About AFP Suncoast ChapterEstablished in 1980, the Suncoast Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) is the largest chapter in the state of Florida. The chapter supports the purposes and goals of AFP to advance philanthropy and fund raising professionalism.
Special emphasis is given to educational programs and training. The chapter promotes standards of professional development leading to certification and support of the professional code of ethics.
Our ChapterIs governed by a volunteer Board of Directors
Is an affiliate of the AFP International
Holds monthly meetings on the 3rd Tuesday at noon
Sponsors an annual National Philanthropy Day event
Provides many scholarships to its members
Participates in the annual Planet Philanthropy Conference
Operates a Job Bank of employment opportunities
Operates Youth-in-Philanthropy and Diversity programs