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AFP eWire
Vol.17, Num.2
January 11, 2017


What's Top of Mind for Fundraisers in 2017?

Instead of predicting what might happen in 2017 (and you can find a lot of those articles here), we asked a few AFP members what issues they are most concerned about—the trends or challenges that are keeping them up at night.

Q&A with the 2017 Outstanding Foundation, the Rotary Foundation

AFP selected The Rotary Foundation as its 2017 Outstanding Foundation, and we were honored to have Rotary Foundation Chair Kalyan Banerjee answer our questions about the foundation, its impact and what's ahead.


AFP Strategic Partners

Top Stories/Fundraising News

Deadline for AFP Outstanding Fundraising Professional This Friday
Nominations for AFP's Outstanding Fundraising Professional, who will be honored at the International Fundraising Conference in San Francisco, April 30-May 2, are due Friday, Jan. 13. You can submit nominations here.


Why Are Americans Less Charitable Than They Used to Be?
From The Atlantic, researchers found that the losses of the Great Recession do not entirely explain why people aren't giving very much money to charity.


AFP Top Ten: Communicating Effectively, Buy-A-Brick Fundraising, The Donor Journey
Our weekly round-up of blog posts, articles, videos and other resources to help you keep on top of latest trends and reach your fundraising goals. Read more.

 

 

AFP News

Why Attend the 2017 International Fundraising Conference?
The reasons are practically countless, but visit our Why Attend page for a breakdown of what you will get out of the world's largest gathering of professional fundraisers. If you've already registered, click here and spread the word!


Buy 10 AFP Webinars and Save $191
When you purchase 10 AFP webinars, you save big. When you purchase every 2017 AFP webinar, you save even more—more than 50% off! Hear the latest best practices from fundraising's experts during your lunch hour, and receive one CFRE education point with each. Click here for our bundle options.


Upcoming AFP Education Courses:

Job Listings/Grant Resources

AFP Career Center Resource for January:

New Year...New Opportunity

Have you updated/posted your resume lately? You never know when opportunity may knock. Visit the AFP Career Center to update your profile today!

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 http://jobs.afpnet.org/search.

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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