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The AFP Greater Los Angeles Chapter has regularly scheduled lunch meetings featuring local speakers and topics relevant to our everyday work. The chapter also offers educational and networking opportunities such as the local area Round Tables, Advanced Executive Forums, Young Professional Education Series, & National Philanthropy Day® in conjunction with our Regional Philanthropy Conference. Check out the chapter calendar for a schedule of what's happening and where!


  • Nominate yourself and others for the AFP-GLAC 2020 Board of Directors

    Nominations are now open for the AFP-GLAC Board of Directors, and we hope to hear from you!

    Serving on the board is a special opportunity to work with committed colleagues and to play key roles in advancing our chapter's strategies in the philanthropic landscape of Los Angeles. You are invited to nominate candidates for the board, including yourself! If you know of others who would be an asset to the leadership team, please urge them to apply, or nominate them yourself.

    The Committee on Directorship seeks to balance the skills and experiences of new directors with those of continuing board members. All returning and new board members must fill out the application. Click on the link below to complete the online form. Those new to the board must send in their current CV or resume.
    Deadline - July 26

    GLAC BOD Duties and Responsibilities 2020

    2020 Board of Directors Application

    Please send CV or resume to office@afpglac.org (required of new candidates only) Application deadline: July 26, 2019.

    Thank you,

    Cynthia Nickell, MBA, CFRE

    Immediate Past President

    Chair, Committee on Directorship

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