Advancing philanthropy through education, training, and advocacy.
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    To join the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) – Berks Regional Chapter, you must join through AFP International.

    AFP Berks Regional Chapter (PA8) Dues are $40.00 annually plus International Dues.

  • BE the CAUSE BE the CAUSE

    The Association of Fundraising Professionals' BE the CAUSE Campaign is a fundraising campaign that benefits the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy. 

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Upcoming Events


The AFP Berks Regional Chapter will be hosting its 11th Annual National Philanthropy Day on Friday, November 17, 2017 at the DoubleTree Hotel, Reading. 

2017 Ticket and Sponsorship Information

2017 Award Nomination Packet


November, 2017

This program is open to all who are interested in grant writing/grant management.  This program will appeal to a wide variety of grants professionals from beginner to expert.  Nonprofits, Health Care Agencies and Educational Institutions interested in Community, Corporate and Private Foundations, State and Federal grants are encouraged to attend.  This half day program combines ethics and accountability along with sound advice from grants professionals. 

September, 2017

In this session we will explore the similarities and differences regarding what motivates the young and not-so-young to make charitable contributions. We will discuss what  motivates millennials, their parents and their grandparents to make a charitable donation?

October, 2017