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National Philanthropy Day, November 16, 2017.  Click here for the Sponsorship Registration Form.
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Fundamentals of Fundraising, a 2-day course, November 7-8, 2017.  Click for more information

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Founded in 1983, AFP Orange County is proud to serve our more than 250 members who are dedicated to fundraising and advancing the spirit of philanthropy. Our Chapter members – executive directors, development directors, consultants, grant writers, fundraising volunteers, and foundation executives – cover the range of Orange County’s nonprofit community.

AFP Orange County strives to provide you the tools and connections you need to excel in your job!

  • Professional development conferences and webinars
  • Lunch learning sessions on diverse fundraising topics
  • A sound mentoring program
  • SNAP programs
  • Networking events, seasonal receptions and happy hours to stay connected with members

Please check out our programs and get to know your Chapter leaders. If you’re not a member, join today and be connected.  

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Oct 13 - Senior Director of Corporate and Major Gifts
The Senior Director of Corporate and Major Gifts manages a corporate/individual fundraising portfolio with a focus on generating new financial support from the corporate sector. This person is committed to developing a corporate portfolio of approximately $1 million annually. ... more >
Oct 12 - Deputy Director of Development
Center Theatre Group seeks a strategic, hands-on development professional to serve as Deputy Director of Development. ... more >
Oct 3 - Development Director
The Development Director will play a key Chapter role in leading and supporting the identification and moves management (cultivation, solicitation and stewardship) of relationship opportunities in the areas of individual, corporate and Outreach integration in order to best integrate them into the Chapter’s core program of work. Working in partnership with the Executive Director and aligning with Chapter functional lead staff and key volunteers, the Development Director will help lead the process of identifying and qualifying a pipeline of prospective donors, door-openers, fundraisers and leadership volunteers who meet agreed upon criteria for achieving our ongoing revenue objectives, including event sponsorship. Utilizing that created pipeline and the existing Outreach pipeline, the Development Director will help build strategic and tactical plans to achieve and ideally exceed Chapter financial expectations, across all revenue streams. Using an account/relationship management structure, the Development Director will be responsible for a mutually agreed upon portfolio. She/he will partner with key volunteers and staff to facilitate donor contacts and collaborate on the appropriate components of the moves management process. Included in the responsibilities of this position will be leading the Chapter’s annual Golf event. In addition, this position will help ensure the Chapter creates a positive, engaged, inspired and rewarding experience with all new and existing donors including those recently impacted by a T1D diagnosis. ... more >
Oct 11 - Member Spotlight: Emilio Alonso-Mendoza
AFP talks with Emilio Alonso-Mendoza, long-time fundraiser and nonprofit leader, about becoming a CEO, Hispanics in fundraising and the importance of mentoring. ... more >
Oct 9 - Ethics Resource Committee: Q&A with Valerie Campbell
The "Ethics Panel" returns to Congress 2017. Moderator Valerie Campbell shares some of the topics that will be discussed. ... more >
Oct 9 - Join Us at AFP Congress Next Month!
Who hasn't heard of Congress? What? Never attended? Don't miss this three-day fundraising conference event. This year's theme is Inclusion. Innovation. Inspiration. ... more >
Oct 9 - Data Template: Gaining Actionable Insights For Your Charity
Have you heard about the What Canadian Donors Want user-friendly data template? Read on for more information about this tool that will give you insight into your own donor base. ... more >
Oct 9 - Survey Results: What Canadian Donors Want
The next iteration of the What Canadian Donors Want survey is set for release this fall. Here is a review of findings from the last survey done in 2015. ... more >