The Greater Baton Rouge Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP GBR) is an award winning chapter, offering members the opportunity to connect with colleagues, engage in creative thinking, network with new friends and achieve great results in their work.

We focus on delivering innovative educational programs and events to help you reach your goals. AFP GBR is your link to professional networking luncheons; roundtable sessions; programs for advanced executives, mid-career professionals, and those new to the field. We also offer opportunities for volunteering, sponsoring special events like National Philanthropy Day, and much more. Help make AFP GBR work for you! Contact us at afpbatonrouge@gmail.com to learn more and get involved!

Please check out our programs, volunteer opportunities and get to know your Chapter leaders. If you're not a member, join today and be connected!


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    Applications are now being accepted for the Chamberlain Scholarship that awards a free registration to the 2019 Annual AFP International Conference to be held March 31 – April 2, 2019,  in San Antonio, Texas.  Applicants must be AFP members and have never previously attended an AFP International Conference.  The scholarship award covers the registration fee (minus a $10 processing fee).  Applicants are required to pay for travel, lodging, and meals.  This is a fabulous opportunity for someone who has never attended the conference!

    To apply, complete the scholarship application and submit it to Barbara Auten via email at bauten@alzbr.org or fax 225-387-3664 by August 24, 2018.