Welcome to the Rhode Island Chapter!

The Association of Fundraising Professionals Rhode Island Chapter (AFP-RI) is dedicated to improving the skills of fundraising professionals, increasing the participation of members and non-members alike in chapter activities and expanding our professional and career opportunities to embrace the diversity of our communities.

MISSION: The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) empowers individuals and organizations to practice ethical fundraising through professional education, networking, research and advocacy.

2019 Chamberlain Scholarship Winners at AFP ICON


  • May 20, 2020 - Real-Time Audit by Tom Ahern

    First of its kind NEW format available to you exclusively through Tom’s local AFP chapter...

    Real-Time Audit by Tom Ahern
    Instant, granite-engraved, no-fail fixes to your most pressing donor communications challenges.

    Screen share the last thing you sent your donors (or the one you’re about to send) and Tom Ahern will tell you 3 things to dramatically improve its chances of success.

    Who's Tom Ahern? Well, as it happens, one of the world's top experts on donor communications lives in Rhode Island. And in the age of COVID-19 you’ll really want to know his secrets to success.

    Join us on Wednesday, May 20th, 2020 from 10:00am-11:30am

    A link will be sent later to all who have registered so you can can join the event.

     Chapter Sponsor

  • March 27th Event Postponed

    Due to the current status of the COVID-19 virus, the AFP-RI team has decided to postpone the March 27th professional development meeting. We will be in touch as new information becomes available.
  • New Events Now Open Through 2020!

    With the hope of easier schedule planning in mind, the AFP-RI Chapter is excited to announce that we have opened SIX different programs through the end of October! Please plan ahead with us, and take a look at the programs we are offering in the coming months - more details will be added over the next few weeks. For any questions, please feel free to reach out to the office at info@afpri.org.

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