President's Message

Welcome to AFP Newfoundland and Labrador!

When you join the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), you are welcomed into an international group of the most experienced fundraisers. We share our collective knowledge, mentor each-other and provide a supportive network that helps to guide our careers and personal development. We welcome professionals at all career levels from organizations of all sizes.

As President of the AFP Newfoundland and Labrador Chapter, I would like to thank all our members for joining. Our chapter is 50+ members strong. If you are considering joining us, I encourage you to become part of this amazing organization. Our chapter offers great networking opportunities, mentoring program, volunteer leadership opportunities, relevant job openings, awards, National Philanthropy Day celebration and complementary attendance at local educational programs.  We offer annual scholarship opportunities to assist a member to attend the AFP International Conference of Fundraising and are commitment to the highest ethical standards.  

As our industry continues to evolve, so does our Chapter and national organization. I highly encourage you to become involved and share with us how we can continue to improve our services to assist you.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to me at  We hope to see you at an AFP event soon. 

“Fundraising is the gentle art of teaching the joy of giving.”   - Henry Rosso


Kelly Reid
President, AFP Newfoundland and Labrador