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Two-Day CFRE Review Course

January 26 - 27, 2017

 AFP South Sound is proud to announce that we are hosting

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Aug 26 - September and October Partner Events
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Aug 3 - Donor Advisor (2 positions)
Pacific Lutheran University (PLU) seeks a dynamic, enthusiastic, and results oriented gift officer to complete the Annual Giving team. As the Donor Advisor, you'll engage with PLU constituents through face-to- face, phone, and digital platforms for the purpose of discovering, cultivating, and soliciting individual prospects to increase participation and dollars raised for PLU Fund and other designations. You'll have the opportunity to identify, solicit and qualify alumni, friends, and parents of PLU for annual gift commitments in the $1,000 to $25,000 range. You'll be joining us at an exciting time as we strategically set the tone for a comprehensive fundraising campaign. Together, we aim to achieve overall sustained growth, programmatic improvement, and educational innovation at PLU. Reports to the Director of Annual Giving. ... more >
Jul 25 - August and September Partner Events
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Jul 25 - Institutional Support Coordinator
General Description: Pacific Lutheran University (PLU) seeks a detail-oriented and organized fundraising professional to join the Advancement team. This position provides full-time administrative support to the Institutional Support and Gift Planning units, including the Executive Director of Institutional Support the Executive Director of Gift Planning. The Institutional Support Coordinator will partner with Advancement colleagues in support of cross-division projects and events, as well as partners from around the campus when required. Reports to the Executive Director for Institutional Support. ... more >
Aug 23 - AFP Top Ten (Week of August 22, 2016): From Passion to Professionalism, Cardinal Rules and Deadly Sins, More!
(Aug. 22, 2016) Our weekly round-up of the top blog posts, articles, videos and other resources to help you keep on top of latest trends and reach your goal. ... more >
Aug 23 - Corporations and What They Want in Today’s World of Employee Engagement
(August 23, 2916) Corporations, like individual donors, require cultivation and stewardship in order to have the most rewarding relationship. AFP had a chance recently to chat with Rachel Hutchisson, vice president of corporate citizenship and philanthropy at Blackbaud, about what corporations are looking for in offering nonprofits support, the subject of her upcoming webinar, Corporations and What They Want in Today’s World of Employee Engagement, on August 31. ... more >
Aug 22 - Avoid These Major Missteps When Asking for Major Gifts (Part I)
(August 22, 2016) One of the biggest mistakes development directors make when trying to raise major gifts is not asking. Amy Eisenstein, ACFRE, discusses this and other shortcomings that fundraisers commonly make in this article. If you want to do more than avoid mistakes and become a major gifts master, check out her new online course. ... more >
Aug 18 - Philanthropy in Action!
Have a photo of philanthropy in action you want to share? Email paffairs@afpnet.org with your pic, a caption, and a short description of your organization. ... more >
Aug 16 - AFP Top Ten (Week of August 17, 2016): How Is Nonprofit Overhead Still a Thing, How Does It Feel NOT To Give, More!
(Aug. 17, 2016) Our weekly round-up of the top blog posts, articles, videos and other resources to help you keep on top of latest trends and reach your goal. ... more >