Our Mission >

AFP, an association of professionals throughout the world, advances philanthropy by enabling people and organizations to practice ethical and effective fundraising. The core of activities through which AFP fulfills this mission include education, training, mentoring, research, credentialing and advocacy.

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PO Box 2242, Appleton, WI 54912

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

Your membership in AFP will bring many benefits to your organization.  More than that, you'll gain many benefits for yourself  - both as a person and a professional.

Educational Programming

We provide several educational programs throughout the year – at a discount to members! Hone your skills and network with colleagues while earning CFRE credit.

 

 

 

National Philanthropy Day

Receive a discount on NPD registration and join us for interactive and educational programs that celebrate philanthropy and help expand your knowledge of the profession!

Networking

Gain access to a network of more than 100 local fundraising professionals and 30,000 members throughout the world! Meet with peers to enhance your skills and expand your knowledge.

 

Job Postings

Seeking a new job? Search our job board for new opportunities. Hoping to fill a position at your organization? Post to the job board for free! ($50 fee for non-members)

Career Advancement

Your professional development should never stop. We make it easy for you to access educational programs, products and services, webinars, reports, publications, and more!

 

Professional Certification

AFP provides resources and support for members to work towards becoming a Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE). Attending many of our educational programs and volunteering for the chapter count toward your continuing education requirement!

Ethics & Trust

Your involvement in AFP highlights your willingness to uphold the highest ethical standards in the sector. This adherence, by both you and your organization, conveys to donors your commitment to be good stewards of their philanthropic support.

 

 

AFP INTERNATIONAL BENEFITS

  • Advancing Philanthropy magazine subscription

  • Conference registration discounts

  • AFP webinars discounts

  • CFRE application discount

  • AFP bookstore discount

  • AFP website documents and resources; exclusive to AFP members