With your AFP membership, you’ll not only experience immediate benefits but also acquire skills, knowledge and insights about fundraising that will serve you the rest of your career. The saying is true - “membership has its privileges.” 
Zoom Live Meeting Broadcasts Available to Members

AFP SD members who can't attend a monthly meeting in person have the opportunity to watch live via Zoom. The Zoom login information is shared in the Cvent registration confirmation. Guests can register for Zoom meetings for $15.

We are now also archiving videos of past monthly programming webinars. To access these training sessions, go to Resources and log in with your AFP member information.

Sanford Institute of Philanthropy Discount Available to Members

South Dakota AFP has partnered with the Sanford Institute of Philanthropy at Augustana University to offer a discounted rate for SD AFP members.  Members will receive $100 off the registration for the full institute.  To access the discount promo code go to Resources and log in with your AFP member information.

The institute also offers professional development you can access at your desk.  Go to to view the series of short training modules.


AFP Web/Audioconference Recording Library

South Dakota AFP has a library of training of AFP presented web/audioconference recordings available for members to check out.  Please contact the Chapter Administrator at if you would like to check out a copy.  Below is a list of resources available:

"Mobilizing Generation 2.0" presented by Ben Rigby, 2009

"Recession-Proof Your Annual Campaign" presented by Stanley Weinstein, 2009

"50 Asks in 50 Weeks: How to Jumpstart Your Small Development Office" presented by Amy Eisenstein, 2010

"Legacy Giving Building Blocks–a simple approach to attacting long-term support" presented by Caleb Rick & Greg Lassonde, 2010

"The Truth About What Nonprofit Boards Want: The AlignMint Assessment & Strategies" presented by June Bradham, 2010

"The Truth About What Nonprofit Boards Want: Passion & Partners" presented by June Bradham, 2010

"Great Gifts, Great Expectations: Major Gift Fundraising in the New Economy" presented by Tony Myers, 2010

"When Raising Money, 10 Legal Matters to Avoid" presented by Marty Martin, 2011

"From Boomers to Echo Boomers: Giving Across the Generations" presented by Jun Bradham, Rachel Hutchisson & Tucker Branham, 2011

"How to Identify & Talk with Major Donors" presented by Timothy Logan & Phil Schumacher, 2011