About AFP Eastern Iowa

Mission Statement

AFP Eastern Iowa, a chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), is an association of fundraising professionals committed to advancing philanthropy by encouraging people and organizations to practice effective and ethical fundraising. The Eastern Iowa Chapter represents members throughout Eastern Iowa. The core activities of the Chapter include education, networking, training, advocacy and encouraging the pursuit of professional growth and development.

Vision Statement

AFP Eastern Iowa Chapter will be the recognized leader in the promotion of philanthropy by empowering fundraisers to serve their communities. Leadership is defined by a commitment to excellence in providing the highest quality services and benefits for our members and other constituents.

AFP Eastern Iowa Chapter Policies and Strategic Plan

The AFP Eastern Iowa Chapter Policies document has been approved by the board. You may view the document here. The policies document is based on approximately one year of significant volunteer efforts to follow the AFP International model policies and provide a baseline for future operations.

The Chapter is currently working with a two-year strategic plan that will be complete in December 2020.