The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents more than 31,000 members in 235 chapters throughout the world, working to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education and certification programs. The association fosters development and growth of fundraising professionals and promotes high ethical standards in the fundraising profession.

For more than 30 years the South Dakota AFP chapter has been the standard-bearer for professionalism in fundraising. Our members have access to a rich network of people with varied experience and perspectives.

With your AFP membership, you’ll not only experience immediate benefits but also acquire skills, knowledge and insights about fundraising that will serve you for the rest of your career.

The saying is true - “membership has its privileges.”


SD AFP Thanks Our 2019-2020 Annual Sponsors


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2020 Events at a Glance

JANUARY 8: Rapid City Monthly Meeting
JANUARY 21: Sioux Falls Monthly Meeting
FEBRUARY 6: Sioux Falls Networking Event
FEBRUARY 12: Rapid City Monthly Meeting
FEBRUARY 18: Sioux Falls Monthly Meeting
MARCH 11: Rapid City Networking Event
MARCH 17: Sioux Falls Monthly Meeting
APRIL 2: Sioux Falls Networking Event
APRIL 8: Rapid City Monthly Meeting
APRIL 21: Sioux Falls Monthly Meeting
MAY 13:Rapid City Monthly Meeting
MAY 19: Sioux Falls Monthly Meeting
JUNE 4: Sioux Falls Networking Event
JUNE 10: Rapid City Monthly Meeting
JUNE 16: Sioux Falls Monthly Meeting
JULY 8: Rapid City Monthly Meeting
JULY 21: Sioux Falls Monthly Meeting
AUGUST 6: Sioux Falls Networking Event
SEPTEMBER 9: Rapid City Monthly Meeting
SEPTEMBER 15: Sioux Falls Monthly Meeting
OCTOBER 14: Sioux Falls Networking Event
TBA: National Philanthropy Day, Sioux Falls
NOVEMBER 17: Sioux Falls Monthly Meeting
NOVEMBER 18: Rapid City Monthly Meeting