Benefits for You



  • Join AFPKC and connect with nearly 300 of your development colleagues, creating your own circle of experts, right here in Kansas City, who understand your challenges and share great ideas. Plus, we’re fun at parties!
  • High impact trainings for all levels of experience and skill in a variety of formats, and locations in Kansas City. Each class puts you that much closer to earning your CFRE or keeping it current! And not just for you, you’re sharing new skills back to your team.
  • Monthly AFPKC hosted events, board socials, and annual Funders Roundtable— giving you face time with prominent local and regional funders and insight into their grant making priorities and preferences.
  • Leadership opportunities through AFPKC board and committee service, allow you to get involved and stay connected.
  • Online Job Center, where you can post or search for jobs locally and nationally to recruit top talent, or as a job-seeker, find that next great organization and position to move you ahead in your career path.
  • And a free six-month subscription to The Independent, including our “Philanthropy Matters” feature highlighting 20 AFPKC members a year.
  • Build professional relationships through our collaboration with AFPKC partners from Mid-America Charitable Gift Planners (MACGP), Grant Professionals Association (GPA) Heart of America Chapter, and Association of Prospect Researchers (Apra) Missouri/Kansas Chapter