AFP Canada announces new partnership with iWave
(Ottawa, Ont.) The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Canada, the largest community of fundraising professionals in the country, is pleased to announce a new partnership with iWave, the industry’s top-rated fundraising intelligence platform, for 2021.
For nearly three decades, iWave has been compiling wealth, philanthropic and biographic data to help maximize fundraising results. The iWave platform contains billions of data points that enable nonprofit, education and healthcare organizations to target the most viable funding opportunities.
“We are extremely grateful for iWave’s commitment to the fundraising profession,” said Ken Mayhew, chair of AFP Canada. “Their knowledge of our sector makes them a perfect partner for AFP Canada. We know our members will find value in what iWave has to share through our partnership.”
AFP members in Canada can look forward to learning more about iWave as well as gaining access to educational webinars, reference guides, and ebooks through the AFP Daily that is distributed to Canadians, sponsored emails and through their sponsorship of the virtual meeting at the 2021 Canadian Leadership Retreat.
AFP Canada, a nonprofit formed in 2017 to bring a Canadian voice to AFP’s government relations and communications, represents over 3,100 fundraisers across the country working to support causes and missions that help Canadians from coast to coast to coast. We serve as the voice of the fundraising profession in Canada and are part of the larger AFP Global network, the largest community of fundraisers in the world.
iWave’s mission is to empower nonprofit organizations and help them as they make the world a better place. They offer comprehensive philanthropic, wealth, and behavioral data. Their innovative and responsive fundraising technology is a one-stop shop for nonprofit professionals.
“We are thrilled to partner with AFP Canada,” said Jill McCarville, vice president of marketing at iWave. “As a Canadian-based company with clients throughout North America and the world, we are proud of our roots in this country. We are inspired daily by the amazing work being done by our clients so it means a great deal to us to give back through this partnership.”
Since 1960, the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) has been the standard bearer for professionalism in fundraising. The association works to advance effective and ethical philanthropy by providing advocacy, research, education, mentoring, collaboration and technology opportunities for the world’s largest network of professional fundraisers. AFP’s 25,000 members in more than 240 chapters raise over $100 billion annually for a wide variety of charitable organizations and causes across the globe. For more information, go to www.afpglobal.org.
iWave, the industry’s top-rated fundraising intelligence solution, enables nonprofit organizations to fundraise with confidence. In a new era of nonprofit fundraising, iWave solves critical challenges facing fundraising professionals today: how to identify, qualify, and retain donors to raise more major gifts. iWave’s intuitive and easy-to-use solutions give access to the industry’s highest quality wealth and philanthropic information so you can determine who to ask, how much to ask for, and when to ask. Many of the largest education, healthcare, and nonprofit organizations in the World, rely on iWave to power their fundraising efforts. Visit our website and blog, follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn, and like us on Facebook and Instagram.