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AFP PM – Philanthropy Matters!

AFP, Alaska Chapter hosts quarterly in-depth quarterly conversations designed for development professionals with the CFRE credential or 3+ years of experience.

AFP PM—Philanthropy Matters conversations explore the latest research, trends, and ideas in philanthropy and development. These discussions are facilitated and you earn one CFRE Certification credit each time you participate.

 Join us!: Tuesday, August 15, 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 pm

to discuss the study, Fundraising Bright Spots.

WHERE: Community Room at Hearth Artisan Pizza

1200 W. Northern Lights Blvd. in Anchorage (next to Middle Way Café)

Register here!!!

In a 2013 study, Underdeveloped (, the Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund and CompassPoint captured a distressing picture of the chronic fundraising challenges facing today’s nonprofits.

A more-recent study, Fundraising Bright Spots ( examines how a select group of social change organizations is achieving breakthrough results in individual giving. The study documents the deeper organizational attributes that enable these organizations to excel, and explores common themes in the mindset behind these organizations’ fundraising, day-to-day practices and habits of their people, organizational cultures and systems.

Register by 7/11 - Your $10 registration fee will help the Chapter purchase appetizers and non-alcoholic beverages. (You’ll be able to purchase additional food and adult beverages if you prefer.)

Get it on the calendar! NOVEMBER 2017 GATHERING – Scheduled for Tuesday, November 14

We hope to see you at an AFP PM—Philanthropy Matters gathering soon!

Dr. Sandra Ehrlich, CFRE                     Julie Varee, CFRE                                                        

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