AFP Canada Announces Partnership With DonorPerfect Canada to Provide Expertise, Resources for Fundraisers
(Ottawa, Ont.) The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Canada, the largest community of fundraising professionals in the country, has announced a new partnership with DonorPerfect Canada.
Beginning in January, AFP Canada and DonorPerfect Canada will work together to share valuable tools to help AFP members advance their fundraising programs. Through the partnership, members will have access to resources on topics such as donor retention, multichannel donors, and year-end giving tips.
“We are very excited to join forces with DonorPerfect Canada,” said Paula Attfield, chair of AFP Canada. “The company’s commitment to the charitable and nonprofit sectors makes them a perfect partner for AFP. This is the first partnership of its kind for AFP Canada, and we are looking forward to continuing to provide more support and value for members through important relationships such as this one.”
AFP Canada, a nonprofit formed in 2017, represents more than 3,700 fundraisers across the country working to support causes and missions that help Canadians from coast to coast. The organization serves as the national, bilingual voice for the fundraising profession in Canada and is part of the larger AFP Global network, the largest community of fundraisers in the world.
DonorPerfect Canada, the Canadian arm of the top rated DonorPerfect fundraising solution, has been developing and supporting software that is easy to learn, easy to use, and tailored to users’ unique needs since 1981. The company meets the fundraising and donor management needs of over 10,000 nonprofit organizations and 52,000 users every day.
DonorPerfect and AFP Global already enjoy a partnership together focused on AFP ICON, the Women’s Impact Initiative and Summit and the sharing of resources and expertise. The company also supports the Fundraising Effectiveness Project in both the U.S. and Canada.
“We are thrilled to extend our partnership with AFP by offering benefits to its Canadian members,” said Stéphanie Mathieu, international marketing coordinator for DonorPerfect. “Supporting the fundraising profession is at the heart of what we do. Ultimately, we strive to help fundraisers to generate more money for worthy causes.”
AFP members can look forward to receiving the free guides, webinars and other valuable content from DonorPerfect through the AFP Canada Daily newsletter and on social media. They also will have the opportunity to meet representatives from DonorPerfect Canada at the Red & White Reception scheduled for Sunday, March 29, at AFP ICON in Baltimore, Md.
The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents more than 31,000 fundraisers in more than 240 chapters throughout the world, raising more than $115 billion annually for a wide variety of charitable missions and causes. AFP Canada represents more than 3,700 members in 20 chapters across the country, working to empower individuals and organizations to practice ethical fundraising through professional education, networking, research and advocacy. For more information, go to www.afpglobal.org.
DonorPerfect Canada offers a powerful and complete constituent relationship management (CRM) and fundraising development software, built to cultivate donor relationships and achieve terrific fundraising results. Featuring ergonomic ease-of-use, robust reporting and complete Internet connectivity, you can take your fundraising with you anywhere, anytime, on any device. Our cloud-based, award-winning solution, our experienced, bilingual team in Montreal and our worldwide success make DonorPerfect the logical choice for Canadian fundraisers. Click here for more information.