For more than 60 years, the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) has been the standard-bearer for professionalism in fundraising, empowering individuals and organizations to practice ethical fundraising through professional education, networking, research, and advocacy. AFP advances philanthropy through its 30,000 members in more than 240 chapters around the world.
Locally, the Central New York Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP-CNY) has more than 80 members, representing a variety of nonprofit organizations. AFP-CNY strives to enhance philanthropy and volunteerism through a series of programs designed to benefit all those who lead, serve, and support non-profit institutions. Our Chapter offers networking, education and training, providing resources, and other professional development opportunities for our members. Check out our Chapter's events calendar for a schedule of what's happening and where!
Our Chapter is proud to have earned the 2022 IDEA Champion Designation for outstanding achievements and dedication to increasing inclusion by seeking, embracing and engaging diverse individuals, groups and organizations with a broad representation of experiences, perspectives, thoughts and cultures within the fundraising profession.
Just as you are.
We strive to value each of you just as you are. Our diversity is our strength. No matter your race, religion, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, size, physical or mental abilities, we will work to ensure that you feel included and welcome. Your input is important in helping us reach and understand the diverse communities that we serve.