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AFP eWire
Vol.18, Num.16
April 19, 2018

The AFP International Fundraising Conference Roundup!

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So much happened at the recent AFP Conference in New Orleans—see the highlights and be sure to check out the Twitter feed at #afpfc.

Sunday Opening Video on Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Access (IDEA)

Tuesday Closing Video on Member Fundraising and Impact

Nonprofit Research Collaborative's 2017 Year-End Survey Released at Conference

Fundraising Effectiveness Project's 2017 Fourth Quarter Study Released in New Orleans

Conference Session Evaluations: Sunday | MondayTuesday

CFRE Tracker

AFP 2019 International Fundraising Conference (San Antonio, March 31-April 2) Super Early Bird Registration is Now OpenSave Big!

2019 Call for AFP Conference Presentations (San Antonio, March 31-April 2)

And many more resources like session handouts at!

AFP Strategic Partners

Survey on Sexual Harassment in the Fundraising Profession

AFP President and CEO Mike Geiger, MBA, CPA, and AFP Chair Ann Hale, CFRE, discuss the results of the AFP/Chronicle of Philanthropy Survey about sexual harassment in the profession.

Outstanding Fundraising Professional

Lynn Croneberger, CFRE, chief executive officer of SOS Children's Villages-USA (left), received the 2018 Outstanding Fundraising Professional Award in New Orleans and shows off her award with AFP President and CEO Mike Geiger, MBA, CPA.

CARTER Awards for Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy

Our individual honoree, Ava Goldstone (left), and group honoree—Paper for Water: Isabelle, Katherine and Trinity Adams—pose together backstage after receiving their awards.

2018 Distinguished Fellows

Abbie von Schlegell, CFRE, FAFP, Ken Frisch, ACFRE, FAFP, and Jim Greenfield, ACFRE, FAHP, FAFP, were honored as AFP's 2018 Distinguished Fellows for their service to AFP and the fundraising profession.

AFP Chairs Photobombed!

Past and present AFP Chairs (front, left to right) Timothy Burcham, CFRE; Ann Hale, CFRE; Alphonce J. Brown, Jr., ACFRE; Andrea McManus, CFRE; Patrick Feeley, CFRE get photobombed by Bill Bartolini, Ph.D., ACFRE and Brian Bonde, ACFRE.

AFP News

Webinar: Building Your Small Shop Toolkit (April 25, 1:00-2:00 PM Eastern)
In our next AFP Webinar Wednesday, Amy Wolfe will provide an overview of the most essential fiscal, human resources, Board of Directors and self-care tips from her 15+ years of experience running small shops. Click here to register.

Register Now for the 2018 Leadership Academy in Toronto
Registration is now open for AFP's next big event: the 2018 Leadership Academy in Toronto, brought to you by the AFP Foundations for Philanthropy. Join us this October for leadership development and management training with a fundraising focus. Click here to learn more and register.

April is National Financial Literacy Month
April 2018 is the 14th anniversary of National Financial Literacy Month and an important opportunity for all charities to help educate donors about financial challenges and how estate planning—and including philanthropy in your planning—can help overcome those challenges.

Get Engaged with AFP on Twitter
Every Friday is #AFPPhilanthropyFriday on Twitter, where you can tweet out inspirational stories, insightful ideas, or even just what you're doing to help your community over the weekend! And be sure to follow AFP International @AFPIHQ, AFP President and CEO Mike Geiger @AFPMikeGeiger and AFP Vice President for Chapter Engagement Taryn Gold @AFPTaryn!

Career Center Spotlight

AFP Career Center Resource: AFP Compensation & Benefits Report
Did you know that AFP members receive the AFP Compensation & Benefits Report free? The report priced at $79 for nonmembers contains full data tables for salaries and benefits across all job positions and factors. It also contains data about how fundraisers view their jobs and the profession. Members can download the free report by visiting the AFP Bookstore at

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