Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Events

September 30, 2020 ()
Virtual Course

AFP Greater Vancouver has made a commitment to following the 94 calls to action outlined in the report prepared by the Truth & Reconciliation Commission and we encourage all of our members to consider how they too can take action in their organizations and communities.

September 30, 2020 (1:00pm - 1:30pm PST)
Virtual Event

Wednesday, September 30, 2020: “Fundraising Through a Crisis” with the AFP Greater Vancouver Chapter President Sofia Janmohamed, MBA, CFRE.  

Join us for our opening session, and opportunity to reflect on how our changed world has affected our profession. 

October 14, 2020 (1:00pm - 1:30pm PST)
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 14, 2020: TBA 


October 22, 2020 to October 30, 2020 ()

This comprehensive 4-morning virtual course provides a complete overview of fundraising for individuals with less than 5 years of experience, or for those thinking about a career in fundraising. With time built in each day for discussion and networking, it also provides great relationship building opportunities within the fundraising community. The course content covers the roles and responsibilities of fundraisers, with emphasis on responsibilities you are likely to encounter at the beginning of your career. The modules are taught in an active learning style and may include case studies and/or projects, making the learning experience both substantive and enjoyable. Participation in all modules is worth 16 CFRE continuing education credits.

October 28, 2020 (1:00pm - 1:30pm PST)
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 28, 2020: “Hiring and Recruiting with IDEA Values in Mind” with Darius Maze, CFRE.  

Bring your questions on  how to create a diverse and inclusive office and what you should consider when in the first phases of building your development team. 

November 18, 2020 (1:00pm - 1:30pm PST)
Virtual Event

Wednesday, November 18, 2020: “Major Gifts in a Crisis” with Vanessa Abaya, CFRE.  

Join major gifts fundraising expert Vanessa Abaya as she answers all your questions on how reach those transformational gifts in an unusual time. 


November 25, 2020 (1:00pm - 1:30pm PST)
Virtual Event

Wednesday, November 25, 2020: “Considering IDEA in Prospect Research and Capacity Ratings” with Meena Das.  

Learn about how this vital first step in the donor journey can help your donor database match Canada’s diverse demographics.  


December 9, 2020 (1:00pm - 1:30pm PST)
Virtual Event

Wednesday, December 9, 2020: “Online and Mobile Giving” with Kyle Tiney, CFRE.  

Bring questions about everything digital; from web pages and e-mail to text-to-give!