The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents some 30,000 members in more than 240 chapters throughout the world, working to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education and certification programs. The association fosters development and growth of fundraising professionals and promotes high ethical standards in the fundraising profession.

For more than 35 years, the South Dakota AFP chapter has been the standard-bearer for professionalism in fundraising. Our members have access to a rich network of people with varied experience and perspectives.

With your AFP membership, you’ll not only experience immediate benefits but also acquire skills, knowledge and insights about fundraising that will serve you for the rest of your career.

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2022 Events at a Glance

  • January 12 — Mental Health
  • February 9 — Making the Ask to Funders
  • March 9 — Best Practices in Stewardship
  • April 13 — Board Development Essentials
  • May 11 — A Crash Course in Planned Giving
  • June 8 — Career Advancement and Fundraising Metrics that Matter
  • July 13 — How Has the Pandemic Changed Our View of What Work-Life Balance Should Look Like?
  • September 14 — Advancing Understanding to Further Identify and Mitigate Unconscious Bias
  • September 27 — National Philanthropy Day (in-person), Pierre
  • October 12 — Ethical Ethel Presents Moment of Truth: The Ethics Quiz Show