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If you are a development professional, fundraising volunteer or thinking about philanthropy as a career choice, AFP Ottawa welcomes you!

Fundraisers operate in a world of urgent needs, changing public opinions, and evolutions in legislation and demographics. AFP Ottawa has the tools that you need to help your community find the joy in giving, to advance your charity’s mission, and to propel your career. Educational and networking opportunities, our Fundraising Day Conference and the Philanthropy Awards are popular draws. The mentorship program for those new to the profession, CFRE study groups for those advancing to the next level and information updates meet the needs of fundraisers at all levels.

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Feb 9 - Melissa McGuirk McNeil, Director Volunteers
Melissa McGuirk McNeil, Director Volunteers ... more >
Feb 9 - Director, National Capital Chapter
This chapter is poised for exceptional growth. Your challenge is to expand the scope and awareness of CWF with a focus on corporate and individual relationships, while maintaining and growing contacts within the wish referral community. Reporting to the Director, Ontario Region (located in Pickering) you will build on the operational strengths of your team and draw on strategic and operational support from a dedicated Advisory Board. In conjunction with a Volunteer Advisory Board, the Director, National Capital Chapter is responsible for developing and executing strategic and operational plans to support fundraising, wish granting and organizational growth of Children’s Wish in the Ottawa area. ... more >
Jan 28 - Senior Coordinator, Alumni and Donor Relations
Saint Paul University is currently undergoing a major renewal that will allow it to connect with a new generation of individuals who want to become more involved in their community. In order to support this transition and achieve its objectives, the University is seeking a Senior Coordinator for Alumni and Donor Relations. ... more >
Feb 9 - Andrew Watt, FInstF Again Named a Distinguished 2016 Improving Financial Awareness & Financial Literacy Co-honorary Chair
(Feb. 1, 2016) In February, The Financial Awareness Foundation selected their distinguished 2016 Improving Financial Awareness & Financial Literacy co-honorary chairs representing thought leadership within Academia, Media, and Financial & Nonprofit Associations. Once again, AFP President & CEO Andrew Watt, FInstF will join this prestigious group. ... more >
Feb 8 - Government Relations Tool Kit: If You Build It They Will Come
(Feb. 8, 2016) The newest AFP Canada toolkit walks you through the process of working with government officials on behalf of your charity and/or the issue it represents. Now, the question is, are you ready to start using the information to further GR public policy relevant to the nonprofit sector? ... more >
Feb 8 - AFP’s Canadian National Scholarship Program – Apply Now!
Interested in professional development but waiting for the “right” time? How about now, with the added assistance of an AFP financial scholarship? ... more >