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AFP eWire
Vol.16, Num.47
November 23, 2016

Thank You

November is a time of giving thanks, from U.S. Thanksgiving and National Philanthropy Day, to Veterans Day and Remembrance Day. All of us at AFP thank you for being a part of the AFP community and your service to philanthropy and the greater good.

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Top Stories/Fundraising News

AFP's Diploma in Fundraising is now "Fundraising Principles and Practice"
Formerly the Diploma in Fundraising, AFP's new Fundraising Principles and Practice is a nine-month, mid-level program designed to prepare fundraisers for a management role in the sector, providing an overview of all key skills and a deep-dive into fundraising theory. Join our 2017 cohort.

AFP Webinar: High Net Worth Donors (November 29, 1:00-2:00 P.M. Eastern)
In this webinar, Claire Costello reviews The 2016 U.S. Trust Study of High Net Worth Philanthropy, which examines giving patterns, priorities and attitudes of America's wealthiest households. Click here to register today!

2017 AFP Webinars Now Available!
Check out our newly-posted list of 22 webinars, including sessions like Following the Path to Donor Nirvana, The Use of Virtual Reality in Fundraising and Using Neuroscience to Improve Your Fundraising Results. Click here to register today!

Want to Become an AFP-approved Instructor?
The Faculty Training Academy is coming to Arlington, Va., on March 30-31, 2017. The Academy is AFP's "train the trainer" program to ensure quality education for fundraisers everywhere. For more details and to register today, click here.

Registration Now Open for the 2017 International Advanced Diploma in Fundraising
If you're tired of the same old thinking in your organization when it comes to fundraising, and you are seeking a challenging course to open your own mind, learn more about the International Advanced Diploma in Fundraising today. Click here to learn more!


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Job Listings/Grant Resources

AFP Career Center Resource for November:

Your Career: Good>Better>Great

How many organizations have invested significant time and money in developing a strategic plan that ends up in a drawer until someone says, "We need a new strategic plan"? Too many. Click here to view article.

Related Resource: Your Fundraising Career Hot Topic Page

Currently there are more than 400 jobs listed on our website.
To find one that is right for you, visit

Grant Opportunities, Presented by GrantStation

The following grant opportunity listings—updated weekly—have been provided by GrantStation from the latest issue of GrantStation Insider. GrantStation is an essential tool for efficiently connecting grantseekers with accurate information about a wide range of grantmakers. Learn more about GrantStation.

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