Partners in Philanthropy


Elevating Our Generous Community

Who we are?

For 60 years, the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) has been the standard-bearer for professionalism in the field of fundraising. Serving one of the most diverse communities in the nation, the AFP-Greater Los Angeles Chapter (AFP-GLAC) is the leading community of fundraisers supporting the sustainability of all types of nonprofit organizations throughout Los Angeles – from social services to arts, higher education to health care, animal welfare to environmentalism. We are committed to providing quality professional development and education, positive member experiences, enhanced networking opportunities. We value and foster belonging, and represent the fundraising profession and nonprofit sector throughout the region. In 2023, AFP-GLAC is celebrating 55 years as a chapter.

AFP-GLAC has over 300+ active members who serve as development and foundation executives, fundraising consultants, grant writers, volunteer fundraisers, prospect researchers, and other individuals dedicated to fundraising and philanthropy. Our website averages 425 hits a day and our eNewsletter circulates to 1500+ people monthly. We are also connected to the largest network of fundraising professionals globally, with 30,000 members throughout 240 chapters.

AFP Vision: To stimulate a world of generosity and positive social good through fundraising best practice.

AFP Mission: The Association of Fundraising Professionals empowers individuals and organizations to practice ethical fundraising through professional education, networking, research and advocacy.

2023 AFP-GLAC Theme: Aligning People, Purpose and Community

Partners in Philanthropy (PIP)

Join us by becoming one of AFP-GLAC’s Partners in Philanthropy (PIP). Enjoy high visibility all year long among nonprofit leaders and fundraising professionals throughout Greater Los Angeles. This includes a valuable presence at the 2023 National Philanthropy Day (NPD) Awards Celebration in the Fall, 2023 Annual Holiday Mixer & Inspirational Luncheon in the Winter, and monthly educational and networking events throughout the year.

 

AFP-GLAC’s PIP program provides companies, foundations, and individuals the opportunity to invest in a year-round sponsorship and marketing strategy with our chapter, while empowering and educating fundraising professionals within the Greater Los Angeles area. Becoming one of our PIP means you are supporting best-in-class educational opportunities, promoting access, inclusivity and workforce development through a variety of offerings. AFP-GLAC PIP also helps underwrite scholarship opportunities for fundraising professionals in need of financial assistance to attend training, seminars, and conferences.

Please see our PIP sponsorship categories and associated benefits below.  At your request, we are also happy to explore a customized sponsorship experience that works best for you.

Federal Tax ID# 95-4275457

Current & Past Partnerships

SPONSORSHIP LEVELS AND BENEFITS

 

Humanitarian Sponsor

$10,000

Social Good Sponsor

$5,000

Altruistic Sponsor

$3,500

Champion Sponsor

$2,500

Inspiration

Sponsor

$1,500

Ambassador

Sponsor $1,000

Length of Sponsorship

All 2024 events, incl. NPD & Holiday Event

All 2024 events, incl. NPD & Holiday Event

All 2024 events, incl. NPD & Holiday Event

Monthly events only, non-NPD/ Holiday Event

NPD & Holiday Event ONLY

Single event only, non-NPD & Holiday Event

Option to present one of seven NPD Awards

X

 

 

 

 

 

Option of 1-minute spotlight video at NPD & Holiday Mixer

X

 

 

 

 

 

Option to briefly address attendees and introduce a speaker

X

X

 X

X

 

 

Verbal recognition as $5k+ sponsor at all events

X

X

 

 

 

 

Ad in NPD digital program book

Platinum

Full page

Gold

Full page

Half page

N/A 

Half page

N/A 

Event Registrations – NPD & Holiday Mixer

12

10

5

N/A 

2

 N/A

Event Registrations – all others

10

5

5

2

 N/A

2

Standalone Email Communication to GLAC listserv 

X

X

X

X

Only NPD & Holiday Event Promo

X

Inclusion in Sponsor Digital Banner at all events

X

X

X

X

Only NPD & Holiday Event Promo

X

Name/Logo recognition on all event-related communications and AFP-GLAC website 

X

X

X

X

Only NPD & Holiday Event Promo

X

Social Media tags on event promo posts

X

X

X

X

Only NPD & Holiday Event Promo

X

Special Social Media Post

X

X

X

X

Only NPD & Holiday Event Promo

X

 

 

ADDITIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

Event Exhibitor Sponsor ($750)

Sponsor hosts exhibitor table at all in-person events. Sponsor provides promotional materials to be distributed to all guests at every event. Name/logo as “Exhibitor Sponsor” on all event promotional materials and AFP-GLAC website. No event tickets/registrations.

 

Friend Sponsor ($500)

Promote your brand year-round to 1500+ nonprofit professionals. Your name/logo will be linked to AFP-GLAC website and included in event promotions as “Friend Sponsor” for a year.

No event tickets/registrations. No social media mentions.

Advertising With AFP-GLAC

Reach our AFP-GLAC fundraising community by advertising with a hyperlinked banner on AFP-GLAC’s website and monthly eNewsletter. **All files need to be press ready jpgs or PDFs.

Website Banner - $1,000 for 2 months

Feature on AFP-GLAC website main page (1200x250 pixels).The AFP-GLAC website averages 4,500 views per month with over 1,500 unique visits. On average, the most views of our website is the day the monthly eNewsletter is launched.

E-newsletter Banner - $600 per month

Feature at the top of e-newsletter email and on the newsletter section on website page (590x150 pixels). The monthly eNewsletter is sent to 1500+ nonprofit professionals, with our open rate of 48% (industry standard is 37%).

Standalone email advertisement - $500

Standalone advertisement email sent to 1500+ email list serve includes fundraising professionals, nonprofit executives, and board members.

Event Descriptions

National Philanthropy Day® (NPD) is celebrated nationwide each fall. Join us for a our annual awards celebrating Philanthropy in Los Angeles. This in-person event attracts executive directors, development officers, board members and fundraising professionals from nonprofits throughout the Greater Los Angeles area. 

Annual Holiday Mixer & Inspirational Luncheon is our in-person winter gathering to thank the previous year’s Board of Directors and introduce the new Board for the following year. 

Monthly educational and networking events are either in-person or virtual gatherings for professional fundraisers across the region to learn, grow and build community amongst one another. Includes education sessions, round tables, advanced forums, and membership mixers. Besides NPD & the Holiday Mixer, up to 12 events are planned for 2024.

 

Interested parties please complete the following online form.

Questions? Contact Jewel Christopher & Cassie Carter