AFP News & Press Releases
The latest announcements and media releases from AFP International.
Interested in professional development but waiting for the “right” time? How about now, with the added assistance of an AFP financial scholarship? The AFP Foundation for Philanthropy—Canada offers Canadian fundraising professionals working for charitable and non-profit organizations the opportunity
(Arlington, VA) – The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), the largest community of professional fundraisers in the world, has awarded its highest professional certification, the Advanced Certified Fundraising Executive (ACFRE), to Amy Towery of Sarasota, Florida. Available only to senior
These days, the news is filled with stories of ‘Deep Fakes’ and ‘phishing’ attempts by people pretending to be someone they are not. What a stark contrast to those who practice their profession in an ethical way, following a code of ethics like the AFP Code of Ethics and the GPA Code of Ethics
The expression “fake news” has evolved from referencing articles in satirical publications. It now seems anything that offers an opposing point of view or something the reader doesn’t agree with is considered fake news. Reality check: It is not fake news if you simply don’t like it or believe it
The universal charitable deduction can be a powerful incentive to encourage donors, especially taxpayers who don’t itemize their taxes, to give more to charity. The current provision allows non-itemizers to take up to a $300 deduction for their charitable donations. However, this version expires at