The Association of Fundraising Professionals Greater Arizona Chapter is the premiere organization for fundraisers and nonprofit professionals in the Phoenix-Metro region. We currently represent over 300 members from the leading nonprofit charities, foundations, and consultants across the Valley. Whether you’re already a member, looking to join, or just learning more about us, we’re glad you’re here! Please take a look at our many offerings.

Our Mission
The Greater Arizona Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals advances philanthropy by fostering the development and growth of fundraising professionals and promoting ethical and effective fundraising standards.

Our Vision
The vision of the Greater Arizona Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals is to be the leader and resource in strengthening the fundraising profession and the philanthropic community.

On March 7, 2023, AFP Global launched a new membership database.  AFP Global continues to work on the reporting.  If you have not looked at your account in recent months, we ask that you please review your account for accuracy.

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This year, AFP - Greater Arizona Chapter aims to raise $1,000! Donate today and help support local, national, and international programs like:

• Mentoring Program – This provides opportunities for mentorship for young professionals.

• Diversity & Inclusion – This is a pillar of the AFP Strategic Plan; scholarships for people from diverse communities are a priority for the Foundation.

• Leadership Development - Professional development scholarships provide fundraisers and nonprofit leaders with opportunities for education, training, and leadership development.

• Research – provides an increased knowledge of fundraising, philanthropy, and social innovation and includes the Growth in Giving Initiative.

Donate today and invest in the future of our profession and advancing philanthropy for the greater good.


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Become a Certified Fundraising Executive.

Learn more about becoming a CFRE:   Member News - AFPAZGreaterArizonaChapter (afpglobal.org)

Application deadlines: January 15, April 15, July 15, October 1.

The next Certified Fund-Raising Executive (CFRE) application deadline will be here before you know it! Start your application at no cost on the CFRE website. You only pay when you are ready to submit it. View the application requirements.

Don’t forget our members always enjoy a special 20% discount off CFRE initial certification and recertification. Have questions or need help getting started? Contact CFRE International at succeed@cfre.org.

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