About AFP

Massachusetts’ Premier Professional Organization for Fundraisers

The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) is an international organization dedicated to advancing philanthropy through advocacy, research, education and certification programs. An individual membership organization, AFP fosters fundraising professionals’ development and growth and promotes a commitment to the highest ethical standards of practice.

AFP Massachusetts is one of 213 chapters linking more than 30,000 members worldwide. At the local level, AFP Massachusetts provides members a network of hundreds of energetic, committed fellow practitioners; hosts regular seminars, workshops and an annual conference; and offers access to career opportunities and resources through our sponsors.

Our 700 members represent the full range of nonprofit organizations — education, health care, human services, youth development and arts, as well as faith-based groups and critical areas of expertise in fundraising and communications.

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Joining AFP is one of the smartest things you can do to advance your career and your organization. It's one-stop shopping for both staying on top of the latest trends and best practices, and bringing innovative and creative ideas to your organization.

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Upcoming Events

Key Decision Makers Forum (29 Apr 2014)
AFP MA Chapter and Development Guild/DDI present Key Decision Makers Forumfor Top Development Leaders Tuesday, April 29, 20147:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. More than ever, the senior most development of…

Meet the Funders Roundtables (15 May 2014)
AFP Massachusetts Chapter is proud to present Meet the Funders Breakfast & Roundtables Revere Hotel Space 57 Boston, MA  02116 Pl…

Summer 2014 BASICS Course (05 Jun 2014)
Summer 2014 Basics Fundraising Two-Day Course BASICS is an introduction to fundraising for those who are new to the field. Career changers and junior pro…