Annual Giving Symposium 
June 14, 2016 or June 16, 2016 | 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
1/2 Day Program with two days and two locations to choose from! 

Tad Druart, VP of Marketing, Abila   Rich Dietz, Senior Manager, Product Partner Program, Abila   Penny Hunt, Senior Consultant & Principal   Carrie Dahlquist, Director, Strategic Information Services, Campbell & Company   Nicki Nabasny, Associate Dean for Development & Alumni Relations, University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy 

This half-day session, delivered by the best and brightest in our field, is designed to be an interactive deep-dive in Annual Giving,  delivering strategies that can be taken back and immediately applied to both small and large development shops. This new half-day workshop, along with October 2016's Major Gifts Workshop, will replace AFP Chicago's traditional Midwest Conference on Philanthropy in 2016. Learn more and register today!


Networking Happy Hour ~ Mingle with the AFP Chicago Board of Directors

WHEN: Wednesday, June 22 | 5:30 - 7:30 P.M. 

Join us for a valuable opportunity to meet the board members, learn about volunteer opportunities, ask questions about chapter events, and build your network by meeting other nonprofit professionals. Enjoy $6 house wines and $7 well drinks. FREE Valet Parking. 

Free to attend, please RSVP

Not an AFP Member? Join today and you'll get a $50 discount

In honor of our 56th Anniversary, AFP will be offering a $50.00 discount to new members joining in the Professional and Associate Member categories by June 30, 2016.

The discount applies to $50.00 off the International portion of the dues. Fill out the membership invitation as usual, but deduct $50.00 from the total and include the coupon with your payment. *Coupon must be included with payment.

To join online, go to and use Promo Code: JUNE16 
One coupon per new member. Expires June 30, 2016

Questions? Please call the AFP International Membership Department at 1(800) 666-3863.


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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 opportunitiesdiscounts to events and publications and share your experience and insights with others.  Membership has its benefits!

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Pathways to AFP Chicago Leadership
The 2017 Board of Directors Needs You!

Strong leadership is a hallmark of AFP Chicago and we seek highly motivated, caring and committed members for service on the 2017 Board of Directors. The AFP Chicago Committee on Directorship invites the development community to submit nominations for the Board of Directors, with terms beginning January 1, 2017. Applicants must be AFP Chicago members for at least two years and have actively participated on AFP Chicago committees, or bring comparable experience from another organization or AFP chapter. Applications are due July 8, 2016! 

Please click here for more information on service responsibilities, criteria, and the application process.  
Please click here for a copy of the 2017 application. 

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