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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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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How being a fundraising professional set me up for dating

posted Thursday, January 12, 2017 by Katie Hop

A year ago I found myself suddenly single. As I dipped my toe back in the dating pool after a 25-year absence I discovered something: my...

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Women In Development Calendar

posted Thursday, January 5, 2017 by Catherine Rogg

Each month Women in Development prepares a fundraising calendar to help in future planning and to inform the philanthropic community about...

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AFP Breakfast Meeting

March 03, 2017    7:30 to 9:00 a.m.

Hosted by: Association of Fundraising Professionals

The next AFPWM Breakfast Group will be Friday, March 3, Pearl Street Holiday Inn, 7:30am - 9:00am. The topic will be on Board Members as Friend...

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Lakeshore Development Professionals Group - Holland, MI

March 09, 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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The SunBridge Legacy Builder Workshop

March 09, 2017    8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Hosted by: The Planned Giving office of The Salvation Army in West Michigan

The SunBridge Legacy Builder Workshop, hoested by Scott Farnsworth, will give you real-world training, tools, and support for weaving Legacy...

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