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Giving USA 2018: What does it mean for you and your organization?
June 21, 8:00 - 9:45 AM

Every June, Giving USA releases its annual report on philanthropy Cedric Richner photodetailing giving results and trends in the United States for the previous year. This workshop will share relevant data and provide examples of how to use that data to inform, change, and/or improve annual and campaign planning, and the work of fund development staff and volunteers.

Cedric Richner, CFRE (speaker bio)
Richner + Richner, Co-founder and President

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AFP Greater Detroit Chapter Meeting 
June 28, 8:00 - 10:00 AM

Join AFP Greater Detroit Chapter for its next chapter meeting! Make Gary Dembs photo your membership work for you-use this opportunity to come together to share and learn with your colleagues and peers. 

Following the chapter meeting, Gary Dembs, President and Founder of Non-Profit Personnel Network, will address tips and strategies for your next fund development career position.

Gary Dembs (speaker bio)
President, Founder and Philanthropic Entrepreneur
Non-Profit Personnel Network

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AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising Course 
July 19 - 20 (2-Day Course)

Be the best fundraiser you can be by attending the AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising Course! This is a wonderful learning opportunity for new fundraising professionals to learn directly from experienced fundraising veterans. The course is composed of seven modules that have been designed by experienced fundraising professionals to meet the real-world needs and challenges nonprofit organizations face every day. 

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CFRE logo Approved CFRE Credit Hours: 15 

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Welcome to the Greater Detroit Chapter

MISSION: The Association of Fundraising Professionals Greater Detroit Chapter (AFP GDC) will be valued as the premier resource for fundraisers in Southeast Michigan as the main driver of philanthropy in our community.

AFP Greater Detroit, seeks to foster the professional development and growth of fundraising professionals, to preserve and enhance philanthropy and volunteerism, and to promote the highest ethical standards in the fundraising profession worldwide.

AFP Greater Detroit believes that diversity and inclusion create a strong, vital and unified force for the effective pursuit of an organization's mission and achieving philanthropic success.  Through it's educational programs, AFP Greater Detroit acts as a resource to fundraising and nonprofit professionals throughout Southeastern Michigan.  AFP Greater Detroit offers the best networking opportunities, an unwavering commitment to the highest ethical standards, and the most exciting and cutting edge educational and professional advancement opportunities. Learn how you can get involved and join AFP today!


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