reserved for the M/J Conference is NO LONGER AVAILABLE! Please call Cheyenne Mountain Resort and speak directly with Brenda Lyons to make your room reservation. Contact Brenda at (719) 538-4026.

PLEASE NOTE: M/J does NOT handle room reservations. You must make room arrangements directly with the Cheyenne Mountain Resort. The block of rooms at the special M/J Conference rate was held only until September 17. AFTER SEPTEMBER 17th YOU MUST CALL THE HOTEL DIRECTLY TO MAKE ROOM RESERVATIONS! Please call (719) 538-4026 and request the special McConkey-Johnston Conference Rate!

  • Five-Star Development Training at a Four-Diamond Resort and Conference Center...

  • A Price Your Entire Team Can Afford...

  • What Could Be Better?


IMPORTANT NOTE: The conference registration fee will be due no later than October 1 in order to secure your place for the Conference! Make plans now and register just as soon as you can so you don't miss this event! If you must cancel, fee will be refunded LESS $25 administration charge if before 10/11/10. After 10/11/10, a $50 cancellation fee will apply.