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The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents more than 31,000 members in 235 chapters throughout the world, working to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education and certification programs. The association fosters development and growth of fundraising professionals and promotes high ethical standards in the fundraising profession. For 25 years the South Dakota AFP chapter has been the standard-bearer for professionalism in fundraising. Our members have access to a rich network of people with varied experience and perspectives.

With your AFP membership, you’ll not only experience immediate benefits but also acquire skills, knowledge and insights about fundraising that will serve you for the rest of your career.

The saying is true - “membership has its privileges.”

 

 

South Dakota AFP earned the 2013 Ten Star Award.  The Chapter Ten Star award honors those chapters who have accomplished many of the key objectives outlined in the Strategic Plan.  This Award encourages chapters to perform specific activities designed to increase professionalism within fundraising and public awareness of the importance of philanthropy.  Congratulations to the Chapter!

 

 

 


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Feb 17 - Director of Development
Northern State University Foundation ... more >
Feb 10 - Major Gift Officer
The American Red Cross is currently seeking a Major Gift Officer in Sioux Falls, SD or Fargo, ND. This mission-critical role serves as the key steward for a rich portfolio of current and prospective donors in support of the American Red Cross. The ideal candidate will have 5 – 7 years of proven experience in successful Development and Fundraising with a proven record for meeting an annual revenue target of $500,000 by identifying, engaging, cultivating, and ultimately soliciting major gifts from donors, thereby advancing the organizational mission and creating meaningful impact in the lives of both donors and beneficiaries of that mission. Interested applicants must apply online at: http://www.americanredcross.apply2jobs.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=mExternal.showJob&RID=52373&SID=521 As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, well-qualified women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. ... more >
Jan 30 - Director of Alumni & Annual Giving
The Director of Alumni & Annual Giving reports to the Vice President for Institutional Advancement and USF Foundation. The successful candidate is responsible for planning, developing, executing, and evaluating a comprehensive alumni and annual giving program designed to continue building the support base for the University; implement services and activities that engage alumni; plan and run special events designed for alumni and encourage participate in the life of the University of Sioux Falls, a private Christian institution. ... more >
Jan 30 - Major Gift Officer
A major gift officer (MGO) at USF will participate as a team member of the University of Sioux Falls Institutional Advancement Office, reporting to the Vice President for Institutional Advancement & the USF Foundation. It is expected that each MGO will manage a portfolio of between 125 and 150 qualified major and planned gift prospects by building relationships from prospect identification through meaningful and timely cultivation, solicitation and stewardship. The successful candidate will be a person committed to Christian higher education and the Christian mission of the University of Sioux Falls. ... 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 >
Feb 25 - AFP Foundation for Philanthropy—Canada Receives $400,000 Boost to Expand Diversity and Inclusion Efforts
(Feb. 25, 2015) 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. ... more >