Welcome to the Association of Fundraising Professionals Chicago

AFP ChicagoWhether you are new to the fundraising profession or a seasoned professional, a volunteer involved in the philanthropic process, or want to learn more about getting involved in your local chapter, the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Chicago is your go-to resource for all things relating to fundraising and the Chicago nonprofit community. Please take a few minutes to explore the site to learn more about AFP Chicago and its role in the Chicago fundraising community and how you can get involved to advance your career.

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 opportunities discounts to events and publications and share your experience and insights with others. Membership has its benefits!

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Upcoming Events & Deadlines

African American Affinity Group Dec 8

African American
Affinity Group
Friday, Dec. 8, 2023
8:30 - 9:30 am
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Dec 13 WFARE

WFARE Affinity Group
In-Person Breakfast
Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2023
8:30 am
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API Affinity Group Dec 14

API Affinity Group
In-Person Holiday Meal
Thursday, Dec. 14, 2023
5:30 pm
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2023 Chapter Champions

 Alford Group  campbell_and_company
Cooper Coleman

Ter Molen Watkins & Brandt

2023 Pioneer Sponsors

CCS Fundraising

Raising Paddles


Supporting Sponsors

Women in Development Professions

2023 In-Kind Sponsors


Guild Row