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An incredible 43 individuals and corporations were nominated for this year's Giving Hearts Awards program.  View the list of the recipients and nominees and join us on November 16 at National Philanthropy Day to celebrate them all!

FUEL YOUR IMAGINATION AND YOUR PRACTICE at this year's Summit!  We are proud to offer this full day of professional development that will challenge and invigorate all levels of fundraisers, friends and colleagues.  In addition to luncheon keynote speakers Dr. David Suzuki and Dr. Severn Cullis-Suzuki, our exceptional session presenters will invite you to explore new ways to revitalize your philanthropic practices.  Programming will stream into three themes which promise to inspire: imagination, activism, and engaging capital with technology.  Join us on November 16, 2017 as we ignite new thinking to address the issues impacting philanthropy and our world.

View the Full Summit Line-Up

Register to Save Your Spot - Early Bird Pricing Ends October 5th

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 exemplify the true spirit of philanthropy in various categories:

  • Outstanding Philanthropists

  • Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser

  • Outstanding Youth Philanthropist

  • Outstanding Corporation

  • Outstanding Small Business

This year the process is even easier with a new, streamlined online application process available on the new AFP Vancouver website: visit: https://www.afpvancouver.org/national-philanthropy-day/giving-hearts-awards

Don't miss out on your chance to thank those individuals who have made an impact through their generosity and support and for their example for the next generation of philanthropists.

The deadline for submission is June 9th.  If you have any questions, please contact the Giving Hearts Awards Committee: givingheartsawardsvancouver@gmail.com

Change the World with a Giving Heart!

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.

Learn more or apply today!

October 07, 2016

Accountability Advice

Join Philanthropic Advisor Malcolm Burrows and a panel of industry leaders, including AFP Vancouver President Jennifer Johnstone, at the 2016 Scotiabank Philanthropic Advistory Forum on Monday, October 2017 in Vancouver.
Plus, Scotiabank will donate six $1,000 door prizes to charities in attendance*.  

Download your invitation to learn more and to RSVP by Wednesday, October 12.