Blog

Thank you so much for your interest in AFP-GPC’s new Blog! We’ll be adding content over the next few months and will share as posts are published. We hope our blog, which will feature articles and best practices from our members and sponsors, will serve as a resource for you as a fundraising professional. Check back soon!

Ethics in Action

Just to review … most ethical dilemmas focus on one, or more, of the following:   Tainted Money, Compensation, Privacy, Appearance of Impropriety, Stewardship, Honesty, and Transparency or Conflicts of Interest. 

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National Philanthropy Day: A celebration of philanthropy throughout the Covid-19 pandemic

The fundraisers and philanthropists in the Greater Philadelphia region hold November’s National Philanthropy Day in a prominent place on their calendar.

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AFP-GPC Survey Results: Part 3

This is the third and final in a series of posts about the recent AFP-GPC survey. This post will focus on the questions we asked about diversity, inclusion, and racism/inequity in the workplace. 

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AFP-GPC Survey Results: Part 2

This is the second installment featuring the results of the AFP-GPC survey and focuses on the impact of COVID on nonprofit programmatic and fundraising activities.

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AFP-GPC Survey Results: Part 1

In late-June through mid-July AFP-GPC gathered information from our community through a survey.  The survey was open to both members and non-members.

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Evolution or Extinction? The Fundraising ABCs of Crisis Survival

Decades ago, I was chatting with a foundation president and, I’ll admit, being a bit of a wise guy.  My point was that fundraising is constantly changing. If you don’t evolve along with your donors, they’ll leave you behind.  

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Diversity in Hiring

Diversity in fundraising is a popular topic right now. We, as a profession, have recognized that we’ve got some work to do in the wake of the Black Lives Matter movement spurred by the death of George Floyd. 

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