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Welcome to the AFP Connecticut Chapter

AFP Connecticut Chapter has more than 200 members and is part of the International Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) representing more than 30,000 members in 230 chapters throughout the world. AFP members work to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education and certification programs. They foster development and growth of fundraising professionals and promote high ethical standards in the profession.

2015 EVENTS:

Principles of Fundraising Certificate Program

  • May 20, 27, June 3, 10 & 17 
  • Click Here for more details.

CFRE Review Course 

  • July 30 & 31
  • Location: 

University of New Haven (Bergami Hall Classroom)
300 Boston Post Road
West Haven, CT  

  • $390 for AFP Members  /  $490 for Non-Members
  • Registration Is Closed



AFP CT Chapter Annual Networking Reception   - SAVE THE DATE!

June Network Event

  •      Thursday, October 8, 2015
  •      5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
  •      Eli's on Whitney - Hamden, CT
  •      Member: $20 / $30 at the door
  •      Non-Member: $25 / $35 at the door
         Registration will open soon! 



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