Grant Writers Group

Talk informally about grant writing, grantmakers, grant management, and pretty much whatever fundraising topics the group may want to bring up.

Emerging Development Leaders Group

The Emerging Development Leaders Group is a place to learn, grow and offer advice. Emerging Development Leaders show an interest in developing themselves and their own capabilities, and also have the ability and interest in developing, mentoring, and supporting others in the profession based on their experiences.

Grant Writers Group

Talk informally about grant writing, grantmakers, grant management, and pretty much whatever fundraising topics the group may want to bring up.

Seasoned Professionals Group

Join other seasoned development professionals (10+ years) to exchange ideas, discuss development trends, share frustrations, and learn more ways to galvanize the power of philanthropy to address critical needs.

Membership Scholarship Application Deadline

AFPSEWI is excited to offer FIVE one-time scholarships covering one year of free membership! These awards are available to both new and continuing members, thanks to special funding provided by AFP Global. The online application is open through March 8.

Grant Writers Group

Talk informally about grant writing, grantmakers, grant management, and pretty much whatever fundraising topics the group may want to bring up.

Emerging Development Leaders Group

The Emerging Development Leaders Group is a place to learn, grow and offer advice. Emerging Development Leaders show an interest in developing themselves and their own capabilities, and also have the ability and interest in developing, mentoring, and supporting others in the profession based on their experiences.

Courageous Conversations for Fundraisers: Combatting Burnout in DEI Efforts

Through this open conversation, we welcome participants to delve into the critical intersection of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) initiatives within organizations and the imperative of promoting employee wellbeing.

Mentor/Mentee Program Application Deadline

Calling All Mentors and Those Seeking Mentorship! Deadline to apply is March 15!  AFPSEWI has a vibrant Mentoring Program – allowing you to either serve as a Mentor for those less experienced in the field of fundraising OR be paired with a veteran fundraiser who can guide you through your career. Interested in getting involved in our 2024 cohort? NOW is the time to join our program! The online application is open now through March 15.

Grant Writers Group

Talk informally about grant writing, grantmakers, grant management, and pretty much whatever fundraising topics the group may want to bring up.

Seasoned Professionals Group

Join other seasoned development professionals (10+ years) to exchange ideas, discuss development trends, share frustrations, and learn more ways to galvanize the power of philanthropy to address critical needs.

Charting A Path through Burnout - March Education Session

Join us for this highly interactive and participant-driven workshop! Burnout: it is a hot topic among fundraising professionals. What is it? And more importantly - what can we do about it? Facilitated by Claire Becker, a leadership coach with 15 years of experience as a coach, educator, professional development partner, in this session we will discuss how we can begin to make changes in our daily practice and sphere of influence to work…

Grant Writers Group

Talk informally about grant writing, grantmakers, grant management, and pretty much whatever fundraising topics the group may want to bring up.

Emerging Development Leaders Group

The Emerging Development Leaders Group is a place to learn, grow and offer advice. Emerging Development Leaders show an interest in developing themselves and their own capabilities, and also have the ability and interest in developing, mentoring, and supporting others in the profession based on their experiences.

2024 NPD Awards Nomination Deadline

An awards nomination is tops on a list of 45 easy ways to cultivate high-value donors, according to an article in Fundraising Success Magazine. At AFPSEWI we could not agree more! Nomination deadline May 4, 2024.  Honorees will be announced in late summer. Show appreciation for all that your donors and volunteers do for your organization by nominating them for a National Philanthropy Day (NPD) award.

Fundraising Day Wisconsin

Save The Date

Giving USA - Southeastern Wisconsin

Save the Date for our local discussion on giving based on the trends seen in the National Giving USA report.

Partners in Philanthropy Honor Roll Submissions Due

In honor of National Philanthropy Day every year, Partners in Philanthropy is a unique opportunity for each AFPSEWI member to celebrate two donors/volunteers that have made a difference to their organization and to the greater community.  This is a great way to provide recognition and stewardship to those that have helped your organization achieve its mission.

National Philanthropy Day 2024

National Philanthropy Day is the special day set aside to recognize and pay tribute to the impact of philanthropy in the world around us.  It's a day to honor those people active in the philanthropic community who have made our lives, our communities, and our world a better place. National Philanthropy Day, or NPD, celebrates the charitable work that EVERYONE does to make a difference and create impact in their communities.