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ctober Luncheon: Donor Retention: Current Rates are Plummeting!
What Can Every Fundraiser Do to Reverse the Trend

Thursday, October 2, 2014 // 11:30 AM - 1:15 PM
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Sep 18 - Development & Public Relations Director
Living Arts, a dynamic and growing arts organization, is searching for a development and public relations director. ... more >
Sep 15 - Director of Development
Searching for an energetic, organized individual focused on changing the world through the mission of the Alzheimer’s Association. Must be a team player skilled in relationship building with staff, volunteers and donors. Manage a team spread across multiple offices while thriving in a team environment. Implement creative, brand-based strategies to further the organizational mission and achieve crucial measurable goals within a strategic plan. Strong organizational skills and an ability to anticipate fundraising opportunities and partnerships are critical. ... more >
Sep 1 - Director of Communications and Development
YWCA Tulsa is seeking a director level candidate for its Director of Communications & Development. YWCA Tulsa is 100 years old this year, and the organization is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all. ... more >
Program serving people with developmental disabilities and their family is seeking an experienced fundraiser to bring the organization’s development program to the next level. This is a challenging opportunity for a creative, high energy professional who wants to make their mark in the fundraising field. ... more >
Aug 26 - Development Manager
The Development Manager is responsible for identifying and attracting various funding sources including foundations, corporate partnerships and individuals. He/She will assist in planning, coordinating and implementing annual fund development plans in order to meet agency budgetary goals. The position requires knowledge of nonprofit management and an ability to leverage relationships benefiting Dillon. ... 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 >