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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Mar 31 - Digital Marketing Coordinator
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is seeking an innovative Digital Marketing Coordinator to oversee and implement web, social media and overall digital marketing strategy in support of the League's programs and services, fundraising, and special events. Minimum requirements include bachelors degree or three to five years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. More detail at PeggyAdams.org/career-opportunities. Cover letter and resume to email@example.com. ... more >
Mar 30 - Chief Operating Officer
Position Summary: To assist the CEO in providing leadership to UWIRC; responsible for overall administrative operations and oversight of community impact, finance and resource development departments. Anticipated start date for COO: July 15, 2015. Send Cover Letter and Resume by May 8th to: firstname.lastname@example.org ... more >
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 >
Mar 25 - AFP, Relationship Science Announce Strategic Partnership
The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), the largest community of fundraising professionals in the world, has announced a new strategic partnership with Relationship Science (RelSci), a technology solutions company that enables organizations to strategically leverage the collective connections of employees, executives, and board members in order to shorten fundraising cycles and identify high-impact donors. ... more >
Mar 25 - AFP Texas Lobbying Event a Huge Success
AFP chapters from across Texas came together in Austin at the State Capitol building in early March to raise awareness of philanthropic and fundraising policy issues at the second AFP Texas Legislative Action Day. ... more >
Mar 25 - Top Ten (Week of March 23, 2015): The Lure of Poverty Porn for Nonprofits
(March 23, 2014) Learn about this topic and more in this week’s top ten, including what nonprofits can learn from Uber and AirBnb; the psychology of distractions; why you should crowdfund for your nonprofit; 10 insanely useful (and free!) Twitter tools for nonprofits; five ways to sabotage your call-to-action; and more! ... more >
Mar 25 - Bernard Ross Reveals the Next Big Thing in Fundraising!
(March 25, 2015) Have you ever wondered what your donors are thinking? Life would be so much simpler if you could read their minds. Now, we're actually a step closer to knowing. To understand what your donors are thinking, you first need to understand how they think. That’s where veteran consultant and author Bernard Ross, director of The Management Centre, and fundraising consultant Alan R. Hutson, Jr., principal and Managing Partner of The Monument Group, can help. ... more >
Mar 25 - Discover What Company CSR Executives are Thinking
(March 25, 2015) So, what are considered best practices in CSR? Does a CSR program bolster a company’s reputation? How does the company know one way or the other? How do companies keep on top of tracking, measuring and reporting impact? What is the future of CSR? What will the implications be for both corporations and the nonprofit sector? These, and other questions, will be addressed in the session “Understanding CSR from the Corporate Perspective” at the AFP International Fundraising Conference (Baltimore, March 29-31, 2015). ... more >