Welcome to the Association of Fundraising Professionals Chicago

Whether you are new to the fundraising profession or a seasoned professional, a volunteer involved in the philanthropic process, or want to learn more about getting involved in your local chapter, the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Chicago is your go-to resource for all things relating to fundraising and the Chicago nonprofit community. Please take a few minutes to explore the site to learn more about AFP Chicago and its role in the Chicago fundraising community and how you can get involved to advance your career.

AFP Chicago: Your Community 

AFP Chicago is a welcoming community of fundraisers. Get connected and build one-on-one relationships with like-minded professionals. As a member, you can access educational opportunities discounts to events and publications and share your experience and insights with others. Membership has its benefits!

Become a Member

Upcoming Deadlines

Peer Mentoring Protégé Applications DEADLINE
Friday, September 24, 2021
Apply to become a Protégé

Join Us at an Event

Workshop: Shifting Behaviors Through Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Access
A collaboration with AFP Greater Los Angeles County
Friday, October 1, 2021 | 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Register for Workshop October 1st

AFP Chicago African American Affinity Group
Friday, October 8, 2021 | 8:30 - 9:30 am
Register for African American Affinity Group October 8th

Workshop: Prospecting in the Hybrid World of Digital and In-Person Fundraising
Friday, October 8, 2021 | 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Register for Workshop October 8th

45th Annual Philanthropy Awards
Friday, November 5, 2021 | 12:00 - 1:00 pm
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