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A Letter from Your BE the CAUSE Representative

By Michael Padden-Rubin

Good news! I am pleased to tell you that our Chapter met its BE the CAUSE goals in 2019 by attaining 100% Board Participation by meeting our HIGH Goal of $5,828.

Thanks to you, our members41 donors in all – we exceeded our HIGH Goal and raised a grand total of $5,915.

As a result of our successful 2019 Campaign, our Chapter has been awarded a grant of $2,070.25.

This funding will be used to increase:

  • chapter membership
  • attendance at professional trainings
  • membership diversity

Our sincere gratitude to the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy for their impact in Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties. Our 2019 accomplishment says a lot about our Chapter and our ability to work together. As the AFP-SBV BE the CAUSE representative, I want to build on last year’s success.

To achieve our 2020 goals, I invite YOU to make a gift today. Any amount will help.

Let’s all do our part to EMPOWER * STRENGTHEN * TRANSFORM the fundraising profession in our communities especially during this pandemic.

Thank you very much for your support of AFP-SBV. Wishing you and yours good health, peace and safety during this time.