We are a local network of fundraising professionals covering all facets of nonprofit development. As one of the leading AFP Chapters, our mission is to empower and uplift our development colleagues and the nonprofit organizations they serve through education and networking. We provide a sense of community and support for our colleagues throughout the greater Los Angeles area through inclusive and diverse programming. 


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  • National Philanthropy Day Nominations Now Open

    Nominations Now Open!

    Nomination Deadline Friday, April 26, 2024

    View Past National Philanthropy Day Honorees

    And Mark Your Calendars for our Combined National Philanthropy Day AND Annual Holiday Event - Thursday, December 5, 2024

    Please review all of the instructions below before completing the nomination form. You MUST identify at least one time you are available for a zoom session with the Awards Committee. During this session you will have two-three (2-3) minutes to pitch your nominee and answer questions from committee members. 
    1. In order to submit a nomination, you must first have authorization from the nominee or institution in order to nominate him/her/them 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 representative from the organization can participate in our in-person event the evening of December 5, 2024 at the Natural History Museum Los Angeles County.
    4. If your nominee is chosen, we expect you to serve as liaison to your nominee and the National Philanthropy Day Awards Committee.
    5. If your nominee is chosen, we ask that you invite guests to participate in the program and assist in securing sponsorships from your organization and your nominee's network.
    6. If your nominee is chosen, you agree to participate in our networking reception and National Philanthropy celebration.
    7. Please follow the word count guidelines in the nomination form.
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