The Association of Fundraising
Professionals (AFP) is the leading
organization for professionalism in fundraising and has helped
thousands of fundraisers to efficiently and ethically raise
philanthropic dollars by increasing their fundraising skills and
AFP represents over 30,000
members in 200 chapters in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and
China working to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research,
education, and certification programs.
Most AFP members
are members of the nearest local chapter for the benefit of networking and mentoring.
Central Pennsylvania Chapter was founded in 1980.
information please contact June Mansberger, Administrator, at 717-574-3957 or email
THE CAPITAL CONFERENCE
Friday, October 17, 2014
Clarion Hotel and Conference Center
148 Sheraton Drive
New Cumberland, PA 17070
Fredricks, Expert on "The Ask"
Today more than ever, people on all levels of fundraising need to
ASK for gifts, and in the right way. Join Laura and learn her
successful techniques on how To ASK for any amount for any purpose
for anyone. She will share her very practical, successful, and
winning advice and stories that will energize and inspire you to
raise the money you need now and well into the future.
King, Executive Director of Mennonite Disaster Service (MDS)
Does the flap of a butterfly’s wings in Brazil set off a tornado
in Texas? Kevin will conclude the conference by sharing his personal
insight and encouragement on how small acts of kindness cascade for
good. His words will offer inspiration for every professional
immersed in the fundraising field.
Sponsored by Members 1st Federal Credit Union
In Partnership with Susquehanna Valley Planned Giving Council
The Ten Star award is awarded by the Association of
Fundraising Professional International Headquarters. The
award recognizes the chapter’s demonstrated leadership in
serving as a model for all chapters to emulate in
accomplishing the AFP goals for increasing professionalism
and ethical practice in fundraising and public awareness of
The Central PA Chapter is committed to advancing
philanthropy through education, training and advocacy.
The Association of Fundraising Professionals -
Central Pennsylvania Chapter - will be the professional development
resource for fundraisers and the broader community, valued as
Central Pennsylvania's leading champion of philanthropy.
AFP is committed to excellence in providing the highest quality
services and products for our members and other constituents. We are
responsive to their needs and strive to exceed expectations.
Barb Taylor, CFRE
American Red Cross
(717) 845-2751 ext 1669
Vice President of Membership
Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC
(717) 213-5030 or (717) 319-7984
Vice President of Education
(Monthly Educational Programs)
Dee Baker, MS, CFRE
Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence
(717) 545-6400, Ext. 189
Chair, Ways and Means Committee
United Disabilities Services
622 Darby Court
Hummelstown, PA 17036-7202
Phone: (717) 574-3957
Fax: (717) 256-8493