LA_palm.bmpWelcome to the AFP Greater Los Angeles Chapter website. We are committed to supporting development professionals throughout the greater Los Angeles area of California. We have over 300 active AFP members, who serve as development directors, fundraising consultants, grant writers, volunteer fundraisers, foundation executives, and other individuals dedicated to fundraising and philanthropy.

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® Conference and Awards Luncheon. Check out the chapter calendar for a schedule of what's happening and where!

  • Annual Holiday & Inspirational Luncheon

    About our Speaker
    Lisa Zola Greer is a fundraising coach, nonprofit changemaker, major donor, and author of the bestselling book "Philanthropy Revolution''. Lisa is on a mission to “Save Giving” by providing a clear path to success, supported by data, statistics, and interviews. With her help and direction, the nonprofit world will see its donors engaged and energized, their organizations sustainable and with increased impact, and a more honest philanthropic culture that will create a larger and more loyal donor pool.
  • National Philanthropy Day - Event Day Logistics


    Please use the address for the Expo Campus as there are multiple Wellnest locations. The address for the event is 3787 Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90027. It is across from Exposition Park.


    There will be complimentary valet parking on-site (tips at your discretion).



    Registration opens at 5:00 p.m. Mix and mingle during our wine and cheese reception from 5:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. Our program will begin at 6:00 p.m.

    Dress Code

    The evening’s attire will be business/cocktail. The majority of the event will be outdoors. Weather for that evening will be in the high 60s dropping down to the low 60s towards the end of the evening.

    Award Soiree

    Roaming dinner, cocktails, music and fun!

    Timeline of Events

    5:00 p.m. – Arrival of Guests + Wine & Cheese Reception Begins

    5:45 p.m. – Theater opens (open seating)

    6:00 p.m. – Program Begins

    7:30 p.m. – Dinner Reception & Award Soiree

    9:00 p.m. – Event Concludes

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Thank you to our 2023 Chapter Sponsors!

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Thank you to our 2023 National Philanthropy Day Sponsors

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