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What Can the AFP Greater Austin Chapter Do For Me?


Job Line
The AFP Greater Austin Job Line is intended to provide local Austin non-profit job listings. You can post a job here or search for jobs. All jobs are removed one month after the initial posting.

Monthly Luncheons
Luncheons are held at Green Pastures on the second Thursday of every month from 11:30am to 1:00pm. The cost is $25 for members and $35 for non-members. Previous topics include but are not limited to, Strategic Planning for Fundraising Success, Hispanic Philanthropy & Leadership and Marketing an Organization Perceived as Controversial.

Mentoring Program 
AFP Greater Austin Chapter is proud to continue our Mentoring Program for 2012, providing chapter members with the opportunity for one-on-one assistance that will enhance their knowledge and skills as development professionals.

Networking Opportunities
Between the monthly luncheons offered and the happy hours and work out options, you are sure to find your niche within AFP. Socializing with other non-profit professionals will build your knowledge of the Austin non-profit community as well as expand your network.

Professional Development

CFRE
The Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) is an internationally recognized credential for professional fundraisers who meet specific standards of achievement, skills, and expertise. CFRE symbolizes a commitment to excellence and membership in a community of fundraising leaders.

Certification requires a successfully completed written application and exam, and a pledge to follow the Association of Fundraising Professional's code of ethics and accountability standards. Applications are judged based on education, professional practice, performance and service.

AFP International
Have you visited the new and improved AFP International website? If not, take a few minutes now to explore the wealth of online resources available to you. Discover how AFP can provide you with the most up-to-date resources and connections you need to be a leader in the profession!

Scholarships

Below you will find links to all the various scholarship opportunities available through the Greater Austin Chapter.  As part of our commitment to AFP Funders, we are happy to offer these professional development opportunities to our qualified members and those in the greater Austin non-profit community who wish to become members.

Scholarship for Success Introductory Level Memberships:
Apply for a Scholarship for Success here (you must be logged in)

Membership Renewal Scholarships:
Apply for a Member Renewal Scholarship here (you must be logged in)

CFRE Review Course Scholarship:
Apply for a CFRE Review Course Scholarship here 

Indiana University Course Scholarships:
Apply for an IU Scholarship here

Blackbaud Conference for Nonprofits Scholarship (BBCON):
Apply for a BBCON Scholarship here 

2015 Chamberlain Scholarship:
Apply for the Chamberlain Scholarship here 

Williamson County Breakfast Series
We are pleased to offer a dynamic breakfast program in Williamson County four times a year. These breakfasts are held from 7:30 to 9:00am.  Networking with your Development colleagues as well as breakfast begins at 7:30am and the program begins at 8:00am.  Currently these breakfasts are being generously hosted by the Children at Heart Foundation, 1301 North Mays in Round Rock. AFP Members: $10, Guests:  $15

Hays County Quarterly Luncheon Series
We are pleased to announce the launch of the Hays County AFP Quarterly Luncheon Series. The luncheons will be held at the Learning Center in Seton Medical Center Hays, 6001 Kyle Parkway, Kyle, TX from 11:30 am-1:00 pm.

Media Accessibility 
 
The Chronicle of Philanthropy
http://philanthropy.com/
The newspaper of the nonprofit world

Nonprofit Quarterly
http://www.nonprofitquarterly.org/
Recent news and information in the nonprofit sector

Philanthropy Journal
http://www.philanthropyjournal.org/
News and resources for nonprofits

Philanthropy News Digest
http://foundationcenter.org/pnd/
News and jobs in the nonprofit sector

The Nonprofit Times
http://www.nptimes.com/
Business publication for nonprofits