AFP Northeast News
Volume 4, Issue 5 - May 2019
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A Message from our President
With spring being the time of renewal, this month Chapter President Julie Keller shares new member benefits announced at the recent AFP ICON.
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AFP Member Moment
AFP Member Only Benefit: AFP has an incredible array of tools and templates on a variety of topics that help members get a jump start on new projects and missions. Start using these tools today!
A huge thank you to everyone who responded so generously to our BE the CAUSE kick off during the AFP International Conference. Because of your generous support, we received $110 in matching funds from Blackbaud and have already reached 75% of our $1,340 annual goal!
 
Please thoughtfully consider what AFP means to you personally and professionally and make a gift to BE the CAUSE today. Remember to select the AFP WI Northeast Chapter in the drop down menu so your gift is properly administered to our chapter.
 
When you donate you not only make AFP education possible, you help our local chapter as well. This annual appeal by the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy supports AFP education programs like the Chamberlain Scholarship, and affords our chapter the opportunity to receive a percentage of our gifts back to support our work in Northeast Wisconsin. 
 
Thank you for the great work you do every day to bring financial resources to vital community organizations in Northeast Wisconsin.
Ethics Corner
Donor Harassment - Do you feel safe and supported?

A study last year by AFP found that nearly one quarter of women in the fundraising profession had experienced harassment, with 65 percent of them reporting that at least one of their harassers was a donor.
May 10: Database Roundtable:
Gift Processing
Do you dream in data(bases)? Join us for our next Database Roundtable on all things gift processing. Reserve your spot for this free event today!
May 15: Morning Roundtable:
´╗┐What keeps you up at night?
Share stories and ideas to resolve those challenges that may be on your mind at all hours during this free event.
June 12: Building a Culture of Philanthropy
Learn how we help inspire and activate our organization to become more effective (and sometimes more willing) to embrace a culture of philanthropy.
Save the Date!
Fundraising Day Wisconsin is back August 22, 2019!
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Soon-to-be New Members: Celebrate AFP's 59th Anniversary with a Discount!
In honor of our 59th Anniversary, AFP will be offering a $50.00 discount to new members joining in the Professional and Associate categories only by June 30, 2019.
Get to Know Your Board Members
Andrea Collins
Membership Co-Chair

The AFP Northeast Wisconsin Board is comprised of many hard working and dedicated fundraisers. Let's learn more about those who work to make us a Ten Star chapter!
Job Board
Looking to hire a development professional? Are you a development professional looking for a change? The chapter's job board is always free for job seekers and free for members to list open positions. It's a steal for non-members to post for $50 and reach over 500 potential candidates and their networks!
Welcome to our New Members!
Kathryn Gardner
The Automobile Gallery
Green Bay

Kim Larsen
Boys & Girls Club of the Wausau Area
Wausau
Thank you to our Renewing Members!
Diane MacDonald
Community Clothes Closet
Menasha

Russ Mancl
Holy Cross Sisters
Merrill

Allison Scherer
Camp Anokijig
Plymouth
What does it mean to be a Ten Star Chapter?
The Ten Star award honors those chapters who have accomplished many of the key objectives outlined in AFP's Strategic Plan.

Earning the Ten Star Chapter designation ensures that your AFP chapter performs specific activities designed to increase professionalism within fundraising and public awareness of the importance of philanthropy.

Your Northeast Wisconsin AFP Chapter has been a Ten Star Chapter for more than a decade!
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