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AFP Greater Vancouver Chapter

Supporting Greater Vancouver’s Fundraising Professionals

AFP is a global association of 31,000+ professionals working to advance philanthropy by enabling people and organizations to practice effective and ethical fundraising.

AFP’s Greater Vancouver Chapter supports the AFP’s mission and our membership through education, training, mentoring, research, credentialing, and advocacy.

AFP is the world’s leading organization for fundraising professionals – for professional development, networking, education, mentoring, research, credentialing, and advocacy. Each chapter adheres to the values, accountability, and ethics of our global organization.

Vision

AFP will be the recognized leader in the promotion of philanthropy by empowering fundraisers to serve humankind throughout the world.

Discover the Benefits & Rewards of an AFP Greater Vancouver Chapter Membership

In addition to receiving AFP Global resources and opportunities, Greater Vancouver Chapter members enjoy a connection to a local network of hundreds of colleagues, exclusive or discount access to exceptional professional development opportunities, and much more. Join us!

Discounts on Educational Seminars

Mentorship Program

Cutting-Edge Fundraising Webinars

Conference Discounts

CFRE Study Groups

Scholarship Opportunities

Job Alerts

Volunteer Opportunities

Spring 2024 Update to Membership

As we prepare to turn the corner to Spring once again, it’s a great opportunity to share some updates along with some recent accomplishments that are very worthy of celebrating.  Last week, our Chapter was awarded the 2024 Ten Star Gold Designation and the 2024 IDEA Champion Award by AFP Global, the two highest honours a Chapter can earn.

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2024 Ten Star Gold Award

AFP Greater Vancouver is proud to have received the Ten Star Gold Award in 2024. For more information on the Ten Star Gold Award process, please visit afpglobal.org.

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Message from the Board of Directors Supporting IDEA & Greater Toronto Chapter President

AFP Greater Vancouver’s Board of Directors are committed to upholding our core values and commitment to Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access (IDEA). We acknowledge the harm done to former AFP Greater Toronto Chapter board members, Mide Akerewusi, Nneka Allen, and Múthoní Karíukí dating back to 2017 through 2019, and offer our support to Mide as the new Greater Toronto Chapter President.

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“As a pebble thrown into a lake creates ripples, so AFP touches lives and affects philanthropy in countless, unknown ways.”

– William Simms, AFP Co-founder

Upcoming Events

AFP Membership Scholarship - Virtual Open Hall

Wed Jul 17, 2024
05:00 pm – 05:30 pm

Virtual Event? Yes

Do you have questions about the AFP Membership Scholarship program? Need help with your application?

Come attend our virtual hall for an open Q&A session

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Breaking Barriers: DEI in Fundraising and Philanthropy

Mon Jul 29, 2024
11:30 am – 01:00 pm

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$50 Off Membership Dues

Wed Jul 31, 2024
12:00 am – 11:59 pm

Virtual Event? Yes

Celebrating AFP's 64th Anniversary - $50 Off Membership Dues!

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Recent News Posts

AFP National Philanthropy Day Volunteer Opportunities!

June 27, 2024

AFP National Philanthropy Day Volunteer Opportunities!

  AFP National Philanthropy Day Volunteer Opportunities  Name of Organization: Association of Fundraising Professionals Greater Vancouver Name of Event: National Philanthropy Day and Giving Hearts A ...

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Spring 2024 Update to Membership

March 18, 2024

Spring 2024 Update to Membership

Dear AFP Greater Vancouver members, As we prepare to turn the corner to Spring once again, it’s a great opportunity to share some updates along with some recent accomplishments that are very worthy ...

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2024 Ten Star Gold Award

March 12, 2024

2024 Ten Star Gold Award

AFP Greater Vancouver is proud to have received the Ten Star Gold Award in 2024. For more information on the Ten Star Gold Award process, please visit afpglobal.org/tenstar. ...

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Government Relations Advocacy Work Update

February 09, 2024

Government Relations Advocacy Work Update

Dear AFP Greater Vancouver Members, Your Government Relations Committee is pleased to share with you an update about recent advocacy work on behalf of the membership base. In January 2024, the Chair o ...

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Become a CFRE

The Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) designation is a voluntary credential that is recognized worldwide, signifying a confident, ethical fundraising professional. It is how today’s fundraiser shows accountability, service, and commitment to making a difference for good. The CFRE credential is vital to a fundraiser’s professional growth and sets the standard for ethical practice in the sector.

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