Free For(u)m for Fundraisers
These online sessions are a chance to network and connect, ask for advice or feedback from fellow professionals, and learn from other local professionals. This session's host, Lisa Breitsprecker, CFRE, Senior Development Officer at Mount Mary University will be continuing the conversation on ethical fundraising and organizational practices and policies.
Ethics: It’s Not Just About the Money
Join our panel of experts as we explore ethics in 2020. We’ll be looking at ethics through the lens of diversity, inclusion and racial justice; looking through the lens of wealth and power while soliciting and accepting contributions from individuals and institutions amid heightened social consciousness; dealing with controversial donors; and what ethical challenges have come to the forefront in this current environment.
Seasoned Professionals Group: Year End Appeals & The Election
Are you interested in networking with 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? AFP’s new Seasoned Development Professional Group, facilitated by Michele Weinschrott, will be discussing year end appeals during COVID and the election and 2021 planning plus other hot topics members are…
Seasoned Professionals Group
AFP’s new Seasoned Development Professional Group, facilitated by Michele Weinschrott, will be discussing virtual meetings –platforms, sponsorships, length, timing and more. Each meeting focuses on a specific topic plus other hot topics members are interested in discussing.
It's Time for White Women to Step Up for Racial Justice
White women everywhere are finally hearing the call of their BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Color) sisters to step up for racial justice. But joining book groups, amplifying Black voices on social media, and teaching their kids to be anti-racist is not enough. In this session, participants will explore the legacy of white supremacy in women’s relationships, unpack the barriers that keep white women from supporting Black women, and…
Emerging Professionals Group: Fall Appeal Planning
The Emerging Professionals Group is a collective of emerging fundraisers who share ideas on a myriad of development topics. We talk informally about all things fundraising. This month, bring your questions and share out about how you are planning your Fall Appeal.
Fostering a Growth Mindset in Your Team
September Educational Virtual Breakfast - Teams that promote and foster a growth mindset tend to be more collaborative, empowered and committed--all factors we need in an effective development program. Join us for this AFP Webinar presented by Alice Ferris, MBA, CFRE, ACFRE.
Clean Data and Tools for End-of-Year Fundraising
As we approach end of year, a critical fundraising period for all nonprofits, it’s important to make sure systems are in place to get the most of the giving season. In this session, we’ll walk through practical ways to set up your fundraising tools, from your data to your giving page and back, to maximize marketing and fundraising impact, as well as strategies to help you connect with your donors. While 2020 has been a challenging year, these…