Community Announcements


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Tuesday, November 27, 5:00-7:30 PM

AFP-CNY announces the following Board of Directors for 2019: 
  • Lindsay Boland, St. Joseph's Health Foundation
  • Karen Ferguson, CFRE, Oswego County Opportunities
  • Ashley Forshee, Helio Health
  • John Gleason, CFRE, CAP, EDA/Gleason Fundraising Consulting
  • Nick Grimmer, The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties
  • Sue Litera, Bill's Brigade 
  • Danielle Mensing, Alzheimer's Association, CNY 
  • Michael Nortman, Meals on Wheels of Syracuse 
  • Matt Seubert, AccessCNY
  • Erin Zacholl, Helping Hounds Dog Rescue
Please Click here to vote on the following items: 

  1. Updated chapter bylaws (click to review)
  2. Slate of Officers for 2019 Board of Directors
  • Karen M. Ferguson, CFRE – President
  • Ashley Forshee  - President-elect
  • Matt Seubert – Treasurer
  • 2018 National Philanthropy Day Honorees Announced

    Outstanding Leadership in Philanthropy
    Melissa & David Spicer 

    Outstanding Philanthropist
    Anita Vitullo 

    Outstanding Corporation
    Pathfinder Bank

    Outstanding Volunteer Fundraisers
    Laura Serway & Cindy Seymour

    Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy
    Baker High School National Honor Society
  • Central New York Achieves the 10 Star Award

    We are excited to announce that AFP-CNY has achieved 10 Star status for the 3rd year in a row.  The AFP-CNY Board strives to bring our members quality educational and networking opportunities.
  • has a New Look

    AFP Central New York Chapter is thrilled to present our new website layout. Please take the time to explore around and see what new features are now available to you. 

    Interact with us on the live discussions or reach out to your peers using the directory tab. There are many value adds for each and every member in this new site design and we look forward to hearing your feedback!