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The AFP Fundraising Dictionary (Updated 2017)
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Latest Fundraising NewsAFP Testifies Before Canada Senate Committee on the Charitable Sector
Scott Decksheimer, CFRE, chair of the AFP Canada Board, and Andrea McManus, CFRE, past chair of AFP International, appeared before the Senate Special Committee on the Charitable Sector on Monday, Sept. 17, to discuss ways to increase giving and public awareness about philanthropy.
What Is the AFP Canada GR Committee (And Why Should You Care)?
In one short article, here is a thorough overview of AFP Canada's Government Relations Committee.
Case Study: How to Build the Next Generation of Speakers
Looking for an inexpensive, informal, open and meaningful way to connect your chapter with new fundraisers? Consider a Speaker Discovery Series.
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