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AFP Daily: Webinar Sale, Capital Campaigns Deep Dive, National Day of Conversation

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AFP Daily
November 25, 2020
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Don’t Forget to Mark Your Calendars for AFP ICON 2021!

Don’t forget to mark your calendars for AFP’s flagship conference: AFP ICON! Join us in Minneapolis—or virtually—June 28-30 for three days packed with timely education sessions, networking opportunities and much, much more! Stay tuned for details regarding registration.
 
 

Now Through Tuesday: Enjoy AFP’s Giving Season Sale!

Looking to boost your fundraising game as the year winds down? All AFP Webinars and AFP LEAD recordings are 20% off, now through Giving Tuesday (Dec. 1)! Use code GRATITUDE2020 to enjoy your discount. Don’t forget to mark your calendars for AFP’s flagship conference: AFP ICON! Join us in Minneapolis—or virtually—June 28-30 for three days packed with timely education sessions, networking opportunities and much, much more! Stay tuned for details regarding registration.
 
 
Please note: AFP ICON VIRTUAL recordings are excluded from this special offer. If you have not previously registered for an AFP course, webinar or purchased a recording, you will need to create a free account in Blue Sky (our learning management system). This login is different than your AFP member login.
 

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AFP ICON Deep Dives: How to Plan for a Capital Campaign in 2021
 
Is there a capital campaign in your future? On Dec. 3 at 1:00 p.m. EST, join Amy Eisenstein, ACFRE, for a session covering the essentials of capital campaign planning! Learn how to create a campaign plan, engage with leadership-level donors and much more! Space is limited. This course is eligible for four CFRE education points.
 
Tomorrow: Join the National Day of Conversation
 
The National Day of Conversation (NDOC) was founded in 2019 to raise awareness surrounding the sexual harassment of fundraisers in the charitable and nonprofit sectors. Tomorrow, Nov. 26, join the second annual NDOC for a day of digital conversation with the hashtag #NDOC2020 on social media platforms.
 
National Philanthropy Day Spotlight: Xcel Energy
 
Today’s National Philanthropy Day spotlight highlights Xcel Energy, the 2020 Philanthropic Company Award winner, recognized by the AFP Southern Colorado Chapter. Xcel Energy was honored for its commitment to combatting climate change and use of renewable energy sources.
 
Reminder: A Note to Our Members Regarding AFP Membership Dues
 
AFP values you as a member, and we are consistently working to provide you with engaging, timely and educational content to assist you in your role as a fundraising professional. To continue to provide relevant programming, AFP membership dues will increase $5 for the professional and associate membership categories beginning in 2021.

We thank you for joining us in making a difference in fundraising—the IMPACT profession. All renewal materials sent to members now reflect this increase, and members set to renew in January 2021 should have already received this information.

 

AFP wishes our members in the U.S. a happy and safe Thanksgiving. 
AFP Daily will not be published for U.S. members Thursday and Friday. 
AFP Canada Daily will be distributed Thursday as usual.

 
 
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AFP Daily
November 24, 2020
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AFP Foundations Tuesday: A Message From U.S. Chair Karen Rotko-Wynn

Karen Rotko-Wynn, CFRE, chair of the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy – U.S., reflects on 2020 and her time as chair, the resilience of fundraisers and nonprofits leaders, and the work that is yet to be done as we move forward.
 

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LinkedIn for Nonprofits: Nonprofit Leadership in 2021—Navigating a Post-Pandemic World
 
On Wednesday, Dec. 9 at 2:00 p.m. EST, join AFP President and CEO Mike Geiger, MBA, CPA, and other nonprofit leaders, including Ariana Younai, head of LinkedIn for Nonprofits, for a virtual fireside chat on what exemplary nonprofit leadership will look like in 2021 and how to ensure your organization is prepared for what’s ahead. Use the link below to participate in the live, online chat.
 
AFP Webinar (Dec. 2): Why Impact Measurement and Management is an Important Growth Opportunity for Fundraisers
 
There is a growing consensus emerging about the definition and structure of how to measure and manage an organization’s impact on society and the environment. What does this mean for fundraisers? On Dec. 2 at 1:00 p.m. EST, join Colin Habberton, PhD, to review the key fundamentals of impact management and measurement, explore how they can change your fundraising strategy and much more!
 

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Check Out The Steward to Learn More About the AFP Foundations for Philanthropy!
 
The Steward is the biannual publication that covers the most important news and updates happening with the U.S., Mexico and Canada Foundations. Click the link below to read about the impact of fundraisers and philanthropists from the past year!
 
National Philanthropy Day Spotlight: Brandon Swiderski
 
Check out today’s National Philanthropy Day spotlight! Brandon Swiderski, Outstanding Emerging Philanthropist, was honored by the AFP Charlotte Chapter for his commitment to helping victims of domestic violence through his own passion—tattooing.
 
Thank You to Our Chapters Who Have Made a Chapter Impact Gift to the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy!
 
Over 70 AFP chapters have contributed funds in support of the Foundation’s four priorities! Thank you to the participating chapters for their support.
 
100 Percent Board Participation Supports the U.S. Foundation for Philanthropy
 
The AFP Foundation for Philanthropy works with AFP chapters across the U.S. to provide a portion of BE the CAUSE Campaign funds to support chapter initiatives. Thank you to the more than 40 chapters who participated!
 
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AFP Daily
November 23, 2020
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Mike’s Monday Message: “Privilanthropy” and Our Responsibility to the Donor

Mike Geiger, MBA, CPA, president and CEO of AFP, coined a new term and wants your opinion on it and the issue of donor privilege.
 
 

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AFP Panel (Dec. 7): Black Men in Development
 
On Dec. 7 at 1:00 p.m. EST, join us for a powerhouse panel of Black male development professionals representing multiple generations as they discuss their experiences as fundraisers. Alphonce J. Brown, ACFRE, Ken Miller, CFRE, Juan McGruder and Brandon Parkes will share why they were drawn to fundraising, challenges they have experienced and successes they have achieved in a profession that is historically female and white.
 
Miss the AFP Global National Philanthropy Day Virtual Event? Watch It Now!
 
We couldn’t meet you in person, but National Philanthropy Day was still a success! If you missed the virtual event, click on the link below to listen to some great messages from philanthropist Maureen Hackett and AFP leaders Mike Geiger and Martha Schumacher, along with videos of local NPD honorees from across North America.
 
National Philanthropy Day Spotlight: Valaida Fullwood
 
For today’s National Philanthropy Day spotlight, we’re featuring Valaida Fullwood, founder of New Generation of African American Philanthropists and Outstanding Champion of Diversity Award winner, honored by the AFP Charlotte Chapter.
 
Upcoming Affinity Group Meeting—Register Today!
 
Are you interested in having thoughtful conversations with like-minded fundraising professionals related to various topics in fundraising? On Dec. 3 at 1:00 p.m. EST, join host Rochelle Jerry for our African American/Black affinity group discussion.
 
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