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The Upper Mississippi Valley Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals serves a tri-state membership of more than 70 professionals predominately working in the communities of La Crosse, Wisconsin; Winona, Minnesota; and Decorah, Iowa.

Established in 1982, the Upper Mississippi Valley Chapter has a long tradition of promoting philanthropy and the Code of Ethics and Professional Standards.  The chapter has consistently provided educational opportunities for its members over the years, hosting monthly meetings September through June which include a business meeting and an education program.  In recent years the chapter has hosted a variety of audio/web conferences at sites in La Crosse, Winona, and Decorah.

Area served by chapter:

The Upper Mississippi Valley Chapter includes members from western Wisconsin, southeastern Minnesota and northeastern Iowa.

Membership benefits offered by chapter:

  • Monthly membership meetings with quality speakers and programs
    • Annual educational seminar held in conjunction with National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon        
  • Professional networking, speaking opportunities, and mentoring services
  • Member scholarships for the AFP International Conference and local Philanthropy Day events

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Our Events


  • 2018 July 26th Summer Session with Lisa Dietlen

    Jul 26, 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM (CT)
    Approved for 6 pts CFRE! 8:00 a.m.   Registration and Continental breakfast 8:30 - 11:30   The Keys to Living a Balanced and Inspired Life 11:30 - 12:30   Lunch Break 12:30 - 3:30   Transformational (not Transactional) Philanthropy
    Winona, MN, United States

  • Development Day Chicago

    Sep 14, 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM (CT)
    Development Day Chicago Hear from incredible speakers as you learn more about relevant fundraising topics!  The 2018 DDChi focuses on the following four areas: DISRUPTION IN THE FIELD  (Sponsored by Auction and Event Solutions)  TRANSFORMATIVE TECH  ( Sponsored by Pursuant) SOLICITATION SHAKE-UP EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP   (Sponsored by Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University) We are very excited to announce our keynote presenter, Penelope Burk! Penelope, a celebrated speaker, author and fundraising expert, has prepared a customized keynote presentation specifically for DDChi ! Where Philanthropy Is Headed …how to capitalize on donors’ strategic and independent approach to giving Register Now AFP_Development_Day_2018_Postcard.pdf

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