Welcome to AFP FL, Indian River Chapter. AFP Indian River promotes professional development, networking and volunteer opportunities for local fund development professionals, and is committed to diversity as an ongoing proactive process in its governance, committees, membership, programs and activities.
The Chapter's mission is to advance ethical philanthropy through education and peer support and advocacy, thus enabling individuals and organizations to better serve the diverse communities and people of Indian River County. The chapter holds regular educational sessions on various topics, and each November the chapter presents its National Philanthropy Day Celebration.
Born out of the Treasure Coast AFP Chapter in 2007, AFP Indian River now has over 70 members, which reflects a cross-section of Indian River County's nonprofit community, as well as the consultants and resource partners who serve our industry.
We welcome professionals at all career levels from organizations of all sizes. For more information on membership, click here>>
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Feb 13 - Donor Relations Coordinator
Harvest Food & Outreach Center of Indian River County is seeking a motivated individual that is interested in a position that presents opportunities for professional growth and advancement in the position of Donor Relations Coordinator. This is a full-time, 12-months/year, professional staff position to begin as soon as possible. ... more >
Jan 20 - Development Associate/Office Manager
Under the general direction of the Director of Development (DOD), the Development Associate conducts Florida fundraising activities with local funder constituent groups and individuals. The work encompasses independent fundraising, donor/prospect relations, foundation, corporate, civic and community outreach, and education tasks for a variety of constituencies. In addition, this position performs, coordinates and oversees standard administrative duties in support of office and laboratory operations. This person provides support to the HSWRI Facilities Manager, Information Technology Director and Chief Financial Officer as a colleague, but reports only to the DOD. The position is based in Melbourne Beach, Florida at HSWRI’s Coconut Point office (CP), but provides occasional support to a satellite office in Orlando, Florida. ... more >
Dec 18 - Director of Philanthropy
Director of Philanthropy McKee Botanical Garden Vero Beach seeks FT Development Director to manage non-profit fund development program. Bachelor’s required; 3-5 years experience. Email resume to email@example.com. ... more >
Dec 16 - Annual Fund Manager
The Annual Fund Manager is responsible for the overall success of comprehensive, multi-channel annual giving program primarily focused on donors. ... more >
Feb 27 - Chapter Boards Lead by Example in Achieving 100 Percent Chapter Board Participation
The following AFP chapters have led by example and achieved 100 percent board participation in the 2013 Every Member Campaign (EMC). These chapter boards serve as motivation and inspiration to chapter members to make their gifts to the EMC. ... more >
Feb 26 - AFP Foundation for Philanthropy – Canada receives a $400,000 boost to expand diversity and inclusion efforts
(Toronto, Ontario) – The AFP Foundation for Philanthropy – Canada has received a multiyear grant, valued at $403,674, from the Ontario Ministry of Citizenship, Immigration and International Trade to create a fellowship program that will support and train fundraisers from diverse backgrounds. La Fondation canadienne pour la philanthropie de l’AFP vient d’obtenir une subvention pluriannuelle d’une valeur de 403 674 $ de la part du ministère des Affaires civiques, de l’Immigration et du Commerce international de l’Ontario afin de mettre sur pied un programme de bourses visant à soutenir financièrement et à former des professionnels en philanthropie de divers horizons. ... more >
Feb 25 - Top Ten (Week of February 25, 2015): The Magic of Human Connectors in Fundraising
(Feb. 25, 2014) Learn about this topic and more in this week’s top ten, including 16 ways to get a meeting with your major donor prospect; 17 tips on working smarter, not harder; the surprising benefits of volunteering; things to know before tacking your next fundraising (writing) assignment; and more! ... more >