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Legacy Giving

The Legacy Affinity Group is a networking group aimed at both those new to planned giving and seasoned veterans. It is a chance to meet others in the Silicon Valley interested in planned giving, share tips, resources and learn from others’ experiences

Our first meeting will be March 29th at Central Park Library. This meeting will be a meet and greet, a chance for you to network with others and an opportunity for you to express the educational opportunities you are interested in seeing the group conduct this year (e.g. guest speakers). 

2017 Fee
$ 30 - AFP Members
$ 50 - Non-Members
No refunds.
 

Tracy Wingrove, Executive Director at Foundation and Friends of Santa Clara City Library will be facilitating the group this year. We will meet for Brown Bag lunches on Wednesdays from 12 noon to 1 pm on March 29, June 28, September 27 and Oct. 25th

Questions? Contact the AFP SVC Office at info@afpsv.org

 

Grant Writer's

The Grant Writer’s Affinity Group is a networking group aimed at both those new to grant writing and seasoned veterans. It is a chance to meet other grant writers in the Silicon Valley, share tips, resources and learn from others’ experiences.

2017 Fee
$ 30 - AFP Members
$ 55 - Non-Members
No refunds.

These quarterly Brown Bag meetings will be a meet and greet, a chance for you to network with other local grant writers and an opportunity for you to express the educational opportunities you are interested in seeing the group conduct this year (e.g. Foundation Center Database at the library, program officers as guest speakers, editing tips, etc.).

The meetings will be held on Mondays - March 6, April 17, June 19, Aug 21, Oct 16 and Dec 4 and will rotate between the YMCA of the Silicon Valley and Bill Wilson Center. Exact locations will be sent to those who join the 2017 Grant Writer's Giving Affinity Group. Register now to make sure you are notified!

Questions? Contact the AFP SVC Office at info@afpsv.org


Major Gift's

The Major Gift Affinity Group is a networking group targeting both those organizations starting a major gifts program and dedicated major gift officers at more established programs. Ever have ideas or questions you want to bounce off other colleagues?  This is your chance to meet other major gift fundraisers in the Silicon Valley, share tips, resources and learn from others’ experiences.

2017 Fee
$ 30 - AFP Members
$ 55 - Non-Members
No refunds. 

These quarterly Brown Bag meetings will be a meet and greet forum and a chance to network with other fundraisers and provide an opportunity to express the educational topics that you are interested in seeing the group discuss this year.

The group will meet four times during the course of this year. The meetings will be hosted by Jodi Barnard, President, at El Camino Hospital Foundation in Mountain View. Meetings will be held 12 –1:30 pm on the following Tuesdays:  March 15, May 9, Aug. 8 and Nov. 7. Register now as space is limited to 12 members.

Questions? Contact the AFP SVC Office at info@afpsv.org