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
CANCELED: Please note that this event has been canceled. Another discussion is scheduled for April 2020. Roundtable discussions are a great way to share ideas with your fellow fundraisers. How did we do and how do we improve? The topic will cover reviewing prior results; how to analyze them…
Heidi Zunker, lululemon staff trainer, will lead you through a new process to think about setting goals for your job and yourself. Personal goals influence how and what we do at work.
Learn how to use improvisation skills to connect, communicate, and truly listen to donors.
Through the amazing stories of our award recipients, we are able to share the power of this philanthropy with the general community and recognize some very special people. Join us for the 32nd annual celebration.
Trivia this: Did you know AFP’s YP Committee is turning 5? Young in age and young at heart, join the Association of Fundraising Professionals Young Professional’s Committee for Trivia Night! In celebration of the YP Committee’s 5th birthday, come nosh on some appetizers and sip on drinks while…
Bring ideas and Questions on solving the year-end rush!
Join us for the 6th Annual Fundraising Day Wisconsin Conference! More information coming soon!
Join your AFP Greater Madison colleagues for a happy hour (or two) of networking and socializing. This special event is brought to you by the Membership Committee. This is a great time to get to know your local AFP network! This event is FREE. Both Members and Non-Members are welcome.
Meet with the decision makers from a number of Madison’s philanthropic businesses and organizations.
Do you feel like you have read all the articles out there but still haven’t found the answer? Consider joining AFP Madison for this peer to peer group dive into development. We will use our time to talk about development issues that are on YOUR mind. Come ready to bounce ideas off of each other…
Your organization has worked hard to recruit planned gift donors. How do you stay connected with those donors and keep them engaged with your organization? Experts in gift planning will speak about their stewardship efforts and keep planned gift donors informed about your mission and intent.
A panel of three women with intellectual disabilities will share their experiences in attending college. They participated in an innovative program called the Cutting-Edge Program at Edgewood College. Dr. Hafner will share her research on how to change the culture of a college campus in order to…
Does your organization have a planned giving program? Are you following best practices? These and more questions answered during this roundtable discussion.
An endowment campaign can be just as important to your organization as annual fundraising. A successful campaign can help your organization thrive, giving you flexibility for stable funding and future growth. But, how do you know when the time is right? How can you run a campaign that won’t take…
Leveraging the expertise of a fundraising consultant can build your nonprofit’s capacity to advance your mission. But how do you know if your organization is ready to hire a consultant?
Join Betty Harris Custer in a discussion of volunteer fundraising in our community. Salli Martyniak, President of Forward Community Investments, will lead the discussion. Custer serves as Chair of the Overture Center Foundation Board, development committee chair for the Lussier Community Education…