Welcome to the Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter

Founded in 1986, the AFP Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter is a regional professional association whose membership is comprised of persons involved in development, public relations, non-profit management, and fundraising consulting.  It is a chapter of the international organization, Association of Fundraising Professionals.  The majority of chapter members represent organizations in Lehigh and Northampton counties.  The Chapter currently has a membership of approximately 160 fundraising professionals.  

Chapter monthly meetings generally occur on the third Friday of each month (unless otherwise noted). Please visit the chapter event calendar for more information. Members as well as visitors are invited to attend our monthly meetings. 

The Chapter's Board of Directors and Executive Director strive to present programs that foster professional development at all career levels and provide educational opportunities for all non-profit constituencies, including board members, donors, youth and funders.  The Chapter encourages involvement by all members to maximize the benefits of Chapter membership.

Become a new member or renew your membership today!
Local Chapter dues are $45. 
For more information contact Sandra Bieber at Director@afpglv.org



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  • Friday, April 22, 2022 @ 12:00 PM Equity in Funding: How Foundations and Corporations are Giving Sup

    Hear from foundations, corporations and the business community on how they are adjusting their support requests to factor equity into who and what they support. How does this widen the door for more nonprofits to receiving funding and what does it mean for the future of fundraising? Share your insights with our panelists on what the nonprofit community needs and ask your questions about the future of funding.



    Panelists -

    Megan Briggs | Director of Community Investments| Lehigh Valley Community Foundation

    Danielle Joseph | Executive Vice President, Diversity Councils | Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce

    Colleen Mooney McGee| Manager, Community & Government Relations| CRAYOLA


    Moderated by Jessica Escobar-Eck, IDEA Co-chair and Senior Relationship Manager and United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley

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