Capital Campaigns: Turning a Temporary Push into a Lasting Lift

Friday, March 16 | 8:30 am - 10:30 am at Maggiano's Banquets | Chicago, IL 60654

Capital campaigns require significant human and financial resources and tend to engage the entire organization in the business of philanthropy buildingCome to this workshop to hear from two seasoned advancement professionals in the higher education and health care sectors about how their institutions have turned temporary pushes into lasting lifts. $30 for members and $55 for nonmembers. 

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Announcing the 2018 Faces of Philanthropy Awards Luncheon Honorees
2017 Crowd

AFP Chicago is pleased to honor those who demonstrate high ethical standards and exemplify the philanthropic spirit of our great city. 

Kenneth C. Griffin
The Anthony Rizzo Family Foundation

Ilene S. Gordon 
Julie Chavez 
Mary Ladish Selander
Joy Aruguete 
Michael Matters Foundation
Jahkil Jackson

Click here to join us Friday, May 11 at the Hilton Chicago. 

Mike Geiger Named President and CEO of the Association of Fundraising Professionals


The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), the world’s leading association for individuals and organizations that supports charitable institutions, is pleased to announce that after an extensive search, it has named Mike Geiger, MBA, CPA, as its new president and chief executive officer, effective November 1, 2017.

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Q&A with 2018 AFP Chicago Chapter President Melissa Berliner

Melissa Berliner
Melissa Berliner is AFP Chicago's 2018 Chapter President and Vice President at Campbell & Company. We invited Melissa to share her insights with us, including how she entered the development profession, turning points in her career, and why she is looking forward to the year ahead for AFP Chicago. 

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