Our industry is abuzz with recent studies pointing to the high levels of turnover in the development field, particularly at the senior levels. The resulting impacts of this dilemma include but are not limited to inadequate resources, fragile donor support, lower employee morale and a diminishing culture of philanthropy. We know the problem. We live and breathe the problem. Now, let’s work together to solve it.
Join AFP Chicago on Friday, June 7, 8:30 a.m. - 10: 30 a.m. at Maggiano's Banquets for a highly interactive discussion dedicated to pinpointing actionable solutions for what has become a growing threat to our field. Following a recap of recent study findings and an overview of the landscape shared by Kris Landin McFeely, an Executive Search Consultant with Campbell & Company, we will engage in a series of facilitated roundtable discussions with our peers. Our end goal is to identify how we can implement workable solutions that will...read more.
2013 Midwest Conference on Philanthropy
Generosity: Gifts That Shape Us, Gifts That Shape The Future
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 Donald E. Stephens Convention Center Rosemont, IL
Your go-to resource for professional development. Each year, AFP Chicago presents its Midwest Conference on Philanthropy—the region’s premier learning event for fundraising professionals. At our annual conference, we bring together thought-leaders, funders and frontline fundraisers to explore leading-edge issues, share best practices and focus on adaptive change. Hundreds of professionals attend from throughout the region every year. Learn more about the conference here.
Early Bird Registration Opens June 1st!
AFP Chicago: Your Community
AFP Chicago is a large and welcoming community of fundraisers - the largest in the nation. What makes our chapter different? With 900 members, you have the opportunity to build one-on-one relationships. As a member, you will have access to educational opportunities, discounts to events and publications and the opportunity to share your experience and insights with others. Membership has its benefits!