Career development is why you are an AFP member, and the focus of all the association does. From resources to certifications, AFP strives to bring you the best and latest information to make you the best fundraising professional possible!
Featured Resource Links
- AFP’s Special Job Seekers Toolkit for Fundraisers
The AFP Job Seekers toolkit focuses on finding the right job and features advice and services to help you carry out a successful job search and land on your feet in a rewarding new position. It is regularly updated with new and targeted materials.
- AFP's Toolkit for New Fundraisers
This web page offers a broad overview of fundraising and puts the essential tools for getting started right at your fingertips. Whether you are new to the profession or just want to brush up on the basics, use this resource to get full benefit from AFP and start on the right foot in your new career!
- A Survival Kit for Fundraising in Challenging Times
A tumultuous economy can present unique challenges for nonprofit fundraising. Looking for ways to cope? AFP has compiled a toolkit of resources to advise and guide member fundraisers in tough economic times.
Career Development News
Dec. 12, 2017 -
AFP Top Ten Fundraising Tips for the Week (December 13, 2017): Seismic Fundraising Shifts, Underdeveloped, When Donors Say No, & More!(Dec. 13, 2017) 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. ... more >
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Dec. 4, 2017 -
Free Webinar: Tax Reform, Public Policy and What's Ahead for 2018 (Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 - 1:00 PM Eastern)The House and Senate have each passed comprehensive tax reform bills that will have a huge impact on the nonprofit sector, including the potential for significant losses in charitable giving (in the billions of dollars!). What will the tax bill look like once Congress reaches final agreement, and what will be the bottom line for fundraising and charities, both in 2018 and beyond? Jason Lee, Chief Advocacy and Strategy Officer for AFP, and Sandra Swirski, an attorney with almost three decades of public policy experience, will discuss the ins and outs of tax reform, what charities can look forward to, and how the sector can respond. ... more >
Nov. 30, 2017 -
Nov. 22, 2017 -
AFP Top Ten Fundraising Tips for the Week (November 22, 2017): Using Your Form 990, Silence in Conversations, Donor Surveys & More!(Nov. 22, 2017) 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. ... more >