AFP Canada Central Ontario Chapter

Welcome

AFP - Advancing Effective and Ethical Fundraising Worldwide.

From the AFP website:  About AFP Canada

The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) is the largest international association of fundraising professionals in the world.  AFP has almost 30,000 members world-wide, with 3,500 of them here in Canada.  AFP promotes the importance and value of philanthropy, and enables people and organizations to practice ethical and effective fundraising by: 


  • supporting the growth and development of networks of fundraisers in Canada and around the world,
  • providing information and resources to enable fundraisers to develop in their profession,
  • establishing the ethical framework that allows fundraisers to make an impact in Canadian society,
  • promoting philanthropy and fundraising the public arena.


AFP is very active in Canada.  Through research, education and certification using leading-edge technologies, AFP supports Canadian members in 16 Chapters, and provides essential leadership to Canada’s robust charitable sector.  Co-ordinated through the Canada Council, AFP in Canada works to:


  • develop superlative fundraising practitioners
  • educate the public about philanthropy and fundraising
  • inform and shape public policy
  • establish a diverse fundraising profession
  • prepare young professionals for their careers in fundraising
  • support the international fundraising community
  • enhance the Member experience.

If you are serious about being the best fundraiser you can be, improving your skills, advancing your career and making a difference for the mission of your organization, then you belong in AFP.


For a complete picture of the benefits of AFP membership, please click here.


To join AFP Canada Central Ontario Chapter, please click here.


Are you a member of another AFP chapter? You can switch your membership when you renew, simply select AFP Central Ontario as your chapter when you renew online, or add a note if you are renewing via snail mail.