Association of Fundraising Professionals - Rhode Island Chapter
Sunday, June 25, 2017
Advancing philanthropy through education, training and advocacy
The Association of Fundraising Professionals Rhode Island Chapter (AFP-RI) is dedicated to improving the skills of fundraising professionals, increasing the participation of members and non-members alike in chapter activities and expanding our professional and career opportunities to embrace the diversity. For more information about the Association of Fundraising Professionals Rhode Island, who we are and how to get involved click on What is AFP-RI or contact us directly.

We are now accepting applications for the Professional Development Scholarship
The Herbert E. Kaplan Fund provides full and partial professional development scholarships for fundraisers who wish to attend AFP-RI training, education workshops, Annual Conference on Philanthropy and special offerings with fees. The audience includes executive directors, development staff and leadership volunteers of grassroots and culturally diverse organizations. You do not need to be an AFP Member to qualify for an AFP-RI Scholarship to subsidize, in part or in full, the cost of attending.

AFP-RI Summer Send-Off Networking Breakfast
Take a break from the office, and join us as we kick off the summer together at our Summer Send-Off Networking Breakfast! 
Start your day off by creating new peer connections and enjoying a delicious breakfast.  Don't forget to bring your business cards! 
When: Friday June 30, 2017
Location: International Tennis Hall of Fame, 194 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI 02840
Cost: Free for members: $10 for non-members. 


All fees are nonrefundable. If you are unable to attend, please send someone in your place.

National Philanthropy Day 2017

Please save the date for the 2017 National Philanthropy Day Breakfast & Awards Ceremony which will be held at The Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick on Friday, November 17, 2017.

We are now accepting nominations for the Outstanding Philanthropic Citizen, Business and Corporation Awards.  Click here to download the nomination packet.  The nomination deadline is Friday, July 28, 2017.

Stay tuned for information about honoring a Partner in Philanthropy. 

To view photos from last year’s National Philanthropy Day Breakfast & Awards Ceremony, please click here.

We look forward to celebrating philanthropy with you on November 17!


Strategic Plan 2013-2015
AFP-RI is pleased to release its 2013-2015 Strategic Plan for your viewing. Please click here for more information.

The Association of Fundraising Professionals of RI is an approved provider of Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) education.
For more information on CFRE go to

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Summer Send-Off Networking Breakfast
FRI, JUNE 30, 2017
International Tennis Hall of Fame
194 Bellevue Ave.

Newport, RI
Register Today!

Meet the Funders Panel Discussion
THURS, SEPT 28, 2017
Amica Mutual Insurance Company

Lincoln, RI
Save the date!

National Philanthropy Day Breakfast & Awards Ceremony
FRI, NOV 17, 2017
The Crowne Plaza Hotel

Warwick, RI
Save the date!