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The AFP Fundraising Dictionary (Updated 2017)
Welcome to the AFP Fundraising Dictionary online!
Latest Fundraising NewsFriends of Diversity Designation
The Friends of Diversity Designation recognizes those chapters who have accomplished many of the key objectives outlined in the Advancing Inclusion and Influence strategic goal.
AFP Top Ten Fundraising Tips (Week of October 17, 2018): Talking About Bequests, Direct Mail Follow-Up, Barriers to Retention & More!
(Oct. 17, 2018) 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.
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Share your Chapter's tips and tactics for leveraging National Philanthropy Day to its maximum impact.
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