AFP Western Pennsylvania
AFP WPA is the key resource for fundraising and nonprofit professionals in Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Membership provides access to educational programs, networking opportunities and access to all of the benefits and services of AFP International. We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming program!
Celebrated throughout the world each November, National Philanthropy Day honors those individuals and organizations whose gifts of time, expertise, and resources contribute significantly to the success of the not-for-profit institutions they serve and our community.
Friday, April 29, 2016
Rory Green, Keynote Speaker
Rory has spoken at national and international fundraising conferences, including the IFC in Holland, AFP Toronto Congress and AFP International. In her spare time Rory is the founder and editor of Fundraiser Grrl, the fundraising community’s go-to source for comic relief. Her keynote will be titled “Meaningful Donor Conversations (That Raise More Money)”
Our chapter has recently acquired webinars from AFP International as a FREE benefit for our members! They are as follows:
- Fundraising Basics
- Incorporating Stories into Your Fundraising Program
- Extreme Social Media Makeover: Nonprofit Edition!
- Getting Your Organization On-board with Fundraising Weaving a Philanthropic Culture
- Firing Lousy Board Members
- Development from the Donor's Perspective
- Major Gifts for Small Shops
- 6 Figure Fundraising
- Building Donor Loyalty
You can borrow a webinar for your own education, your team or for fellow colleagues. We would like you to open the viewing to others in your area if possible. If you choose to do so, please let the office know so we can alert our membership. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 412.694.4250 to borrow a webinar.
At the recent International Fundraising Conference in Boston, Lisa Chmiola, CFRE and Josh Hirsch held a session on social media. And people had questions. A LOT of questions. So Lisa and Josh answered them all. Read on for everything you always wanted to know about managing social media, potential hashtags, Facebook, Pinterest and much more.