AFP Business Membership
December 14, 2016
A Direct Path to New Business Opportunities
For many years, companies in the for-profit sector have provided valuable support to AFP and have sought to play a more active role. In response, AFP, with the assistance of the AFP Industry Partners Council (see below), revised the AFP Code of Ethical Principles and Standards to provide for business partners.
Qualified businesses are welcome to join and to engage their staff members in AFP. This is an opportunity to be heard by the thousands of fundraisers who belong to AFP.
Dedication to Ethics
AFP Business Members sign their adherence to the AFP Code of Ethical Principles and Standards and, in so doing, show their dedication to advancing accountable and effective fundraising. With the assistance of the AFP Industry Partners Council, AFP expanded and enhanced its code in 2007 to account for its new business members.
AFP Business Members have access to key nonprofit leaders and policymakers. The for-profit company can tap into information on all aspects of the profession, with state-of-the-art technology and historical data to obtain insight and analysis into philanthropic trends and outlooks.
|Annual dues $5,000||Annual dues $1,500|
|License permitting use of the AFP Business Logo on the company
website, stationery and marketing materials
|Able to use specific language provided by AFP on websites, stationery and marketing materials to indicate support of the AFP Code of Ethical Principles and Standards|
|Two transferrable Associate Memberships for designated company representatives||One transferable Associate Membership for a designated company representative|
|International Conference discounts and special privileges and recognition||International Conference discounts and special recognition|
|Eligibility to serve on AFP committees/task forces||...and more, see the attachment and application below for details|
|...and much more, see the attachment and application below for details|
AFP Business Members (As of December 14, 2016)
Your Business Membership Benefits
Designated Associate Members as part of your Business Membership receive all AFP member benefits provided. Including but not limited to:
Discounts for Designated Associated Members:
Related AFP ResourcesBrazil: A Great Potential in Fundraising
The Fundraising Effectiveness Project Releases Third Quarter Benchmark Report for Nonprofit Fundraisers
AFP’s Young Professional Spotlight: Jessica Wroblewski, CFRE
Donations to Nonprofits Increased by Three Percent in 2016
Canada 150 Profiles: Sahar Vermezyari