Northwest Washington Igniting Philanthropy - Nonprofit Community Social

The Igniting Philanthropy Series Committee of AFP Advancement Northwest invites you to the Nonprofit Community Social on January 18, 2018. This event is a networking reception for nonprofit staff, board members and volunteers of Whatcom, Skagit and surrounding counties to connect with each other and learn more about programs and resources in 2018 that they can use to improve the effectiveness and impact of their organizations. Learn More


Leading Edge: Taking a Campaign from Zero to 50

Join Christie Cotterill, Assistant Director of Development at Washington State University, College of Veterinary Medicine for her presentation on February 1, 2018. During her presentation you will learn, specific strategies for creating an ongoing communication plan with key audiences, ways to engage target audiences for growing a grassroots campaign, and ideas for advocating at various project points to ensure adequate resources are available to meet goals.

This will be a very honest conversation with specific examples of challenges and successes related to both the communication and development efforts. Learn More


Building leaders who fundraise and inspiring fundraisers who lead

As one of the largest AFP chapters in the world, Advancement Northwest is transforming the relationship between donors and fundraisers, building a more vital culture of philanthropy and stronger communities for us all. We believe the fundraising profession must rise to meet the highest standards of innovation and find creative solutions to help philanthropists make an even bigger impact in advancing the ever-growing needs that nonprofit organizations serve. Learn More