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Welcome to the AFP Northwest Ohio Chapter!

Our mission is to foster the development and growth of fundraising professionals throughout northwest Ohio and promote high ethical standards in the fundraising profession. We do this by providing outstanding professional development programs, career-growth options, mentoring partnerships, access to resources, and opportunities to network and get involved in our philanthropic community.

Our Values

Vision Statement

Our vision is to be a world-leading AFP chapter of our size by sustaining an inclusive community of fundraising professionals, offering best in class member services and advancing the culture of philanthropy across our service area.

Chapter Diversity Statement

We believe diversity and inclusion in fundraising is achieved by ensuring we intentionally create a respectful and welcoming environment that is open to all and is representative of a broad spectrum of experiences, perspectives, opinions and cultures.

 


Lead Chapter Sponsor

Toledo Community Foundation

Our thanks to The Toledo Community Foundation, whose generosity allows the AFP Northwest Ohio Chapter is able to provide this webinar FREE all interested nonprofit fundraising professionals, board members, and volunteers. Normally, AFP webinars would cost $79 for AFP members and $99 for non-members.

In addition, the Foundation also funds our Membership Scholarship program. We are grateful for their investment in ethical and effective fundraising in our community.

 

 

 

Calendar of Events

Be sure to save the dates for AFPNWO events throughout the year. For more info and to register for upcoming events, click on the more info link for each event below.


April 24 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Perrysburg City Schools Administration Building - 140 E. Indiana Ave. Perrysburgclear
Professional Development Luncheon Meeting
Fundraising Boards: Building Blocks for a Sweet Ask
Registration Deadline: April 19
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May 22 | 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
300 Madison Ave 8th floor, Toledoclear
Collaboration with the Center for Nonprofit Resources
Capital Campaigns: 10 Critical Tools for Success
Registration Deadline: May 21
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May 28 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Finding and Connecting with Transformational Donors
Registration Deadline: May 24
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June 25 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Launching a Gift in Wills Program
Registration Deadline: June 21
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June 26 | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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FREE Nonprofit Mixer
Networking Social with DOVIA, ADA and C4NPR
Registration Deadline: June 21
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July 22 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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21st Century Grant Applications
Registration Deadline: July 19
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August 27 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Market Smarter, Not Harder
Registration Deadline: August 23
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August 28 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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Professional Development Luncheon Meeting
Nonprofit Fundraising
Registration Deadline: August 23
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September 24 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Digital Envy: Showcasing the Best of Digital Fundraising
Registration Deadline: September 20
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September 25 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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Professional Development Luncheon Meeting
Diversity in Fundraising
Registration Deadline: September 20
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October 22 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Giving Shifts: How Networks are Catalyzing Change
Registration Deadline: October 18
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October 23 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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Professional Development Luncheon Meeting
Major Gifts
Registration Deadline: October 18
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November 13 | 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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Celebration of Philanthropy
National Philanthropy Awards Luncheon
Registration Deadline: October 31
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November 19 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Webinar
Future of Philanthropy and why Diversity Matters
Registration Deadline: November 15
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December 10 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Webinar
Simple Secrets to Successful Nonprofit Events
Registration Deadline: December 6
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December 11 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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Professional Development Luncheon Meeting
Ethics in Fundraising/Annual Meeting
Registration Deadline: December 6
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Get Involved - Join a Committee!

Joining a committee is a great way to maximize the benefits of your AFP membership, as well as a great way to network and get to know your fellow fundraisers. The following committees are in need of volunteers (click here for a description of the purpose of each committee). If you are interested, contact Jacquie, our chapter administrator (info@afpnwo.org or 330-329-2472).

  • Diversity
  • Membership
  • Programming
  • National Philanthropy Day
  • Scholarships
  • Youth in Philanthropy

 


Apply for a Membership Scholarship

applyThe AFP Northwest Ohio Chapter (AFPNWO) is committed to advancing the careers of fundraisers in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan. To that end, it has partnered with the Toledo Community Foundation to fund the cost of membership dues to AFP International (AFPI) of eligible fundraisers for one year. A second half-year scholarship is available to members who demonstrate strong financial need after their first scholarship.

The scholarship award covers the membership dues for one year to the Association of Fundraising Professionals.

Click here for eligibility criteria and additional information, including the application.

 

 

 

 

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AFP Ten Star ChapterFriends of DiversityAssociation of Fundraising Professionals Northwest Ohio Chapter

Erin McPartland, Chapter President

info@afpnwo.org | PO Box 2507, Toledo  OH  43606
330-329-2472 | 330-315-0399 Fax

 

© 2013 - 2019 AFPNWO, Toledo OH 43606 | All rights reserved.

 

 

 

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Ten Star Gold Chapter

 

Friends of Diversity Award

Association of Fundraising Professionals Northwest Ohio Chapter | John Lechman, President

info@afpnwo.org | PO Box 2507, Toledo  OH  43606
330-329-2472 | 330-315-0399 Fax

© 2013-2018 AFPNWO, Toledo OH 43606 | All rights reserved.

 

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Jacq Connect