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The Central Iowa Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals serves over 100 fundraising professionals who work for a wide variety of charitable organizations in Central Iowa, including Des Moines, Ames, and surrounding areas. Our local chapter works to advance philanthropy through advocacy, education, and certification programs, fostering the growth and development of fundraising professionals and promoting the highest ethical fundraising practices.

The group meets monthly September through June on the second Monday of the month. The group currently meets for lunch at Plymouth Congregational Church in Des Moines. Each monthly meeting features a different educational topic and speaker.

Contact us at afpcentraliowa@gmail.com or use the form below to learn more and get involved!

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  • Join us for Philanthropy Day 2018!

    The Central Iowa Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals is excited to celebrate the 33rd Annual Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon. We will be recognizing leaders, organizations and youth promoting philanthropy at this year’s event, held Friday, November 16, 2018.
    Please join us in celebrating and honoring those that make such a difference in Central Iowa through their commitment to philanthropy. Registration information will be released in the fall of 2018.

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