Fundraising: The Impact Profession

The AFP Foundation for Philanthropy champions philanthropy and volunteerism by developing the nonprofit sector’s current and future leaders, welcoming diverse new voices into the charitable world and rigorously upholding the highest standards of ethics.

AFP Foundation Chair Karen Rotko Wynn Talks about Giving to the Foundation During ICON VIRTUAL, Priorities for 2020.

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Our goal is to develop fundraising professionals who can lead the sector and their respective organizations to increase philanthropic commitments for some of society’s most pressing needs.

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The Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Access (IDEA) Impact program is a phased, multi-year approach to create and implement initiatives focused on the needs of diverse communities.

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Knowledge is power. and the Foundation is committed to conducting qualitative and quantitative research on the issues of highest concern to fundraising professionals and philanthropists.



The Foundation is committed to renewing public trust in nonprofit organizations through ethics training and resources, public awareness campaigns such as Ethics Awareness Month, and utilizing AFP’s Code of Ethical Standards.

Ways to Give to the Foundation


AFP Foundation for Philanthropy
4300 Wilson Blvd., Suite 300
Arlington, VA  22203 


Text AFP to 56512


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