Membership Benefits

If you're not already a member of AFP, we invite you to join! With your membership, you will enjoy a wealth of career-building programs, educational resources, networking opportunities and exclusive member discounts. 

Below are major benefits you'll receive when you join the Association of Fundraising Professionals. Sounds good? Then 
Join AFP and become a part of the world's largest community of charitable fundraisers.

Not sure which Membership Category fits best for you or your organization?  Check out the membership categories here.

Research and Practice Tools

• AFP Code of Ethical Principles and Standards
• Ethics Assessment Inventory
• International Statement of Ethical Principles
• Promote Donor Bill of Rights
• AFP Website
• Fundraising Tools & Templates
• AFP Connect online forum


Professional Development

• Complimentary Webinars
• AFP Compensation and Benefits Report
• Fundraising Effectiveness Project
• Nonprofit Research Collaborative Survey
• Advancing Philanthropy Magazine - Print
Advancing Philanthropy Magazine - Digital
AFP Daily newsletter
• Membership Directory
• Consultants and Resource Directory
• AFP Career Center
• Mentoring Programs
• Serve on AFP Global Committees/Task Forces
• Serve on AFP Global Board of Directors
• Strategic Alliance memberships with sister fundraising organizations
• AFP eCourses with MindEdge

Member Discounts

• AFP ICON (AFP's international conference on fundraising)
• AFP LEAD (AFP's annual leadership conference)
• AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising
• CFRE Review Course
• Hemispheric Congress (biannual event in Mexico)
• AFP Premium Webinars
• ACFRE Certification
• CFRE Certification


Available Chapter Benefits

• Networking
• Member Discounts on Monthly Educational Programs
• Member Discounts on Chapter Conferences
• Member Discounts on National Philanthropy Day events
• Volunteer Opportunities
• Chapter Scholarships
• Chapter Website
• Chapter Newsletter
• Chapter Mentoring Program
• Chapter Career Center

Member Payment Plan

AFP appreciates the economic situation that many members face and is offering to allow payment of membership dues in six installments. The attachment below provides the details of how this plan works. If you are interested in participating in this plan,  please contact AFP Membership Services at (800) 666-3863. Additional information can be found at


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