We're the go-to source for fundraising know-how. We provide educational opportunities that empower fundraising professionals with the knowledge and skills they need to make a meaningful impact.
01: We Educate First
We're the watchdogs of ethics and excellence in fundraising. We're all about setting the bar high, promoting consistent professional practice, and maintaining the utmost integrity in our field.
02: Elevate Standards
We're the matchmakers for fundraising minds. We're all about fostering connections, ideas, and research to drive innovation in the world of giving.
03: Share Ideas
Nurturing Professionals: We're here to help fundraising professionals grow, develop, and thrive. When our professionals excel, our community benefits from stronger, more effective fundraising efforts.
Celebrating Philanthropy: Philanthropy and volunteerism are the lifeblood of our region. We're dedicated to preserving and promoting these core values, all while upholding the highest ethical standards in the fundraising profession.
How we impact locally
AFP stands as a beacon in the field of fundraising, offering valuable educational opportunities to empower professional fundraisers. It champions the cause of maintaining consistently high standards of professional practice within the fundraising industry. Additionally, AFP plays a pivotal role in facilitating the exchange of innovative ideas, critical information, and cutting-edge research among its members.
Foster the Development and Growth of Fundraising Professionals: We are committed to nurturing the professional development of fundraising experts within our community. Through mentorship, training, and networking opportunities, we empower our members to excel in their roles and make a lasting impact on the causes they serve.
Preserve and Promote Philanthropy and Volunteerism with High Ethical Standards: Central to our mission is the promotion of philanthropy and volunteerism as vital components of a thriving society. We stand unwaveringly in support of high ethical standards within the fundraising profession, ensuring that the generosity of donors is met with trust, transparency, and integrity.