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


  • 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.
  • 2019 Census of Directors and Chief Executives of Rhode Island's Largest Nonprofit Organizations

    This report provides a baseline for nonprofits to consider what can be done to diversify the leadership pipeline for their organizations at both the CEO and board level. From a fundraising perspective, we believe diversity is critical to increasing the dollars raised towards the mission and expanding donor networks.
  • Kick off the New Year with AFP-RI

    Start off 2020 on the right foot, join us for professional development and networking through a number of events that have recently opened.

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