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.

National Philanthropy Day Coming Soon!

Join us for National Philanthropy Day!

When:

Wednesday, November 15
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Registration opens at 11:00 a.m. 

Where:

Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
Ambassador Ballroom
187 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids
Parking $8 (pay inside)

Ticket Prices:

$50 AFP Members
$65 Non-Members
$35 Students &YNPN Members

BUY TICKETS HERE

Master of Ceremonies:
Val Lego, WZZM

Guest Speaker:
David Renz, ph.D.
Beth K. Smith/Missouri Chair in Nonprofit Leadership and Director of the Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership 

Award Winners:

The West Michigan Chapter Award for Excellence in Fundraising
Mary Free Bed Foundation

Benjamin Franklin Award for an Outstanding Fundraising Professional
Marcie Hillary

Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser Award
Sue Den Herder

Exemplary Foundation Award
Allegan County Community Foundation 

Outstanding Corporation Award 
Perrigo 

President's Award
Jean Krohn

NPD provides an opportunity to reflect on the meaning of giving and all that it has made possible. For thirty years the West Michigan Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals has celebrated the endless daily contributions individuals and organizations across the world make to countless causes and missions. See our past recipients here.