YOUR GIFT AT WORK

DIVERSITY & INCLUSION

The planning phase of the North American expansion of New Faces of Fundraising–a multi-year initiative–will begin in 2016.

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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Professional development grants (formerly scholarships) provide education, training, and leadership development opportunities to help fundraisers and nonprofit leaders succeed.

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RESEARCH

Research that increases knowledge of fundraising, philanthropy, and social innovation includes the Growth in Giving Initiative.

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Watch: Why Your Contribution Matters

BUILDING A STRONGER CULTURE
OF PHILANTHROPY TOGETHER

Education, training, mentoring,
and research empower
fundraisers.
Ethical and effective
fundraising practices build
trust and strengthen
relationships
Donor-centered fundraisers
help transform giving to create
social change.

2016 Campaign Results

Thanks to the cooperative efforts of your chapters, our collaborative BE the CAUSE Campaign has raised $404,648 in gifts and pledges from 3,760 donors as of December 31, 2016. This represents 81% of the Foundation’s $500,000 goal.

YOUR IMPACT 2016

BECAUSE OF YOU...

  • $127,500 in support back to 159 local chapters
  • Scholarships
    • $136,716 in awards for the AFP International Fundraising Conference
      • 140 Chamberlain Scholars (first-time conference attendees)
      • 25 Diverse Communities Scholars
    • 44,250 in awards for AFP Leadership Academy
      • 9 Leadership Scholars
      • Educational support
  • Program and research support
    • Skystone Ryan Prize for Research
    • Emerging Fundraisers Academy
      • 65 collegiate members and advisors

How Can We Help You?

Lori Gusdorf – lgusdorf@afpnet.org
(703) 519-8449

BE the CAUSE is the cooperative, annual fund of the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy and U.S. AFP Chapters.

Thank you for your support!