AFPWM positively impacts our philanthropic community by connecting and educating people and organizations to practice ethical and effective fundraising.

AFPWM positively impacts our philanthropic community by connecting and educating people and organizations to practice ethical and effective fundraising.

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AFPWM Honored as Ten Star Gold Chapter

posted Tuesday, March 7, 2017 by Katie Hop

The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) West Michigan has been named a 2016 Ten Star GOLD Chapter.

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AFPWM is Awarded the 2016 Friends of Diversity Designation!

posted Tuesday, March 7, 2017 by Katie Hop

The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) West Michigan has been named a 2016 Friends of Diversity Designation Chapter.

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Stewardship of Donor Advised Fund Gifts

posted Saturday, January 14, 2017 by Katie Hop

The surge in donors giving through donor advised funds is real and palpable in our industry. In fact, the largest funds have made large leaps...

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Telling Stories that Inspire Giving

May 11, 2017    8:00 to 11:30 a.m.

Hosted by: AFP West Michigan

Your organization is doing great work in your community, but are you getting the fundraising results you desire? Today’s donors...

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Lakeshore Development Professionals Group - Holland, MI

May 11, 2017    7:45am

This informal group is an opportunity to enjoy breakfast together, problem solve, share educational offerings and discuss tips and tricks...

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2017 Fundraising and Development for Nonprofits Conference

May 31, 2017

Hosted by: Center for Community and Nonprofit Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Whether your role is to increase gifts, or find elusive major gift donors, you will walk away from this conference with usable techniques...

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