Guides & Resources

AFP offers several publications, tools, and resources to help fundraising professionals.

Need some specific information about fundraising, like how to set up a major gift program or work more effectively with your board? Or maybe you just want to learn about the latest trends? AFP’s Guides & Resources have you covered, from our Advancing Philanthropy magazine and research reports to our Ready Reference Series and Hot Topics. From the foundations of fundraising to advanced topics, this is where you can find it!

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Advancing Philanthropy Magazine

AFP's flagship membership magazine, with a quarterly print version and a growing collection of online-only content. 

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Research & Reports

Learn about (and search!) AFP research projects and reports, including the Fundraising Effectiveness Project and the annual compensation and benefits report.

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AFP Connect Community Forum

Discuss interesting topics, ask questions, and share your expertise with other AFP members!

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