*New* All Your Educational, Leadership and Development Resources in One Place - Introducing the AFP Online Knowledge Center!
We know you're a busy fundraising professional who demands the best. That's why AFP has created the new AFP Online Knowledge Center to be your one-stop, trusted source for all your educational, leadership and development resources! In the OKC you will find e-learning courses and webinars, conference recordings, toolkits and reports, audience-centered events and programs, and more! Take a look today and build your career!
The AFP Professional Development Plan for Fundraisers (Updated April 2013)
AFP's professional advancement programs and courses give every professional, no matter what level of experience they have, the opportunity to enrich their skills and add to their knowledge base.
To help guide your fundraising career, the associations has created the AFP Professional Development Plan for Fundraisers (available as printable and interactive pdf or word doc). This is a comprehensive map that details your career needs based on years of experience. The Plan is interactive - simply click on a product or course in the guide to learn more. Questions? Send us a message at email@example.com.
AFP Educational and Development Opportunities
• AFP/SSIR Nonprofit Management Institute (9/10-11) Registration Now Open!
• Save the Dates! 2014 Webinar Schedule
• AFP 2013 Conference - San Diego Recordings Now Available!
• AFP Webinar/Audioconference Schedules: 2013
• View and register for 2012-2013 Webinars/Audioconferences online
• Information about the AFP Faculty Training Academy
• Minor changes made to the CFRE International Exam
• AFP Leadership Society Member Meets with Fundraisers in Kenya
AFP Course Offerings and Other Programs:
• AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising eLearning Course Now Available!
• AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising Course
• AFP CFRE Review Course
• First Course Online Independent Study
• The Professional Development in Fundraising Diploma - (AFP/Tecnologico de Monterrey)
• North Park University Offers Tuition Discount to AFP Members
• AFP Think Tanks on Fundraising Research
• Order 2011 Conference Recordings: Word | PDF
For more information, please contact the Professional Advancement Coordinator - Direct: 703.519.8494 or Toll Free: 800.666.3863; Email: ProAdv@afpnet.org.
Featured ProgramHemispheric Congress on Fundraising - Latin America
(January 22 - 23, 2014 )
In partnership with Tec de Monterrey, the AFP Hemispheric Congreso is the premier educational event on fundraising in Latin America. This program is for individuals associated with organizations looking to develop fundraising capacity in Latin America and Mexico. Plenary sessions will address topics of strategic importance to the sector (major donors, micro finance, social impact, in the fields of health, education, social welfare and culture) while skills-based workshops will be provided to address core fundraising techniques.
More Professional Development Resources
AFP Affiliate Library Program
AFP Learning Center
AFP Research, Statistics and Reports
Marketplace and Bookstore
Resource Center Materials
Resources for Educators
AFP Information Exchange
AFP Fund Development Series
AFP Ready Reference Series
Latest Professional Development NewsAFP Fund Development Series
The AFP Fund Development Series is intended to provide fund development professionals and volunteers, including board members (and others interested in the nonprofit sector), with top-quality publications that help advance philanthropy as voluntary action for the public good. The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) and Wiley each bring to this innovative collaboration unique and important resources that result in a whole greater than the sum of its parts.
Planned-Giving Programs & the Small Nonprofit: Getting Started - Full Version
PLANNED GIVING TODAY ISN'T THE DOMAIN solely of large nonprofits that can afford to hire financial and legal specialists. Many small nonprofits with one or two fundraising professionals are launching successful programs or expanding their informal efforts.
An Inside View of the Diversity and Inclusion Summit—A Renewed Sense of Excitement
James Phelps, ACFRE, of the AFP Diversity and Inclusion Committee, takes you through the Diversity and Inclusion Summit that was held in October in Pittsburgh, Pa.—what issues were brought to the table and how to move forward. It will leave you with a renewed hope for the future of diversity and inclusion!