Skip Navigation

Welcome to AFP, Volusia/Flagler Chapter!

The chapter is comprised of professionals from dozens of Volusia-Flagler’s largest nonprofits, educational institutions, foundations, and other, allied professionals that support philanthropy in our community as well as nurturing professional development among members. Please join us!

Monthly chapter meetings are designed to collectively promote philanthropy in our community, enhance best practices in the fund development field and offer ample opportunities to network and exchange ideas. Program tuition is $30 for non-members and a discounted tuition of $20 for members.  Lunch provided and meetings are typically at LPGA Clubhouse, Daytona Beach.

Membership dues for the chapter are $25 and membership information can be provided from Nina Truong, Membership Chair at truongn1@erau.edu or (386)226-6686.


AFP Quick Poll

 

Required indicates a required field





Aug 9 - Development Manager
Title: Florida Development Manager Job Classification: Full time, salaried exempt Supervisor: Vice President of Development Salary Range: $40,000 to $55,000 per year with full benefits Job Summary: The Development Manager is responsible for specific annual fundraising revenue goals and will expand the existing Florida fundraising program. Coordinates community outreach & education and donor and volunteer recognition events. Responsible for basic office and laboratory operations support. Based in Melbourne Beach, but provides occasional support to a satellite office in Orlando. Responsibilities: • Develops, cultivates, stewards, and increases individual, foundation, corporate, and civic giving through face to face solicitation, with a minimum portfolio of 30 prospects • Builds Discover Florida’s Oceans license plate program. • Maintains existing and researches new grant opportunities to assist in crafting and submitting proposals • Assists scientific staff in volunteer management • Assists VP of Development with Florida PR and social media • Enters donor data and records moves management in DonorPerfect & conducts development administrative functions • Administrative, facilities and safety, and IT support for Florida location Qualifications and Working Conditions: • Minimum of four years of college/Bachelor’s Degree. Four years development experience and fundraising certificate/CFRE preferred. • Excellent writing and communications skills. Understands critical nature of ethics in philanthropy • Computer literacy: Word, Excel; DonorPerfect fundraising software preferred • Demonstrated ability to work independently, effectively organize, plan and prioritize work assignments • Able to work professionally with a diverse group of committee and board members • Attends occasional evening and weekend meetings, events and/or conferences • Ability to travel locally, regionally and nationally How to apply: Please send your resume plus cove ... more >
Jan 3 - Executive Director
Flagler County Education Foundation is seeking an executive director to lead 22 dedicated board members in fundraising efforts to support Flagler County Public Schools. ... more >
Dec 29 - Director of Advancement
Discover new major sources of revenue for Father Lopez Catholic High School to increase net revenue. Identify, cultivate, solicit and steward major gift donors; develop fundraising strategies, support budget projects, goals, and strategic planning. ... more >
Aug 16 - A New Narrative for Canadian Fundraising
Canada is not immune to charitable issues and negative news stories. The recent media attack on fundraisers and nonprofits in the UK spotlighted the risk of being unprepared to defend the fundraising profession and its activities. In this introduction, prepared as part of a Rogare discussion paper on the topic, Scott Decksheimer explores the problem, challenges and opportunities for building a new narrative for Canadian fundraising. ... more >
Aug 16 - AFP Top Ten (Week of August 16, 2017): Texting, Fundraising Nuggets, Writing Captivating Headlines & More!
(Aug. 16, 2017) Our weekly round-up of blog posts, articles, videos and other resources to help you keep on top of latest trends and reach your fundraising goals. ... more >
Aug 15 - Scholarships: Advance Your Fundraising Career With Scholarship Support
The deadline is only a couple weeks away. Apply now for financial scholarships for the upcoming conference year! ... more >
Aug 15 - Speaker Discovery Series: Everyone Has a Story to Tell
In July, eight future speaking stars stepped into the spotlight in the inaugural installment of the "Speaker Discovery Series,” a pathway for new speakers to become part of the AFP speaking community and a safe space for fundraisers to share their experiences. ... more >
Aug 15 - The Top Five Reasons You Need to Attend Congress
AFP Congress is an annual high-impact learning and networking experience in the heart of downtown Toronto. Need a reason to attend? Here are FIVE! ... more >