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Upcoming Events

Members Only: Using LinkedIn as a Fundraising and Communications Tool
Fri, 10/04/2019 8:30 - 10:00 AM
AFP-NYC HQ, 355 Lexington Avenue, 15th Floor, New York City

Webinar: Getting the Board Onboard
Wed, 10/16/2019 12:30 - 2:30 PM
AFP-NYC HQ, 355 Lexington Avenue, 15th Floor, New York City

How to Raise Money – Start with a Plan and Strong Relationships
Thu, 10/17/2019 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Scandinavia House, 58 Park Avenue, New York City

AFP-NYC LGBTQ+ Networking Happy Hour
Tue, 10/22/2019 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Common Ground Bar, 63 Gansevoort St, New York, NY 10014

National Philanthropy Day
Wed, 11/06/2019 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Vanderbilt Suites, MetLife Building, 200 Park Avenue, New York City


Chapter Leadership Brief 9.12.19

By Gary Laermer, AFP-NYC Chapter President

Boards Say Staff, Staff Say Board……..

Much has been said and written about a recent Chronicle of Philanthropy survey that found that 51% of fundraisers plan to leave their jobs within the next two years, and 30% plan to leave the fundraising profession altogether.  An article in the last edition of Fundraising Matters’ Leadership Brief noted that the survey found that about 55% of fundraisers feel unappreciated. Why? Pay was certainly a factor, but it was also due to management and Boards not understanding the challenges of development work.

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Chapter Leadership Brief 8.30.2019

By Steve Jacobson, AFP-NYC President-Elect and CEO, JCA, Inc.

Say It Ain’t So!


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Five Tips to Keep Your Special Events Alive and Thriving

July 18, 2019, Scandinavia House, New York City

By Susan Fields, CFRE

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Chapter Leadership Brief 8.16.2019

By Jill Scibilia, CFRE, AFP-NYC Secretary

So before I head out for vacation I thought I would share with you the values that our Development team created to guide our work.  We adapted them from the set of values we follow at Phelps Hospital—which are centered on providing the best patient care.  We use the acronym Phelps Pride. 

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