Community Announcements

  • Rhode Island’s 2018 CFRE Recipient

    We would like to congratulate Beth Watson, CFRE of the Sisters of Mercy – Northeast Community on receiving her CFRE Certification in 2018.
  • National Philanthropy Day - Thank You!

    Thank you to all who made National Philanthropy Day 2018  a huge success, especially our sponsors!
  • Holiday Networking Breakfast

    Join us for the AFP-RI Holiday Networking Breakfast on December 7, 2018 at the Gamm Theatre. 

    Take advantage of a wonderful chance to network with your peers before year's end, and a chance to win great raffle prizes!
  • Diverse Communities Scholarship program

    The AFP Foundation for Philanthropy is pleased to offer the Diverse Communities Scholarship program for members of diverse communities to attend the AFP International Fundraising Conference San Antonio, TX, March 31 - April 2, 2019. 

    AFP is pleased to offer $1,500 scholarships ($799 conference registration fee + some travel expenses) for each of the currently identified AFP diverse communities. THANK YOU to everyone who contributed to the diversity scholarship campaign, for your generosity and for helping to ensure the success of this program.

    AFP’s diverse communities include: African-American/Black, Asian, People with Disabilities, Faith-based, LGBTQ, Hispanic, Jewish, Rural, or another underrepresented community. 

    The application process will open September 1 – October 31, 2018.  Deadline for application submission is October 31, 2018. Selected candidates will be notified by email by December 1, 2018.

    2019 Diverse Communities Scholarship Application

    This scholarship opportunity is open to members and nonmembers and we encourage you to distribute to the colleagues in your personal and professional networks.