Other community events for fundraising professionals

There are so many great organizations in our community that offer fantastic training opportunities for nonprofit and fundraising professionals. The following events and programs are not AFP Advancement Northwest sponsored programs and we cannot endorse the quality or content. 

If you'd like to let us know about an event, please email us and we'll consider sharing it here. 

Puget Sound Grantwriters Association

South Sound Lunchtime Meeting - How to Plan Your Work and Build Relationships with Funders
Wednesday, April 25 | 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

15th Annual Seattle Funders Forum
Friday, May 4 | 8:15 a.m.t o 1:30 p.m.

AFP South Sound Chapter

Building an Endowment for Your Nonprofit: Endowments 101
Tuesday, April 24 | 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. 

Everything You Need to Know to Start or Grow Your Major Gifts Program with Veritus Group
Friday, May 18 | 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (lunch included)

Capital Campaign Preparation: Ready or Not?
Friday, June 29 | 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. (lunch included)

Building Lifelong Relationships with Donors who want to give to and invest in our Missions

The Sanford Institute of Philanthropy at City University of Seattle in partnership with The Idaho Community Foundation invites you to join us to explore and learn how to effectively build all our programs and activities in a way that relationships with donors result in increased commitment to and support of our organizations. This program is designed and developed for nonprofit and board leaders.

Thursday, April 26th 8AM – 12noon
Riverside Hotel, Boise

Breakfast $20.00

Keynotes: Building Organizations that better serve their Missions - Sustaining Enduring Relationships with Donors - Panel: Ways to Think about Our Work

More information

CFRE Refresher Course 

Presented by AFP Vancouver Island Chapter 
Saturday and Sunday, May 5-6, 2018 | 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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Seattle Foundation

GiveBig 2018 
Wednesday, May 9

A one-day online giving campaign to raise funds for local nonprofits. Join us and GIVEBIG for all!

The Happy Healthy Nonprofit - Strategies for Impact without Burnout 
AFP South Sound Partner Event from South Sound Partners for Philanthropy

This interactive workshop form South Sound Partners for Philanthropy is based on Beth Kanter's new book, The Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact without Burnout. For more information about this AFP South Sound Partner Event from South Sound Partners for Philanthropy, visit their website.

Thursday, May 17 | 1 to 4:30 p.m.
The Hub at Lacey

Presenter: Beth Kanter
Non-Member/General Registration - $35.00


Everything Major Gifts with Veritus Group

You don't want to miss this incredible program with Veritus Group on major gifts! 

Friday, May 18 | 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
Tacoma, WA

Presenter: Jeff Schreifels 
Cost: $50 member; $100 non-member

More information and registration

Washington State Arts Alliance / Foundation 

Cultural Congress - Ellensburg, October 11-13, 2018 
This event will bring together arts administrators, advocates, artists, and educators from around the state. 

Now accepting session proposals - deadline for proposals is April 30.