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  • Posted in: Open Forum

    Welcome to AFP Connect ! We are excited to introduce these online community forums and provide a place for our members to share information and insights, learn more from colleagues on particular topics, and connect with fellow AFP members! Our intended ...

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    Bienvenidos a este Foro que pretende ser un espacio abierto para intercambiar ideas, sugerencias, información sobre eventos en todos los Capítulos de AFP y en general en todo el sector filantrópico. No siempre tenemos acceso en tiempo real a la información ...

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    We are in our annual fund campaign and have monthly donors with recurring gifts over a period of months.  We send a thank you at the outset for their gift and commitment.  We are working on a procedure for sending a tax receipt for the gift.  At the end, ...

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    I am wondering if anyone can suggest any nuanced resources surrounding GST and when it applies to sponsorships, trades, contra, and donations with reciprocal value. I've been through the CRA's GST/HST Information for Nonprofit Organizations as well as ...

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    Hi Nicole This is my first Giving Tuesday as well, and have decided to target a demographic we have not historically received donations from. Our city is home to two of Ontario's top 25 universities. We are working with university staff to hold a ...

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    Hi Mary, Thank you :). I really appreciate your advice! Have you noticed that your year-end donors give less during your year-end campaign after implementing Giving Tuesday? ------------------------------ Nicole Braxton Dev Mgr (313)557-8792 ------ ...

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AFP Connect! We are excited to introduce new Topic-Specific Interest Communities as well as Affinity Group Communities you can now join! Below are the new communities - to join, simply click on a community link below, or go to the "Communities" tab, select "All Communities" and then search or filter for "Special Interest Communities" or (for the Affinity Groups) "AFP Task Force & Working Groups" to find and join them!

If your question doesn't fall into one of these new communities, then be sure to post it in the Open Forum!

New Special Interest Communities:

Boards & Volunteers
Direct Response/Marketing
Donor Relations/Stewardship
Fundraising Policies
Online Fundraising
Planned Giving
Software/Technology Recommendations
Special Events

New Affinity Group Communities:

African American
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Food Banks
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ)
International Fundraising
Public Radio/TV
South Asian
Special Events
Young Professionals
Small Nonprofit
Youth in Philanthropy
Zoos & Aquariums

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