Mike's Monday Message
The weekly blog about all things AFP and fundraising, led by AFP President and CEO Mike Geiger, MBA, CPA
I’m Mike Geiger, president and CEO of the Association of Fundraising Professionals. Though I’m the one posting, it’s really your thoughts and views that we'll be posting, as much as mine —it's about the AFP community and the fundraising profession. In fact, we will occasionally feature a post from one of our esteemed colleagues, so keep an eye out for these special articles.
While I do want to keep you up-to-date with what’s happening at AFP, what I really want is to hear from you. So e-mail me your comments, questions, concerns, feedback, and items you think I should be covering.
Well everyone, this is it! The year-end giving season is the busiest time of the year for most of us. You've been planning for months, your campaigns are set, and if you haven't launched yet, I know your finger is hovering over the metaphorical big, red button. But I'm not here to reinforce how
Bueno todos, ¡es el momento! La temporada de donativos de fin de año es el momento más ajetreado del año para la mayoría de nosotros. Usted ha pasado meses planeando, sus campañas ya están en marcha, y si usted aún no las ha iniciado, sé que su dedo está ya muy cerca del metafórico gran botón rojo
This week, executive vice president - AFP Foundations for Philanthropy, Lori Gusdorf, CAE, takes over Mike's message to share the role the AFP Foundations play in leadership development and how your investment helps with the development and implementation of high-quality programming. First, thank
Esta semana, la vicepresidente ejecutiva de las Fundaciones AFP para la Filantropía, Lori Gusdorf, CAE, se hace cargo del mensaje de Mike para compartir el papel que las Fundaciones de AFP juegan en el desarrollo del liderazgo y como la inversión que usted hace ayuda al desarrollo e implementación
Let me start by saying THANK YOU. Thank you for your commitment to ethical and effective fundraising. Thank you for your commitment to the AFP community and all who are a part of it. Thank you for your commitment to your causes and the people on whose behalf you work so tirelessly. It has been a