Educational Program and Meeting Archives

Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 8:30am - 11:30am
  AFP Share!  Annual Campaigns Registration Form Time--Continental breakfast begins at 8:30 a.m. Program will conclude promptly at 10 a.m. Location--United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania,Westmoreland County Office Registration is open to non AFP members. An annual campaign is the...
Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 5:00pm - 8:30pm
Senator John Heinz History Center (1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh 15222)
  2015 Award Recipients Bruce Bickel Special Lifetime Achievement Award Michele and Pat Atkins Outstanding Philanthropists For the Love of All Animals Outstanding Youth Jay Carson Outstanding Fundraising Executive  Sheila Fine Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser George...
Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 8:00am - Friday, November 6, 2015 - 5:30pm
  AFP's revised CFRE Review Course offers development professionals an opportunity to review the main components of a complete fundraising program. It is a two-day intensive program, the purpose of which is to provide an overview of skills techniques, and program components based on...
Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
Presented by Lisa Palmieri, Ph. D. and Larry Story Topics to be covered include: What makes an engaging LinkedIn profile What areas of the profile should you fill out and how to make them sing How to bring your personality to your profile How to describe your professional and (...
Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 8:30am - 11:30am
    Using Social Media and Email Solicitations Have you spent time wondering what other organizations do to raise money, special events, major gifts, grants, etc and what really works? Have you asked yourself how can I be more successful in my development role? What is AFP all...
Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
11:30  Registration 12:00-1:30 Lunch, Announcements, and Program Workshop Highlights: Sponsorship Trends & Ethics – Drafting A Statement of Excellence Case Studies - Driving Sales For The Sponsor & Increasing Awareness For The Nonprofit Valuing Benefits and Pricing...
Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
Getting the Government Grant: Develop the Know-How to Navigate Governmental Funding Streams to Benefit your Bottom Line   Presenter: Patrick Earley, Deputy Director of Allegheny County Economic Development 11:30--Registration 12:00-1:30-- Lunch & Program Shannopin Country Club RCAP,...
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 8:30am - 3:30pm
  Emerging Philanthropy Confernce 2015   Keynote Speaker, Gail Perry, MBA, CFRE Author of Fired-Up Fundraising: Turn Board Passion into Action (Wiley/AFP) 
Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 11:30am - 2:00pm
Shannopin Country Club
Please join Todd Owens and Michelle Pagano Heck from Nonprofit Talent. Todd and Michelle will discuss topics relevant to both job seekers and employers: What job seekers should know; What qualities Non Profit Talent looks for in an applicant; What mistakes an applicant should NEVER make...
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 5:30pm
Mansions on Fifth
Join us for a wonderful evening of celebration with your colleagues.  
Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 5:00pm - 8:30pm
Senator John Heinz History Center (1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh 15222)
5 pm:  Registration & Exhibition Viewing 6 pm:  Dinner Reception (Mueller Center, 5th Floor) 7 pm:  Awards Ceremony 8 pm:  Coffee & Dessert   2014 Award Recipents Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser Ron "Moondog" Esser Outstanding Philanthropist...
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 8:30am - 11:30pm
Circuit Center (5 Hot Metal St, Pittsburgh, PA)
Topic: Moving from Major Donors to Mega Donors Speaker: Bob Carter   8:30 a.m.    Networking & New Member Orientation 9:30 a.m.    Breakfast 10:00 a.m.  Program   Moving from Major Donors to Mega Donors - Presented by Bob Carter As...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 11:45am - 1:15pm
Circut Center (5 Hot Metal St, Pittsburgh, PA)
Topic: Philanthropy in the LGBT Community Speaker: Chris Bryan from the Delta Foundation of Pittsburgh   Christine Bryan is a 25-year marketing & public relationships professional.  Her career has run the gamut from ad agencies to corporate clients including 12...
Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Six Penn Kitchen - 146 6th St., Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Topic: Fundraising Trivia Night Speakers: Larry Hostetler, Chapter Services Director, AFP International   Join us for something new and different!  It's Trivia Night and the topic is fundraising ethics!​  Test your smarts and enjoy an early evening of networking, prizes,...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
Six Penn Kitchen - 146 6th St., Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Topic: Direct Mail is Dead, Long Live Direct Mail Presenters:  Jenni Franz, Multi Print Media and Pat Siger, United Way of Allegheny County   New Venue,  New Date!   Jenni Franz has worked in all facets of the fundraising and event planning industry. From sales and...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management at Robert Morris University, 339 Sixth Avenue, Suite 750, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
  On May 8th YNPN partners with the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management for a one of a kind discussion entitled “How Boards Work.” If you ever wondered how to join a board, what executives look for when recruiting board members, or why it is beneficial to have board...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 9:00am - 12:30pm
Sisters of Divine Providence - Kearns Spirituality Center
The National Catholic Development Conference (NCDC) is presenting "Planned Giving:  An Essential Part of Your Development Fundraising Plan" on April 23, 2014 at the Sisters of Divine Providence Kearns Spirituality Center.  Richard J. Balmadier, Director of Planned Giving for...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management at Robert Morris University, 339 Sixth Avenue, Suite 750, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
  Are you using LinkedIn to its fullest potential? Come find out from a Professional Recruiter and an HR Executive   Learn how to utilize LinkedIn in your professional position, your job search, your networking, and more! Note: This is a brown bag event, so please bring your...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Cystic Fibrosis Office - 810 River Ave, Suite 100 - North Shore Pittsburgh
Walk to Success Event Topic: Team Recruitment Light Refreshments Served RSVP to walktosuccesspittsburgh@gmail.com
Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
Rivers Club - Oxford Center - Pittsburgh
Calling all newer fundraisers AFP and YNPNPgh are holding a joint meeting on Thursday, March 20 at 11:30 a.m. at the Rivers Club.  Have lunch and a speed dating session with our region's preeminent fundraisers. From annual giving or volunteer management, glean insights and answers to...