Community Announcements

  • DEADLINE EXTENDED

    There is still time!

    The deadline to nominate an Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation, Outstanding Philanthropic Business, or Outstanding Philanthropic Citizen(s) has been extended to August 21st at 5:00pm!
  • SAVE THE DATE - 2019 National Philanthropy Day

  • 2019 Meet the Funders

    We're bringing it to you like never before.
    New space, new format, new funders. 

    Meet the Funders
    Friday, September 20, 2019
    7:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
    Cranston Country Club, Cranston RI

    Say bye to the panel and hi to your generous neighbors. When we say rub elbows, we mean it.

    So, save the date or sign up now!

    But whatever you do, don't miss out. These tickets will go fast.

  • 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.