WHEREAS the mission of AFPMASH is to enable people and organizations throughout the Mahoning Valley to practice effective and ethical fundraising through education, training, mentoring, and advocacy;and

WHEREAS AFPMASH is committed to educating and encouraging its members and the non-profit sector to better serve their respective communities; and

WHEREAS AFPMASH defines diversity as the seeking and achieving of a broad representation of experiences, perspectives, opinions and culture; and,

WHEREAS AFPMASH values inclusiveness as strengthening the mission of the organization;

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT AFP MASH is committed to diversity as an ongoing proactive process in its governance, committees, membership, programs and activities.