Chapter Announcements


You can access time-sensitive announcements and news from AFP South Sound on this page dating back to the launch of our new website in April 2018. To submit an announcement, email the Chapter Administrator at


  • 2020 Board slate announced

    We are excited to release the 2020 proposed slate of AFP South Sound board members. The slate will be available for a vote by current AFP South Sound members at the 2019 Annual Meeting on Dec. 10, 2019. 
  • Chamberlain Scholarship Applications Due Oct. 1

    Never been to the AFP International Conference (ICON) and want to go next year? Apply by Oct. 1 for the AFPSS Chamberlain Scholarship. The scholarship covers conference registrations fees (~$800 in value from AFP International) and travel expenses (up to $500 provided by AFPSS). Available to current AFP South Sound members only.
  • Summit early bird rate ends Sept. 6

    Get your tickets now to the South Sound Philanthropy Summit. Tickets for this year's Next Gen Philanthropy-themed Summit are going quickly, and the early bird rate ends on Sept. 6.
  • Scholarships available for Summit – due by Sept. 2

    Scholarships to cover the cost of Summit attendance are available for a a select number of applicants. Preference will be given to applicants who are members of AFP South Sound and/or the South Sound Planned Giving Council. Apply by Sept. 2 for consideration.
  • Summit registration now open!

    Registration is open for this year's South Sound Philanthropy Summit. Join us and renowned keynotes and speakers for a day-long examination of Next Generation Philanthropy. Early bird prices end Sept. 6!
  • Volunteer Management opportunity for volunteers

    501 Commons is recruiting volunteers to serve as consultants for the Volunteer Management Consulting Program this summer (July - September). As a volunteer consultant, you can:  • make a difference in how nonprofits recruit, involve and retain volunteers, and  • enhance your consulting skills and knowledge. Total commitment is approximately 25 hours, most work is remote, and you will be partnered with another volunteer consultant. For more details or to sign up, click the link below or contact 501 Commons directly by email at
  • Mentee Application Open!

    Mentee applications are being accepted now through June 20 for the AFP South Sound mentorship program. To learn more, visit the Mentorship Program webpage or apply today using the link below.
  • $50 off new Associate- and Professional-Level Memberships

    Now through the end of June, new Associate- and Professional-Level members can receive $50 off their membership dues for the first year. Just use code "AFP2019" when you sign up, and remember to indicate AFP South Sound as your local chapter.