Early Bird Registration Rates Now - September 1! Don't Miss Them! 

AFP Chicago's premier day-long education event is back and better than ever! Development Day Chicago is AFP Chicago’s newest take on day-long education and networking for fundraisers of all levels & backgrounds.

You can learn more & register here.


Interested in service on the AFP Chicago Board of Directors? 

The AFP Chicago Committee on Directorship invites the development community to submit nominations for the Board of Directors for one year terms beginning January 1, 2018. Strong leadership is a hallmark of AFP Chicago and we seek highly motivated and committed members for board service.  Applications for 2018 service are due by August 4, 2017Who are we looking for? AFP Chicago is strongly committed to the diversity that makes up our greater Chicagoland community. We seek nominees who:

  • have strong leadership and service orientation, interests and experiences;
  • serve a cross-section of Chicago’s diverse communities;
  • represent diversity of professional focus, age, race/ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation and geography; and
  • nominees must be members of AFP/AFP Chicago.

Important additional information on eligibility criteria and the responsibilities of service are available at Get Involved as well as on Page 6 in the application for board service

Submit a 2018 Faces of Philanthropy Awards Nomination today!

Deadline for submission:  Friday, September 15, 2017
2017 Faces of Philanthropy Awards Honorees

For over 40 years, AFP Chicago has honored the committed, passionate individuals and corporations who work on behalf of the nonprofit organizations that AFP Chicago serves. Our annual awards program, the “Faces of Philanthropy” luncheon, recognizes the outstanding achievements of these individuals, foundations and corporate philanthropists, fundraising volunteers, and fundraising executives. Submit Your Nomination


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Members on the Move

Meet  2017 AFP Chicago Fellow, Anna Villarreal, Donor Relations & Development Director, Boy Scouts of America, Pathway to Adventure Council

Anna Villarreal is a highly self-motivated and results-driven non-profit management professional with entrepreneurial passion, drive and vision. Anna earned her Bachelors of Science in Psychology at Northeastern Illinois University. She began her career working with students with behavioral and learning disabilities in Chicago Public Schools. Meet Anna and read other Members on the Move spotlight stories here...

AFP Chicago:  Your Community

AFP Chicago is a welcoming community of fundraisers. Get connected and build one-on-one relationships with like-minded professionals. As a member, you can access educational opportunitiesdiscounts to events and publications and share your experience and insights with others.  Membership has its benefits!

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