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!


  • NPD Nominations Extended!

    Dear AFP-GLAC Community,

    You asked and we listened! The National Philanthropy Day Awards nominations deadline has been extended one week to Thursday, May 18th.

    Thank you to those who have already submitted your nominations!

    We are moving forward as scheduled with zoom sessions planned for May 15th, 18th and 19th at noon. If you have submitted a nomination but not received a calendar invite for your selected time, please email Hannah Berger at hannah@thephilanthropycoach.com.

    A fourth, and final, zoom session is being added for May 24th.

    Your AFP Greater Los Angeles Area Chapter is excited to identify our 2023 honorees for the following awards:

    Outstanding Individual Philanthropist
    Outstanding Nonprofit Organization
    Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation
    Outstanding Fundraising Professional

    In an effort to make this nomination process as inclusive and accessible as possible, we are asking nominators to submit their nomination via this short form, and then attend a zoom session where you will share about your nominee in real time with the selection committee. Please note: you may nominate the organization you work for or volunteer with, but individuals may not self-nominate for individual awards.

    Submit your nominations and save the date to celebrate! The National Philanthropy Day celebration will be an evening cocktail and networking reception held on November 9th at Wellnest near Exposition Park.

    Nominations close on Thursday, May 18th - no exceptions! Don't delay, submit today!

    Click the link to submit/click here to submit: https://lnkd.in/d-Xv6hmy

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