The association was founded in 1960 as the National Society of Fund Raisers and is dedicated to fostering development and growth of fundraising professionals and promoting high ethical standards in the fundraising profession.
The AFP Triangle Chapter was founded in 1983 and represents nearly 250 members. AFP Triangle delivers exceptional benefits to enhance and localize the value of joining the International Association of Fundraising Professionals. At the local level, your membership will give you access to a network of conscientious professionals and a wealth of educational opportunities.
The Friends of Diversity Designation recognizes those chapters who have accomplished many of the key objectives outlined in the advancing diversity strategic goal. This designation encourages chapters to perform specific activities designed to increase diversity within fundraising and public awareness of the importance of philanthropy in all cultures.
The Ten Star Award honors those chapters who have accomplished many of the key objectives outlined in the AFP Strategic Plan. The award encourages chapters to perform specific activities that increases professionalism in fundraising, while promoting public awareness of philanthropy. AFP Triangle is a 10 Star Chapter.