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AFP Foundation Be the Cause – meet the Blackbaud Challenge!

By: AFP SE WI Administrator
Date: April 5, 2018
When Dan Mueller of ARCW landed a $1 million gift from a brand new donor, he credited AFP with the idea that led to the gift. Your professional growth moment might not be as dramatic as Dan’s, but I’ll bet you have one –
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AFP Foundation Be the Cause – meet the Blackbaud Challenge!

Consultants! List your services for AFPSEWI members

By: AFP SE WI Administrator
Date: April 5, 2018
AFP – Southeastern Wisconsin Chapter offers a Consultant and Resource Directory on its website, sharing information about fundraising consultants and other resources for our members to review in support of their work.
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Consultants!  List your services for AFPSEWI members

Learning How To "Sell The Gum"

By: AFP SE WI Administrator
Date: April 5, 2018
“Asking for money is like offering a piece of gum. Some people will say yes, and others will politely refuse because you don’t have the flavor they are looking for. And that’s OK! Find the people that want your gum.”
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Learning How To

On Philanthropy: Who Will Catch the Trickle-Down?

By: AFP SE WI Administrator
Date: March 16, 2018
My brother-in-law can’t come for dinner this weekend (I’m crushed) because he’s “getting his tax stuff together.” Amid his annual drudgery, he lamented, “At least next year we’ll have the tax cut.”
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On Philanthropy: Who Will Catch the Trickle-Down?

National Philanthropy Day Date Set: Volunteers needed now

By: AFP SE WI Administrator
Date: March 5, 2018
National Philanthropy Day (NPD) is the day that thousands of people around the world come together to put that word into action as well as to recognize the many people who have contributed to making our society a better place. On November 13, 2018, we will be celebrating our 40th Anniversary in the Southeastern Wisconsin AFP Chapter—a very special occasion for our Chapter and the Milwaukee community.
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National Philanthropy Day Date Set: Volunteers needed now

AFP Mentorship Program

By: AFP SE WI Administrator
Date: March 5, 2018
Apply by 4/6 for personal/professional development opportunity
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AFP Mentorship Program

Donor Stewardship: 30 Ideas in 30 Seconds

By: AFP SE WI Administrator
Date: March 5, 2018
What’s your top stewardship practice or vignette? Attendees at AFP’s February educational luncheon were invited to share theirs. The results, below, are a great reminder of the peer wisdom available through fellow AFP members…
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Donor Stewardship: 30 Ideas in 30 Seconds

Here’s What You Missed…

By: AFP SE WI Administrator
Date: March 5, 2018
A Lunchtime Two-fer: Can Stewardship Trump Tax Reform? At AFP SEWI’s February 22 educational luncheon, attendees heard expert insight on something we CAN’T control – how the new tax laws might affect charitable giving – and what we CAN control – how sound donor stewardship can help counter potential disruption.
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Here’s What You Missed…

“Giving Back” a Theme with New AFP Board Members

By: AFP SE WI Administrator
Date: March 5, 2018
AFP’s Southeastern Wisconsin chapter welcomes four new members to its Board of Directors. Despite very different career paths, they all share enthusiasm for the chance to contribute to the chapter’s success.
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“Giving Back” a Theme with New AFP Board Members

On Philanthropy: Keep Calm -- and Enjoy Your Millennial Makeover

By: AFP SE WI Administrator
Date: February 23, 2018
Despite their differences, the nonprofit and for-profit sectors agree on one thing: Millennials can be confounding.
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On Philanthropy: Keep Calm -- and Enjoy Your Millennial Makeover