The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) is the professional association of individuals and organizations that generate philanthropic support for a wide variety of charitable institutions. Founded in 1960, AFP advances philanthropy through its more than 30,000 members in 230 chapters throughout the world. The local chapter with 170 members from Tucson, Marana, Green Valley and Southern Arizona is the standard-bearer for professionalism in fundraising in southern Arizona.
Congratulations to the 2013 National Philanthropy Day honorees!
Outstanding Philanthropist of the Year: Chandler Warden
Outstanding Corporate or Foundation Philanthropist: Desert Diamond Casino Entertainment
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser: Carla Keegan
Outstanding Fundraising Professional: Angie Johnson Smith
In January 2014, get ready to up your game!
January 10, 2014 7:30 am to 9:00 am
Why do people give? A Dialogue Between Research & Practice Drawing from research in neuroscience, economics, psychology and philanthropic studies, we will investigate the all-important decision to give. Up the level of your fundraising practice by understanding donors’ motivations and thought processes. At this session we will: Explore research into the 8 key motives [...]