Professional Development and Education

If you have an idea for an event or would like to offer your venue, reach out to Program Chair, Pam Spencer, at

Interested in promoting your organization's event? AFP Big Bend will share your event on our social media and website*. Reach out to Brian Marquez, at for more information.

Future events:

Stay tuned for future events!

Past Events:

May 19, 2022:
Networking Social & Happy Hour

April 20, 2022:
Diversifying Appeals: Managing Gift Requests Beyond the Personal Check

February 23, 2022:
Meet the Board Fundraiser: Social & Happy Hour

June 16, 2021:
 Storytelling for Fundraising Success

March 24, 2021:
Maximizing Support Across Spectrums

November 19, 2020:
National Philanthropy Day

August 26, 2020: Ian Adair: Mental Health & Mobile Strategies for Nonprofits 

February 26, 2020:
AFP Big Bend Social

January 22, 2020:
GoalBusters' 6 To-Do's for Fundraisers in January

December 3, 2019: Celebrate Giving Tuesday and Meet the AFP Big Bend Board

*Promotion is free for members in good standing with AFP Big Bend. Non-member will be charged a one-time $100 fee.