AFP advances philanthropy by enabling people and organizations to practice effective and ethical fund raising.

NPD Nominations Deadline June 20 More info here


WID July 2014 Calendar

Women in Development compiles and shares a comprehensive calendar of fundraising events in West Michigan. This is a great resource when planning your organization's...

Fundamentals of Fundraising Course this July in Chicago

The Fundaments of Fundraising is an excellent intense, two-day course covering a broad but thorough overview of fundraising tactics.



NPD Nomination Deadline Extended to June 20

This is your chance to honor a donor, company, fellow professional, or amazing volunteer. Annually AFP-WM celebrates philanthropy and recognizes the great works...

AFP-WM Bringing National Author Penelope Burk to West Michigan

   Join author, speaker and fundraising futurist, Penelope Burk, as she discusses the findings of her new research conducted with thousands of...


Elizabeth Kidd, Director of Grant Making, Community Foundation of the Holland/Zeeland Area Trends in Social Innovation Discussion

Hosted by: Lakeshore Grantwriters Roundtable


Bag lunches welcome

RSVP: Mary Ruth Scholz <

Cost: Free


AFP Development Professionals Breakfast Group

7:30 am

It is an informal group with breakfast conversation on varied development topics raised by the participants. For more information, please contact Stan...

Michael Moody, The Johnson Center

Hosted by: Grant Writer's Roundtable of Grand Rapids



Hosted by: Grant Writer's Roundtable of Grand Rapids


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AFP - West Michigan Chapter

P.O. Box 6302 /  Grand Rapids, MI 49516-6302

P: 616-222-6144  / F: 616-732-4481

For more information contact Deb O'Donnell.

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