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. 

  • Member Organizations Member Organizations

    See which organizations belong to AFP Berks!

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

As the diversity of our community continues to grow, it is more important than ever that non-profit board of directors and committees reflect the community they serve. During this program you will learn important strategies for retaining and maintaining diverse volunteers for your organization including a unique training program provided by United Way of Berks County called Blueprint for Leadership (BFL). 

August, 2017

This will be a half day program tips and techniques on the grant writing process, discussion with leaders of the National Grant Management Assocation and more.

September, 2017

Save the Date for this morning program on Generational Giving.

October, 2017