Building leaders who fundraise and inspiring fundraisers who lead
AFP Advancement Northwest is one of the largest Association of Fundraising Professionals chapters in the world. With nearly 1,000 members, Advancement Northwest combines the unique strengths of our two founding organizations: AFP Washington and the Northwest Development Officers Association, which united in 2015. Together as one powerful voice for philanthropy, Advancement Northwest is opening doors to even more innovative opportunities to advance the skills of development professionals and the prestige of the profession.
Our Vision: For our communities to be models of philanthropic impact
Our Mission: Building leaders who fundraise to transform communities locally and across the world
To elevate the professionalism of fundraisers at all stages of their careers
To promote high ethical standards, build trust among donors
To preserve and enhance philanthropy and volunteerism
To serve as one powerful voice in confronting the pressing challenges facing the nonprofit sector today