YIP Newsletter
Volume 3, Number 1
Winter 2011
The mission of the AFP Youth in Philanthropy subcommittee is to help chapters and the profession involve youth in philanthropy
How Will You Mentor Youth in Philanthropy in 2011?
The AFP board of directors approved the association’s next strategic plan, which includes a new goal that focuses on preparing for the future of our profession by developing the next generation of professionals in the field. Read more.

Useful Links

Sample YIP chair and committee job descriptions

Careers in fundraising toolkit

Top 10 reasons to consider a career in fundraising

All things YIP – online source

More about AFP and YIP

AFP YIP blog – subscribe here

This is just the beginning! To find out more, visit AFP's Youth in Philanthropy page.

Exceptional Young Philanthropists Recognized
During National Philanthropy Day®, many AFP chapters recognized exceptional young philanthropists, including Brooke Harrison in Toronto and Carter Tindall in North Carolina. Read more.

Chapters Needed for Pilot High School Curriculum Program
The Youth in Philanthropy subcommittee is seeking five chapters to test AFP’s new high school curriculum, Making a World of Good©, during the spring semester of 2011. Read more.

The Best of the AFP YIP Blog
If you are not part of the AFP YIP blog, you have missed some interesting discussions on how young people worldwide are making a difference through their philanthropic efforts. Click here.

Join Us at the Youth in Philanthropy Affinity Session!
At the AFP International Conference on Fundraising in Chicago, attend the YIP affinity session on Sunday, March 20, at 3 p.m. Click here.

About AFP

The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents 30,000 members in 213 chapters throughout the world, working to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education and certification programs. The association fosters development and growth of fundraising professionals and promotes high ethical standards in the fundraising profession. For more information or to join the world's largest association of fundraising professionals, visit www.afpnet.org.

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