Educational Program and Meeting Archives

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...
Thursday, February 20, 2014 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
Rivers Club - Oxford Center - Pittsburgh
"Successfully Engaging Your Member of Congress." Have debt ceiling talks, sequestration, government shut downs, and on-going Federal tax reform deliberations got your attention? Are you asking how your not-for-profit organization can navigate in an uncertain governmental climate? Then...
Monday, February 10, 2014 - 9:30am - 3:30pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Main (Oakland)
This full-day seminar is for individuals who have a basic understanding of grant proposal writing and want to apply their know-how to operating grants. Participants will learn about: Grant seeking process for operating support Similarities and differences between program, capital and...
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 - 9:30am - 3:30pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – East Liberty
Wish your organization had a website, but don’t know how to code or design, or think it’s not in the budget?  Or worse, do you already have a website but you’re not sure how to update it, add events, take donations online, or even how to reach your audience?  In “...
Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
Rivers Club - Oxford Center - Downtown Pittsburgh
Be Tactical – Raise More Money Presenters: Donna J. Myers, President and Roy Cheran, Vice President of Marketing TowerCare Technologies Power Power Presentation from this meeting The concept of this talk is to give people tactical ideas about specific activities they can easily implement in...