Chair: Susan Schweitzer
Not a Member? Join Today!If you're not already a member of AFP, we invite you to join! With your membership, you will enjoy a wealth of career-building programs, educational resources, networking opportunities, and exclusive member discounts.
Why should I join AFP?
Here's why being a member of AFP and your local chapter is the best thing you can do for and the fundraising profession.
- High-quality, local professional development sessions with fundraising professionals from our area.
- Networking events with other AFPNEO members.
- Mentoring opportunities with a fundraising professional from a local nonprofit.
- Access to resources and tools created by and compiled from top fundraisers from around the world.
- Reach out directly to fellow fundraisers for advice, tips, and reassurance. AFPNEO’s professional development workshops, mentoring program, and the AFP online forum provide easy ways to network with your colleagues.
- AFP’s Code of Ethics is the only enforceable code in the sector. Your organization’s financial supporters are assured that ethics remain at the forefront of fundraising.
- Free access to AFP Connect, the online forum where thousands of fundraisers interact, ask questions, and provide answers.
- Free fundraising courses through Blackbaud University, covering the basics of fundraising, marketing and more.
- Free micro-learning videos and member-exclusive webinars to keep you up to date on industry trends. More than 100 to choose from for fundraisers of all skill levels.
- Free career advancement tools like negotiation workshops through the AAUW Work Smart program and access to the AFP Career Center.
- Free profile in AFP360° the online career development platform which offers interview tips, resume review, and more.
- Free access to the AFP Compensation and Benefits Report to discover benchmarking on fundraisers’ salaries, benefits, and other compensation.
- Discounts on premium webinars featuring the best fundraising experts in the nonprofit sector.
- Discounted rates for the AFP ICON conference held each spring.
- And, much more!