Upcoming Events


Wed, 07/12/2017 - 6:30 PM -- AFP-NYC Summer Happy Hour -- B Bar & Grill 40 E 4th St New York, NY 10003


News from the President 5.26.17

Diversity and inclusion are taking seats at the table, and AFP is fully on board with it.  The NYC Chapter launched a Diversity and Inclusion committee a year ago and though we have a long way to go, we have made strides in adding diversity to our Board and to our programs including Fundraising Day in New York. 

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Board Match New York Wednesday June 7th

AFP-NYC and Board Match New York invite you to explore serving as a member of a nonprofit board of directors!

Board service is for anyone, whether you’re just starting out, a mid-career professional, or (already) a seasoned philanthropist, there is a nonprofit that will value your talents. Serving on a nonprofit board offers fantastic opportunities for your personal and professional development.

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Fundraising Day in New York 2017

The Best Professionals Never Stop Learning

In the classes I teach on nonprofit management and governance I discuss the characteristics of high performing individuals. At the top of the list is an intense desire to learn.  The best people are never satisfied with their current level of knowledge. They’re curious. They ask questions. They read as much as they can. They build professional networks to learn from others.

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News from the President 5.12.17

I was recently in San Francisco where I attended the AFP International Fundraising Conference held at Moscone West.  It began with two days of pre-conference workshops, followed by the official opening on April 30th continuing through May 2nd.  

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