Everyone is welcome at AFP Greater Madison. Community members are invited to join us for any program, and chapter members receive discounts on registration. Our recurring event formats include:

  •  Educational Series: Luncheons or breakfasts with networking and educational speakers on a variety of topics; attendance is worth at least 1.0 CFRE continuing education credit
  • Conferences & Workshops: Longer format programs led by trained experts; some programs are multiple days
  • Roundtables & Discussions: Facilitated roundtable conversations on a specific topic; or Diving into Development, which is a peer-to-peer discussion group in which professionals bring current development issues to discuss with colleagues
  • Special Events: Exclusive networking events and National Philanthropy Day
  • Young Professionals: Programs and topics addressing the needs of the next generation of fundraisers
Genia Stevens
March Educational Series Luncheon: How to Leverage Social Media for Strategic Communications

"It’s really about connections.”  That’s how our presenter Genia Stevens, a marketing strategist, and strategic planning consultant, describes successful messaging and the importance of integrating what you do through social media with traditional communications and in-person networking. As…

AFP Board
Morning Roundtable: Board Development

Board Development: How to recruit, define their role, and keep good board members

CFRE Course photo - pen to paper
CFRE Refresher Course 2020

The AFP CFRE Refresher Course offers development professionals an opportunity to review the main components of a complete fundraising program. It is an intensive program intended to provide an overview, organized around the domains of the Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) exam, rather than on…