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AFP Daily: Ethical Standard 14, Ethical Storytelling, Webinar TODAY

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AFP Daily
October 16, 2019
 
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AFP Webinar TODAY: Getting the Board Onboard: What’s the Issue? Who Can Address It and How?

Don’t forget! Tune in TODAY at 1:00 p.m. Eastern to hear what Robbe Healey has to say about board involvement and success in fundraising and how to develop action plans to help boards who are resistant to fundraising.
 
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Ethical Standard Deep Dive: Standard 14

Paul Pribbenow, PhD, CFRE, president of Augsburg University in Minneapolis, Minn., takes a closer look at standard 14, diving into contributions and donor intentions.
 

Ethical Relationships: Ethical Considerations for Storytelling and Fundraising

Prevalent misconceptions about the impact of operating support make fundraising hard enough. The temptation to overemphasize, sensationalize, or flat out misrepresent institutional needs is real for fundraising and charity marketing teams. Read what Melissa Rebecca Brogdon, founder of Campbell Solutions, LLC, has to say about ethical storytelling, maintaining brand voice, values-based cultivation and more.
 

Free AFP Member Live Webinar (Oct. 21): Are Diversity and Inclusion Ethical Issues?

AFP’s Code of Ethical Principles, adopted in 1964, states that “AFP members both individual and business aspire to foster cultural diversity and pluralistic values and treat all people with dignity and respect.” What does this mean in practice today, and how is it an ethical issue? On Oct. 21, join our diverse panel of experts as they discuss how this principle is, and should be, applied in fundraising today, and what it all has to do with ethics.
 
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Did You Know?

Giving Tuesday and popular online giving days are a major opportunity to reach women donors. Women use social media more often, are more likely to participate in collaborative giving, and more likely to be volunteers (who give more often than non-volunteers). In 2016, women made up the majority of donations (63%) on Giving Tuesday. (Women’s Philanthropy Institute)
 
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AFP Daily
October 15, 2019
 
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Ethical Standard Deep Dive: Standard 13

For today’s deep dive, Amir Pasic, the Eugene R. Tempel Dean of the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy in Indianapolis, Ind., discusses tax implications and contributions, ensuring that donors received informed, accurate and ethical advice. #EthicsMonth
 

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AFP Webinar TOMORROW: Getting the Board Onboard: What’s the Issue? Who Can Address It and How?

Dedicated, full Board involvement sounds great, doesn’t it? It does, and it’s essential for success in fundraising, but Board members may be nervous about fundraising, presenting you with what feels like resistance. Listen to Robbe Healey’s webinar tomorrow, Oct. 16 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern to discuss levels of Board member knowledge, assess resistance and develop an action plan to address issues.
 
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AFP ICON Early Bird Registration Ends Nov. 1!

Can you believe we’re already halfway through October? We can’t believe it either. We also can’t believe that we’re only FIVE months away from AFP ICON 2020! Held in Baltimore, Md., March 29 – 31, AFP ICON registration is now open, and Early Bird registration ends on Nov. 1 – that’s only 17 days away! We’ve got some great sessions and speakers lined up, so make sure you register soon!
 

Do Fundraisers Have A Duty to Their Beneficiary?

Nearly all ethical discussions and codes focus on the relationship between the fundraiser and the donor, while precious little attention is spent discussing a charity’s beneficiaries. What, if any, duties to fundraiser owe to their beneficiaries? And if they do, where does such a duty come from? Cherian Koshy considers this as part of a series for Ethics Month. (Institute of Fundraising)
 

Did You Know?

Return donors tend to give in a similar fashion between gifts. Across all campaign types, over half of return donors used the same device to make both gifts—77% of donors who first donated from a mobile device made their second donation from a mobile device, while 90% of donors who first donated from a desktop made their second donation from a desktop. (The State of Modern Philanthropy 2019)
 
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AFP Daily
October 14, 2019
 
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Ethical Standard Deep Dive: Standard 12

Today’s Deep Dive, written by Fernando Rodríguez Hernández, the director of institutional development at the Foundation for the Protection of Children in Mexico City, focuses on Standard 12 and the critical importance of accuracy and transparency regarding solicitations and other communications materials.
 

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Ethics, Fundraising, and Leadership: The Relationship-Driven Approach to Ethical Fundraising

The pressure to secure donations to keep your organization sustainable in an increasingly competitive nonprofit environment can put strain on the ethical boundaries that are so essential to preserving the integrity of our donors. Tony Beall, director of the Sanford Institute of Philanthropy, talks about ethical tests and what to do when they arise.
 

AFP Podcast: The Role of the Board in Organizational Ethics

Tune in to listen to Anne Wallestad, president and CEO of BoardSource, to hear what she has to say about boards, and their role in organizational ethics.
 

Free AFP Member Live Webinar (Oct. 21): Are Diversity and Inclusion Ethical Issues?

AFP’s Code of Ethical Principles, adopted in 1964, states that “AFP members both individual and business aspire to foster cultural diversity and pluralistic values and treat all people with dignity and respect.” What does this mean in practice today, and how is it an ethical issue? On Oct. 21, join our diverse panel of experts as they discuss how this principle is, and should be, applied in fundraising today, and what it all has to do with ethics.
 
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Did You Know?

The more a donor initially engages with an organization, the higher their return donation amount is likely to be. Return donors who initially gave to a donation page gave noticeably more to that same organization's peer-to-peer page. (The State of Modern Philanthropy 2019)
 
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October 11, 2019
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Ethics Deep Dive: AFP Code Standard 10

Trust forms the foundation of any relationship between a provider and their client, particularly the essential trust that privileged information will be kept confidential. AFP Chief Advocacy and Strategy Officer (and General Counsel and Ethics Committee Staffer) Jason Lee addresses one of the most important ethical standards: privacy and confidentiality.
 
Ethics Deep Dive: AFP Code Standard 11

As part of your responsibility to your nonprofit, a fundraiser has to preserve the name and reputation of their organization. Fernando Rodríguez Hernández, the director of institutional development at the Foundation for the Protection of Children in Mexico City, discusses Standard 11 about disparaging competitors.
 

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AFP Podcast: Trust and Public Perception Among Canadian Donors

Bruce MacDonald, president and CEO of Imagine Canada, talks in-depth about trust and public perception of nonprofits among Canadian donors.
 

AFP ICON 2020: Diverse Communities Scholarships & Early Bird Registration

Applications are now open for the Diverse Communities Scholarships to attend AFP ICON 2020 in Baltimore. And don’t forget! Registration for ICON is now open, and
Early Bird registration ends Nov. 1!
 

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AFP Webinar Oct. 16: Getting the Board Onboard: What's the Issue? Who Can Address It and How?

Enthusiastic, dedicated and full Board involvement is essential for successful fundraising, but board members often resist it. Join Robbe Healey, MBA, NHA, ACFRE, on Oct. 16 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern to review best practice board roles, examine a framework for assessing board resistance, and then use the framework to draft an action plan to overcome the resistance!
 
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