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January 8 - Monthly Luncheon Meeting

February 12 - Monthly Luncheon Meeting

You’ve Acquired Your Prospect Management System – Now What? 

Tips and Tricks for Maintaining Your System

Presented by:  Denise Heston

March 12 - Monthly Luncheon Meeting

How Every Fundraiser Can Improve Donor Retention

Presented by:  Chris Painchaud with Bloomerang

April 16 - Monthly Luncheon Meeting

May 14 - Monthly Luncheon Meeting

June 18-19 - Annual Fundraising Conference

2015 AFP Greater New Orleans Fundrasing Conference

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July 9 - Monthly Luncheon Meeting

August 13 - Monthly Luncheon Meeting

September 10 - Monthly Luncheon Meeting

October 8 - Monthly Luncheon Meeting

November 12 - Philanthropy Day

December 10 - Monthly Luncheon Meeting



Chapter luncheons are held at Café Reconcile - 1631 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.



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Feb 23 - Grants Manager
The Grants Manager is responsible for pursuing funding for all Audubon Nature Institute facilities, projects, and programs from government sources and private and corporate foundations. This includes: identifying prospects, building relationships with funding entities, preparing proposal-related materials, and managing post-award correspondence and reports. The Grants Manager works closely with conservation, research, education, husbandry, community relations, and finance staff and interacts with senior facility managers. Apply online at ... more >
Feb 9 - Development Officer - Audubon Nature Institute
Opportunity to join a fast-paced, ambitious team environment as a Development Officer with one of the city's largest non-profit organiziations. Proven fundraising experience and familiarity with Raiser's Edge required. ... more >
Feb 9 - Director of Institutional Advancement
Director of Institutional Advancement ... more >
Jan 20 - Grant Writer
The position is an integral member of the Development Department, managing a portfolio of corporate and foundation donors and prospects. Responsibilities include writing a large volume of grant proposals and reports for corporate and foundation funders and assisting with prospect research to identify funding opportunities. Because the position includes both grant coordination and some front-line fundraising responsibilities, the Grant Writer must possess strong problem-solving skills, a solution-oriented focus, an orientation toward multi-tasking and resourcefulness. Reporting to the Grants Administrator and Prospect Researcher, the Grant Writer has accountability for development revenues pertinent to grant funders. ... more >
Feb 27 - Chapter Boards Lead by Example in Achieving 100 Percent Chapter Board Participation
The following AFP chapters have led by example and achieved 100 percent board participation in the 2013 Every Member Campaign (EMC). These chapter boards serve as motivation and inspiration to chapter members to make their gifts to the EMC. ... more >
Feb 26 - AFP Foundation for Philanthropy – Canada receives a $400,000 boost to expand diversity and inclusion efforts
(Toronto, Ontario) – The AFP Foundation for Philanthropy – Canada has received a multiyear grant, valued at $403,674, from the Ontario Ministry of Citizenship, Immigration and International Trade to create a fellowship program that will support and train fundraisers from diverse backgrounds. La Fondation canadienne pour la philanthropie de l’AFP vient d’obtenir une subvention pluriannuelle d’une valeur de 403 674 $ de la part du ministère des Affaires civiques, de l’Immigration et du Commerce international de l’Ontario afin de mettre sur pied un programme de bourses visant à soutenir financièrement et à former des professionnels en philanthropie de divers horizons. ... more >
Feb 25 - Top Ten (Week of February 25, 2015): The Magic of Human Connectors in Fundraising
(Feb. 25, 2014) Learn about this topic and more in this week’s top ten, including 16 ways to get a meeting with your major donor prospect; 17 tips on working smarter, not harder; the surprising benefits of volunteering; things to know before tacking your next fundraising (writing) assignment; and more! ... more >