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Vol.18, Num.17
April 26, 2018

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Takeaways from #AFPFC in New Orleans!
Gail Perry gives her annual wrap-up of key takeaways and ideas from the 2018 International Fundraising Conference, while Alyce Lee Stansbury provides more lessons learned from New Orleans.

The Learning Continues from New Orleans!
Check out all the fun Tweets, pics, ideas and insights at #AFPFC, and keep the conversations going. And don't forget all the handouts from each session! NOTE: Session recordings from the conference are currently in post-production, details will be announced in early May.

Get Ready for 2019 San Antonio!
The conference heads back to the Lone Star State, March 31 - April 2. Want to save big? Register for our Super Early Bird Registration NOW! And if you're so inspired, submit a proposal to lead an educational session in San Antonio (deadline May 7!).

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Top Stories

New Study Explores the Undeveloped Value of New Donors
AFP President and CEO Mike Geiger, MBA, CPA introduces Blackbaud's new study on the donor marketplace, Vital Signs Part 2: The Undeveloped Value of New Donors, which provides ideas, steps and perspective on how to address and increase donor retention figures.

Leadership Study Offers a Roadmap for Nonprofit Transformation and Growth
A new study asked more than 1,000 nonprofit leaders about their leadership styles, strategic planning, fundraising and succession planning, finding many organizations are not ready to confront imminent leadership changes.

Apply Now for the 2018-19 Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship on Women's Philanthropy & Gender Differences
The Women's Philanthropy Institute (WPI) at the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy will offer a one-year doctoral dissertation fellowship of $5,000 for the academic year 2018 - 2019.

AFP Top Ten Fundraising Tips for the Week: Email Subject Lines, Using Data, Breaking Out of the Mundane & More!
Each week, AFP gathers the top blog posts, videos, articles and other resources to help you keep on top of latest trends and reach your fundraising goals. Read more.

AFP News

AFP Webinar: State of Online Fundraising (May 2, 1:00-2:00 PM Eastern)
Join Mike Snusz as he analyzes the state of nonprofit online fundraising and marketing, including the latest industry benchmarks, trends and successes. 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.

Register Now for Fundraising Principles and Practice with Prof. Adrian Sargeant
Don't miss AFP's signature mid-level learning course with direct instruction from renowned expert Adrian Sargeant. The next program begins in July and features a blended learning model with both in-person and online learning. Click here to learn more and register today.


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Shaking Up Philanthropy: How Professionals Are Making a Difference
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