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Welcome To THE NORTHWEST OHIO CHAPTER!

AFP_TenStar_GoldAward_2020.jpgMission Statement
Our mission is to foster the development and growth of fundraising professionals throughout northwest Ohio and promote high ethical standards in the fundraising profession. We do this by providing outstanding professional development programs, career-growth options, mentoring partnerships, access to resources, and opportunities to network and get involved in our philanthropic community.

National Philanthropy Day 2022!
The Association of Fundraising Professionals Northwest Ohio Chapter has announced their 35th Annual National Philanthropy Day® Awards Luncheon will take place on Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at The Premier Banquet Hall in Toledo, OH.

National Philanthropy Day® acknowledges the entire spectrum of services provided by the nonprofit community and recognizes the profound impact philanthropy has on the fabric of society. Each year, AFP honors those who, through their hard work and dedication, have advanced philanthropy, enhanced their communities, and changed the world.

The nomination period for this year is now CLOSED, however you may still submit a Volunteer Recognition Award by clicking 
HERE! Deadline for submissions is October 21, 2022

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Regional Events


Please check back here for upcoming regional events!

Partnership with C4NPR


AFPNWO and The Center for Nonprofit Resources have enjoyed a strong partnership for a number of years. 
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If you are looking for capacity building for your organization or professional development for yourself, check out Th
Center for workshops, certificates and on-demand resources.   If you are looking to earn CFRE credits, The Center offers many low-cost, no-travel options that are CFRE eligible.

Idea Statement


Northwest Ohio AFP Chapter’s Statement on Diversity and Inclusion (IDEA): 
We believe diversity and inclusion in fundraising is achieved by ensuring we intentionally create a respectful and welcoming environment that is open to all; and, is representative of a broad spectrum of experiences, perspectives, opinions and cultures. AFP NWO has been awarded with the 2022 IDEA Champion Designation for our commitment to increasing inclusion, diversity, equity, and access in the fundraising profession. AFPIDEAChampion2022v1Final.png

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