Day November 15, 2016
Event sold out
We will be recognizing these amazing finalists for their outstanding contributions.
Full details can be found here.
Generosity of Spirit Award
Elizabeth (Betty) Kennedy
Hopkins Family and Team 4 Hope
Outstanding Fundraising Volunteer Award
Corporate Responsibility Award
MAXIMUS BC Health Inc.
Outstanding Philanthropic Service Club Award
Zonta Club of Victoria Canada
Saanich Baptist Church
Provincial Employees Community Services Fund (PECSF)
Youth in Philanthropy Award ages 5-10
South Park Family School - Division 9
Youth in Philanthropy Award ages 11-18
Central Middle School
Edward Milne Community School Leadership Class
This two-hour session will feature your choice of seven round table sessions to attend. You'll select your topic of interest and sit with an area expert and discuss. We'll switch after 20 minutes to allow you to delve into six topics that are most important to your current fundraising plan.
Speakers and Topics include:
- Major Gifts - Cheryl Hebb CFRE, Director of Fundraising, UVic
- Sponsorship - Dean Freeman, Branch Manager, and Director, Wealth Management, ScotiaMcLeod
- Setting Up a Planned Giving Program - Deborah Walker, Manager, Planned Giving and Estate Administration, UVic
- Board Development - Diane Lloyd, ACC and Founder, Inspired Results Group
- Events - Leanne Kopp CFRE, Executive Director, Island Prostate Centre
- Stewardship - Colleen Bronson, Manager of Advancement, Mercy Ships Canada
- Social Media/Marketing - Tami Tate, President, Triple T Consulting
Did you know members receive a discount to AFP's annual fundraising conference? Members can save up to $300 on conference registration. Visit www.afpfc.com for more information.
November 21-23 AFP Congress 2016, Toronto
Wherever you stand in your organization, this year's Congress promises to provide you the perspective and knowledge you need to lead meaningful transformation for your cause and your career.
AFP Calgary Chapter
Banff Compass will be taking place May 8-11, 2017 at the Banff Centre.
AFP Greater Toronto Chapter
AFP Fundraising Day in Toronto is June 8, 2017
AFP International Fundraising Conference is April 30 - May 2, 2017 in San Francisco, CA.
November 2 Coffee Click
Please join us for our November 2nd AFP Morning Tea and Coffee Click.....where people and ideas just 'click'!
The purpose of these meetings is to discuss local fundraising concerns, to network and meet people that will enrich our efforts and energy for fundraising and to bring new and potential Island AFP members together.
These meetings are held on the first Wednesday of every month from 8:00 - 9:00 am.Register Now!
We meet in the Hillside Centre Food Court (close to the juice bar)
This months topic: "How to stay sane going into end-of-year campaigns".
Children's Health Foundation of Vancouver Island
Is your organization hiring? Reach out to more than 200 fundraising professionals by advertising your employment opportunity through AFP Vancouver Island. Price: $150 for members and $225 for non-members. Contact
Monica Powell at
for more information.
Resources for Members
Looking for a consultant or service to improve your fundraising bottom line? The AFP Vancouver Island Consultants Directory contains listings of consultants and organizations that provide products and services to the fundraising and non-profit community.
Browse the directory
AFP Ready Reference Series
These super handy PDF booklets are available to all our members when you log into the main site - they are all available now for a FREE download instead of purchasing, a total savings of $108!
Booklet Topics include: Developing Fundraising Policies and Procedures, Getting Ready for a Capital Campaign, Bringing a Development Director on Board and many more!
Click here to download.
Did you know that AFP Vancouver Island offers a library of online webinars available to our members to view free, from their own computers at any time? Have a look at our current list of
. More webinars will be added to our library over the next few months.
AFP VI Library
Did you know that we have a number of fundraising books available to take out through the Camosun College Library? Over the years, AFP Vancouver Island has purchased a number of books and made them available to our members.
AFP would like to thank the Camosun College Library for their wonderful work at organizing these books and systems for us!
to see the titles available and the process for borrowing.