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 500 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® in conjunction with our Regional Philanthropy Conference. Check out the chapter calendar for a schedule of what's happening and where!


  • National Philanthropy Day Award Nominations Now Open!

    It's that time to send in your nominations for this year's National Philanthropy Day Awards!

    Nominator Instructions - Ground Rules
    1. In order to nominate someone, you must have permission from the individual in order to nominate him or her for an award.

    2. You may encourage others to nominate the same person or organization.
    3. If your nominee is chosen, you must confirm that the person or representatives from the organization can attend the event on November 7, 2019.

    4. If your nominee is chosen, you will serve as liaison to the nominee by assisting the National Philanthropy Day Conference & Awards Luncheon (NPDCAL) Committee with inviting guests and sponsors.

    5. If your nominee is chosen, you agree to attend the VIP reception during National Philanthropy Day Conference & Awards Luncheon (NPDCAL).

    6. Please follow the word count guidelines in the nomination form.

    Nomination Categories
    Outstanding Young Philanthropist
    Outstanding Public or Private Foundation or Corporation
    Lifetime Achievement
    Outstanding Nonprofit Organization
    Outstanding Professional Fundraiser

    Nominations are due July 1, 2019.

    Click on the link below to submit your nominations.
  • Submit Your Ideas for our Conference!

    The planning committee is hard at work for this year's conference.  Share your ideas on what you would like to see!  Click on the link below to take the survey.

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