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Since 1960, AFP has inspired global change and supported efforts that generated over $1 trillion. AFP’s nearly 30,000 individual and organizational members raise over $100 billion annually, equivalent to one-third of all charitable giving in North America and millions more around the world.

For over 50 years, AFP has been the standard-bearer for professionalism in fundraising. Learn more about AFP, its activities and people, and how you can be involved.

Apr. 15 -
Alberta Plan Lowers Charitable Tax Deduction Rate
A proposed reduction in Alberta's charitable tax credit is a concern for charitable causes in the province. Read on for AFP's response and action plan. ... more >

Apr. 15 -
Calgary Fundraiser Joan Black Honored for Service to the Profession
Canadian Joan Black has been honoured by AFP for a lifetime of contributions to the fundraising profession. Read on for details on her award, recently presented at the International Fundraising Conference in Baltimore, Md. ... more >

Apr. 15 -
Donors and Volunteers: The Heart of Philanthropy - A Special National Report in The Globe and Mail and
AFP is excited to be working again with The Globe and Mail to launch a special integrated, multi-media project on "Donors and Volunteers: The Heart of Philanthropy." Read on for more information on how to get involved. ... more >

Apr. 15 -
Fundraising Day 2015: Amplify Your Fundraising
AFP Greater Toronto Chapter's Fundraising Day is just around the corner. Anthony Keating, chair of Fundraising Day, is inviting you to attend! Early bird registration ends April 17th! ... more >

Apr. 15 -
GR Update: Parliament Hill Day and "Friends in High Places"
AFP and other organizations will be holding a Lobbying Day on Thursday, May 14. Plus, there is a new government relations presentation being offered for AFP chapters. Find out more! ... more >

AFP Membership - An Investment in Yourself

In these challenging times, remember that you and your organization are not at the mercy of the economy. The decisions you make have more influence on your organization’s fundraising success than anything the economy might do. Now, more than ever, you must invest in yourself!