Monthly Chapter Luncheon

Earn CEU's toward your CFRE!

AFP Silicon Valley Chapter conducts a monthly program for members and guests. Generally held during a luncheon on the third Tuesday of the month, the monthly gatherings offer networking opportunities and programs of interest to non-profit groups and fundraising professionals. For AFP Silicon Valley Chapter luncheons and other events, we offer online registration. Online registration goes live approximately three weeks prior to the event.

Luncheons are held live online until further notice or otherwise specified.

$15 Member
$30 Non-Member 

Monthly Program Schedule - Silicon Valley Chapter

Future program titles and speakers will be posted as soon as they are available. Details subject to change without notice. Check back often.





January 19

Lessons Learned about the Annual Fund During a Worldwide Crisis Anthony Alonso, President
Catapult Fundraising, Inc.
February 16 From Boring to Brilliant: Learn to Master the Virtual Fundraiser Nivisha Mehta, RAFT
Vinney Arora, The Arora Project
Kathy Merkle-Raymond, Kara
March 16

Self Care: Taking Care of Yourself During the COVID-19 Pandemic Janice Gow Pettey,
J.G. Pettey & Associates

April 20

The House of Philanthropy: Creating a Framework for Cross-Cultural Giving Alice L. Ferris, CFRE, ACFRE
James S. Anderson, CFRE
Principal Auctioneer

May 18

Weaving The Future From The Threads of The Past Kay Sprinkel Grace Jump Cutters

June 15

The Long and Short of it: Building Resilience to Ride out the Pandemic Christine Jeffers, CFRE
Karen Kienzle
Sheldon Williams

August 17

The Leaky Bucket: What's Wrong with Your Fundraising and How You Can Fix It! Ellen Bristol, Bristol Strategy Group

September 21

Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Access: Fireside Chat

Michele Lew
Aubrey Merriman

October 19

Ethical Storytelling

Annel Aguayo
Genelle Aldred
Alex Field
Joan Harrington
Natalie Walker

Essex & Drake Fundraising Counsel

Heritage Bank of Commerce

Markkula Center for Applied Ethics, SCU

December 14

Clinical Supervisors Now
Heritage Bank of Commerce