Other Professional Development Opportunities

AFP is committed to supporting our members with the tools and knowledge to succeed.  Listed below are suggested websites and resources that may benefit you as a professional fundraiser.  AFP as a whole does not endorse these professional development resources as a sole source of best fundraising practices.  

If you would like to recommend a professional development resource, please contact [email protected].


Certificate in Effective Fundraising

Brought to you by ACC Center for Nonprofit Studies
Application deadline is January 10, 2020

The Certificate in Effective Fundraising (CEF) offers a comprehensive and systematic exploration of the key competencies required to be a self-aware, confident, reflective, ethical fundraising professional with a strong sense of professionalism, commitment and passion for the nonprofit sector.

Learn more about the Certificate in Effective Fundraising Course


AFP Board Summit

Mission Capital's  Board Summit
Presented by Texas Capital Bank
Thursday, June 6, 2019

Exceptional nonprofits need exceptional boards!

If you have been thinking about joining a nonprofit board of directors, the Board Summit is for you! Presented by Mission Capital, the Board Summit is an exciting networking and educational event designed to connect individuals seeking board positions with the executive leadership of 50 exceptional nonprofits who are looking for new board leaders.