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Welcome to the MO, Mid-America Chapter

The mission of the AFP Mid-America Chapter is to support and promote the work of ethical, professional fundraisers who facilitate philanthropy in the Greater Kansas City area.

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Jun 7 - Director of Major Gifts
The Director of Major Gifts is responsible for identifying, cultivating, and securing support from alumni and friends of the University in the form of cash, pledges, and estate/planned gifts. In order to accomplish Avila’s mission, strategic plan and campus master plan, this position will develop and grow a robust portfolio of prospects at the $10,000+ level. In addition, in coordination with leadership, the Director of Major Gifts will be responsible for growing a robust estate/planned giving program at Avila University. The ideal candidate will be comfortable raising $1 million+ per year. ... more >
May 31 - 2017 Officers and Board Members
2017 Officers and Board Members ... more >
May 31 - Executive Director of Development
The purpose of this role is to be an effective leader and cultivator of the philanthropic mission of College. The Executive Director of Development plays a significant role in the fundraising and cultivation of supporter efforts of the college. Qualifications: A Master's degree or a specialized certification program taking one year or more of coursework beyond a Bachelor's degree. Two years to five years of similar or related experience. Salary Range: Salary commensurate with education and experience. Position Status: Full-Time, Full Benefits Application Deadline: June 15, 2017 Start Date: July 01, 2017 EOP/ Drug Free Campus ... more >
Jun 20 - Canada at the International Fundraising Summit: Now It’s Time to Prepare!
Now that he’s attend the International Fundraising Summit, AFP Canada Board Chair Scott Decksheimer, CFRE, says Canada needs to learn from what’s happening in other countries to be better prepared for the future of our profession. ... more >
Jun 20 - AFP Top Ten (Week of June 21, 2017): Large Boards, Managing Your Time, Donor Recognition Opportunities & More!
(June 21, 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 >
Jun 15 - CRA Recommendations Support Public Policy Engagement by Charities
(July 13, 2017) In a significant win for Canada’s charitable sector, the Canada Revenue Agency has recommended major changes to laws and regulations that will encourage charities to engage more fully in public policy dialogue and development. ... more >