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Please join us to celebrate philanthropy and those who make a difference in our community!

Awards will be presented for:

  • Outstanding Fundraising Professional.
  • Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation.
  • Outstanding Philanthropist.
  • Outstanding Civic or Service Organization.
  • Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser.

 

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Aug 28 - Grants Training in Springfield, IL - October 27-28, 2014
The Sangamon County Sheriff's Office and Grant Writing USA will present a two-day grants workshop in Springfield, October 27-28, 2014. This training is applicable to grant seekers across all disciplines. Attend this class and you'll learn how to find grants and write winning grant proposals. ... more >
Aug 25 - Donor Relations Coordinator
Central Illinois Foodbank is expanding its development efforts. We are seeking a Donor Relations Coordinator to implement fundraising activities to ensure adequate resources to meet the growing needs of the Foodbank. Qualified candidates will be open-minded, mission-driven, and willing to accept challenges while working as part of a team. ... more >
Aug 12 - MANAGER, FUNDRAISING AND SPECIAL EVENTS
The American Diabetes Association (ADA) seeks a Manager, Fundraising and Special Events for the Greater Illinois Area. ... more >
Jul 24 - Executive Director
The Executive Director will plan, organize, and execute the business of the Illinois Counseling Association Foundation under the direction of the ICAF Board of Directors. This is a non-profit organization with current assets over $1.7 million. ... more >
Jul 24 - Development Officer/Fund-raiser
The Development Officer/Fundraiser is critical to the overall mission of the Illinois State Historical Society. The DO/F will work closely with the ISHS President and with the Executive Director to map out strategies to achieve the long-term financial stability of the organization. ... more >
Sep 16 - Top Ten (Week of September 15, 2014): Can You Plan on IRA Charitable Rollover?
(Sept. 15, 2014) Learn about this topic and more in this week's top ten, including making storytelling part of your culture, how to finish the year strong, using bitcoin, collaborations in grant proposals, how to check your current website against best practices and much more! ... more >
Sep 16 - New Partnership to Increase Student Philanthropy, Community Involvement
AFP and the Jefferson Awards Foundation are pleased to announce a partnership between the AFP Youth in Philanthropy program and the Jefferson Awards Foundation’s Students In Action Program. ... more >
Sep 10 - AFP's Response to National Post Article on Policing of Political Activities of Charities
(Sept. 8, 2014) Recently, Andrew Coyne penned this column in the National Post focused on the policing of political activities of charities. Coyne concluded that the best means of addressing the situation is to “take away the charitable tax designation—not selectively, based on their ability to dance on the head of a CRA pin, but across the board, outright.” The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) finds this conclusion fundamentally flawed. The charitable tax designation and the tax credit represent a gesture of confidence on the part of the people by way of their elected representatives, an acknowledgement of the effectiveness of nonprofit and community action and a commitment to the longstanding tradition of philanthropy in Canada. ... more >