Wendy Gladney is a Coach, Life Strategist, Community Relations Consultant, Author, and Speaker. A multi-faceted businesswoman with close to thirty years of experience, Wendy is the founder of Personal Services Plus, (PSP); Season of Greatness (SOG); and nonprofit, Forgiving for Living, Inc. (FFL). As a Consultant and Strategist, Wendy has worked with individuals, leading community-based organizations, small businesses, and corporations in America.
A native of Southern California, Wendy received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Continuing her education, she is a graduate of both The Protocol School of Washington, certified and licensed to teach International Protocol, Etiquette, and Intercultural Understanding; and Antioch University Coaching Tools Program, where she received a certification in coaching.
https://afpglobal.org/joinUse this coupon code: NPD2022 during the checkout process.We'll see you, new member, at the January annual meeting - details coming soon!!
Applications for AFP ICON 2023 in New Orleans, April 16 - 18, are now open!
Sponsored by the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy, the Diverse Communities Scholarship is for fundraisers who identify as a member of one or more marginalized communities. The scholarship covers registration costs plus a $800 travel stipend to attend AFP ICON.
Application Deadline: December 1, 2022
Join us for our November luncheon with Tom Griffith and Christine Woodcock Dettor on Wednesday, November 9th! This luncheon will be held at the Central New York Community Foundation.Participants will learn:
If you have not already had the opportunity to make your gift to the Be the Cause gift yet this year, these next three days present a great chance to do so. During the AFP LEAD Conference, October 20-22, Blackbaud makes a matching contribution of $10 on every gift of $20 or more to Be the Cause.This year, we need another $352 in gifts (the extra $10 counts!) to reach our high goal, which maximizes (35% of total raised) dollars our chapter receives back to help fund local programming and scholarships.To make your gift, visit AFP Be the Cause. Thank you!
Join us on November 17 at the Powelton Club in Newburgh to celebrate the incredible 2022 honorees!
Join AFP Arkansas as Shana W. Graves shares her expertise on everything to do with ethics awareness: A deeper dive into etiquette, practice and implementation of ethical behavior.
The Great Smoky Mountain chapter of AFP is pleased to support our members with scholarship opportunities for either membership or attending the annual international conference (Chamberlain Scholarship).
2022 NPD HonoreesOutstanding Philanthropic FamilyShelley and Jack Harper & Jenni and Dan Hord
Outstanding Philanthropic Foundation Pevehouse Family Foundation
Outstanding Philanthropic BusinessDiamondback Energy
Outstanding Philanthropic OrganizationArts Council of Midland
Outstanding Volunteer FundraiserChristine Foreman
Outstanding Youth in PhilanthropyMidland High School Students in Philanthropy
Outstanding Fundraising ProfessionalAnita Gamertsfelder
The AFP Foundation for Philanthropy is proud to offer the Chamberlain Scholarship Program for AFP ICON. This program is designed to help individuals serving nonprofit organizations develop their knowledge and skills in fundraising.
The Chamberlain Scholarship is awarded to a first time attendee to AFP ICON or a NSFRE International Conference. Also the applicant must be employed as a full-time fundraising professional or spend at least fifty percent of their time fundraising for their employer.
AFP ICON attracts more than 4,000 individuals and features more than 100 educational sessions on every aspect of philanthropy. The 2023 AFP ICON will take place in New Orleans. Applications are now open and can be downloaded here: Chamberlain Scholarship Application
December Virtual Coffee ConnectionThursday, December 15 9-10amRegister here2023 - Save the Dates!January Virtual Coffee ConnectionWednesday, January 18 9-10amRegister hereFundamentals of Fundraising CourseCFRE by Zoom or in-person at and sponsored by Bay Path University Longmeadow, MA condensed to a 2 day courseThurs. March 30-- 9am-5pmFri. March 31-- 9am-5pm Register here