Fundraising Forum


Join us on Thursday, November 10 for a morning program featuring top Long Island Philanthropists, networking with your fundraising and nonprofit colleagues and learning, presented by AFP Long Island fundraisers to support the nonprofit community.


David Okorn, Executive Director, Long Island Community Foundation

John R. Durso,President Local 338; President Long Island Federation of Labor; Local 338 RWDSU/UFCW  

Terri Alessi-Miceli, President and CEO - HIA-LI

Beth Fetner, Senior Vice President of Development, Sunrise Association

Special Guest Emcee & Moderator

Elisa DiStefano, Senior Lifestyle Host, Newsday TV

Fundraising Forum is our signature educational and networking event for fundraisers, volunteers, board members, executive directors, business leaders and community activists.

We'll take a deep dive into how leading Long Island philanthropy leaders see their role today and in the future for Long Island, from very different perspectives.

Program schedule:
 7:45 AM -   Doors open, registration and networking
 8:30 AM -   Breakfast
 8:45 AM -   Welcome and panel discussion
 10:00 AM -  Awards presentation and networking

Sponsorships now available 

Reach the nonprofit community and fundraisers from a wide variety of organizations. Click here for details.

Registration now open! Click here to register.

Full participation in Fundraising Forum is applicable for1.25  points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.