National Philanthropy Day - Chapter Information
Located throughout the world, AFP's chapters give each member a home base to network, provide leadership, and serve the local community.
*new* 2013 NPD Manual
The 2013 National Philanthropy Day® Manual is designed to help AFP chapters plan for their annual NPD event.
*new* 2013 NPD Chairs Conference Call Notes (May 20)
Here are the minutes and notes from the conference call of chapter National Philanthropy Day(R) Chairs held on May 20, 2013.
2012 NPD Talking Points: USA | Canada
These talking points have been developed for chapters to use during their NPD events and address the role of AFP and the importance of giving, volunteering and philanthropy.
Ten Things to Know When Starting Your NPD Event
Here are ten important things to remember when your chapter is starting a new NPD event (or even if your chapter is holding its 20th NPD event).
These are ideas, hints and guidelines sent in from AFP chapters about holding a successful NPD event.
About National Philanthropy Day®
National Philanthropy Day® (NPD) is a special day set aside on the fifteenth of November. The purpose of this day is to recognize the great contributions of philanthropy -- and those people active in the philanthropic community -- to the enrichment of our world.
National Philanthropy Day® - Logos
AFP has released the new National Philanthropy Day® (NPD) logo, effective 2007, and has prepared a number of different file formats of the NPD logo so that chapters can use the highest quality images.
NPD Chapter Media Guide
Everything a chapter needs to reach out to local media outlets and increase awareness and coverage of its NPD event.
NPD Song/Sheet Music
The sheet music for the official song of National Philanthropy Day, written by noted songwriter Marvin Hamlisch.
NPD Sample Chapter Materials
Some AFP chapters have provided AFP International Headquarters with materials that they have used for their local NPD events for other chapters to review and use. These sample are below.
AFP Giving Guides
These two giving guides (American and Canadian versions) provide wise giving tips for the public. Chapters may find some of the material useful in their own public education efforts for NPD.