Discover the benefits and rewards of an AFP Vancouver Chapter membership

In addition to receiving AFP International resources and opportunities, Vancouver Chapter members enjoy a connection to a local network of colleagues, exclusive or discount access to exceptional professional development opportunities and more.


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Upcoming Events

May 23, 2017

Many have compared grant writing with running a marathon. Both require commitment and extensive preparation. But where should you start? Where should you put your focus? Runners agree you need both quality and quantity when it comes to training and grant writers require a similar stance. Quantity of research and submissions or quality of executive summary and fit? Yes and yes! 

June 1, 2017

This intensive 2-day course provides a complete overview of fundraising for individuals with 0 to 4 years fundraising experience. It is also a great review of fundamentals theory if you are studying for the CFRE exam! The 16-hour program includes case studies and projects for groups and individuals.
Full participation is applicable for 16.0 points of CFRE Education Credit for the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.

June 15, 2017

With a growing number of nonprofits based in the Fraser Valley, AFP Vancouver is pleased to present a one day summit with a variety of professional development workshops and renowned keynote speaker Penelope Burk. On June 15th 2017, we invite you to join local valley fundraising, executive and social enterprise professionals to be equipped and inspired as you generate goodwill and generosity in our communities and causes. Come for enriching skill development and leave connected to leaders from across the Fraser Valley. Together we have the capacity to deliver outstanding results for the organizations and constituents we serve. 

Fraser Valley Summit 2017
National Philanthropy Day 2017
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The Giving Hearts Awards nomination deadline is coming up! Show your outstanding donor, volunteer, or company how much you appreciate their support by recognizing them with a nomination!

The Giving Hearts Awards Program recognizes individuals and organizations who...

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January 12, 2017

Call for NPD Summit Ideas

2016 National Philanthropy Day Perspectives on 21st Century Philanthropy session with Fred Lee, Director of Alumni Engagement at University of British Columbia and Graham Lee, President & CEO of GSL Group.  Photo Credit: Harvey McKinnon

Would you like to present at the 3rd Annual National Philanthropy Day Summit on November 16, 2017?  Or, do you have a burning topic you would like to see addressed?  

To submit your idea, please include:
- Topic Name
- Speaker/Suggested Speakers.
- Contact Information and...

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The Vancouver Chapter is now accepting applications for the 2017 AFP Mentorship Program. The popular program is designed to match a relatively junior fundraiser with an experienced fundraising professional. Applications are due by January 8, 2017 and are open to AFP members only.


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