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    Hi everyone,  It has been very heartening to see the AFP family come together in this Open Forum to support each other, both professionally and emotionally, as we deal with the COVID-19 crisis. The knowledge and advice that we've seen provided has really ...

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    Lorraine - As someone in Southern California I can say these very widely based on organizational profiles, and the type of candidate you're seeking. Title alone doesn't necessarily determine salary (ie Major Gifts, Foundations, Operational, etc). See ...

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    Thank you, Robert. I appreciate your insight. ------------------------------ Lorraine Fisher Assistant Director of Development (858)362-1179 ------------------------------

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    We run a camp program and have faced this issue too. We decided that our campers should not go into the database after they graduate or if they make a donation of their own. It just doesn't make sense to include them -- they're not the target audience. ...

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    I like Laura's suggestion about having a new member reception over Zoom and wish you much success. Please post how the event goes. Thank you. ------------------------------ Cassandra Moran Advancement Manager Cleveland History Center Cleveland, OH - ...

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May 1, 2020 - Please Be Sure To Read Our Latest Notice - AFP Open Forum Guidelines For Posts Regarding External Events, Discussions And Materials

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AFP Connect! We are excited to introduce new Topic-Specific Interest Communities as well as Affinity Group Communities you can now join! Below are the new communities - to join, simply click on a community link below, or go to the "Communities" tab, select "All Communities" and then search or filter for "Special Interest Communities" or (for the Affinity Groups) "AFP Task Force & Working Groups" to find and join them!

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