Meeting the Philanthropic Needs of New Jersey

The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), which represents more than 31,000 members in 240 chapters throughout the world, advances philanthropy through advocacy, research, education, and certification programs. AFP fosters the professional development of fundraising professionals and promotes ethical standards in the fundraising profession. For additional information you can visit the AFP website.

The New Jersey Chapter of AFP (AFP NJ), one of the largest chapters, is an individual member association that advances philanthropy through education, training, and advocacy across the state. We base our programs and services on research, experience and the highest code of ethical principles and standards of professional practice. Please contact us for more information.

Please visit AFP for information regarding the association’s Ethical Standards and Practices.

The AFP-NJ Chapter is committed to INCLUSION, DIVERSITY, EQUITY and ACCESS (I.D.E.A.) in all chapter activities.

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  • FFHA invites AFP-NJ members to their Summit

    Focus for Health Foundation, a Warren-based grantmaking organization and AFP-NJ Chapter member, is hosting a Partner Appreciation Summit for their grantees at the Somerset Hills Hotel (200 Liberty Corner, Warren, NJ) on Thursday, September 30th.
    Out of the three day program, FFH is inviting AFP-NJ Chapter members to attend all of Thursday’s events for free, but registration is required.

    Programming includes a breakfast with keynote speaker, “Coach Ken Carter,” a series of Professional Development workshops around development and governance, retreat-like experiences, networking opportunities, one-on-one consultations with experts, and lunch. Registration is required (click here). You can find the agenda here. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to Laura Rawlins at laura@focusforhealth.org. We hope you can attend!

  • Leading Philanthropy 2021 Conference | Aug. 17-19

    This event is being hosted by the AFP NJ Southern Chapter.

    This is a three day event with tracks for fundraising professionals as well as non-profit senior leadership and Board members.

    Information on registration, presenters and topics can e found in the link below.
  • Click to Donate: Digital Strategies to Supercharge Traditional Development - May 25, 2021

    The Long Island Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals presents Click Here to Donate: Digital Strategies to Supercharge Traditional Development.

    Learn from a panel of experts how highly-targeted and relatively inexpensive digital marketing techniques can make your traditional development tools more effective
    by connecting directly with your donors.

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