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Welcome to the AFP Miami Chapter!

With over 30,000 fundraising professionals across the national organization, the Association of Fundraising Professionals is well represented locally through AFP Miami. The chapter was founded in 1975, however most well-known for hosting one of the first National Philanthropy Day celebrations back in 1985. Today, National Philanthropy Day is celebrated by AFP chapters throughout the world. 

Our primary purpose is to educate and advance the careers of those in the rapidly changing field of development. AFP Miami promotes ethical standards, networking for members and provides access to listing local, regional and national employment opportunities.



Mentorship Program - become a mentor or mentee


Thank you for joining us at our 2nd Annual Unlocking the Keys to Philanthropy Conference!

We would greatly appreciate your feedback on this AFP Miami professional development event.  Your input will help us make future professional development/education events even better! 

To download a copy of the event materials please click here


NPD Photos on Social Miami and Facebook! Herehere and here!




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Jan 10 - Director of Major Gifts
Director of Major Gifts in SE Florida for Southern Alliance for Clean Energy ... more >
Jan 10 - President
Miami Children’s Health System is South Florida’s only healthcare system exclusively for children. In addition to the newly rebranded Nicklaus Children’s Hospital and 11 outpatient centers located throughout Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach, and Lee counties, the health system includes the following: Miami Children’s Health Foundation, the organization’s fundraising arm; Pediatric Specialists of America Inc., a nonprofit physician practice subsidiary; a management services organization; an ambulatory surgery center; and a line of children’s wellness products branded KidzStuff™. ... more >
Jan 10 - Major Gift Officer
The Aspen Leadership Group is proud to partner with the Jackson Health Foundation in the search for a Major Gift Officer that will be responsible for securing major gifts from the Jackson Health Foundation’s supporters in the community and grateful patients of the Jackson Health System. ... more >
Jan 10 - Development Coordinator
Alpha-1 Foundation, a National not-for-profit in Coral Gables, seeks enthusiastic, organized Fundraiser to assist in fundraising, events, social media and direct mail. ... more >
Nov 22 - Director of Development/Campaign Director
The SEED Foundation seeks a talented, creative and experienced Director of Development/Campaign Director to spearhead SEED Miami’s fundraising activities and department. S/he will lead work on two tracks: securing the major and institutional campaign gifts to underwrite the purchase/construction of a permanent campus, and building a robust, comprehensive development program that facilitates broad community investment in SEED’s success. In this highly visible role, the Director of Development/Campaign Director will work closely with the SEED Miami Head of School and leadership team, the school’s Board of Directors and Capital Campaign Committee, and The SEED Foundation’s Chief Development Officer to develop our development function to successfully complete the capital campaign and to support the operations and growth of the SEED School of Miami. ... more >
Feb 22 - Advanced Professional Spotlight: Mike House
We talk with Mike House, president and CEO of the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation in Edmonton, Alberta, about his job, the use of acronyms, managing a large staff and the moment he realized he wanted to be a leader and a CEO. ... more >
Feb 21 - AFP Top Ten (Week of February 22, 2017): Demystifying Data, Rage Donations, Donor-Centered Charities & More!
(Feb. 22, 2017) Our weekly round-up of blog posts, articles, videos and other resources to help you keep on top of latest trends and reach your fundraising goals. ... more >
Feb 21 - AFP Position on Repeal of the Johnson Amendment
Discussion about repealing the Johnson Amendment, which prohibits charities from engaging in partisan, electoral politics. AFP stakes out its position, opposing repeal on a number of grounds. ... more >
Feb 21 - Why Are There So Few Male Fundraisers?
Fundraising has been a female-dominated profession for decades. Why is that, and is it going to change any time soon? AFP members provide some ideas and perspective. ... more >