Welcome to the Central Virginia Chapter
Hello AFP Central Virginia!
The AFP Central Virginia Board of Directors looks forward to a great year filled with a variety of opportunities to engage through monthly membership meetings, mentoring and scholarship opportunities, and many more intentional initiatives that will add value to the work you do you every day.
As your 2018 AFP President, I look forward to collaborating with an exceptional team of professionals that will serve as the 2018 Board of Directors. Specifically, I am excited to work alongside Amanda Kennedy, Immediate Past President, and Danielle Ripperton, President-Elect. We are committed to intentional conversations, high quality programming, and opportunities to connect in meaningful ways.
Please stay tuned for regular communication about our year of programming.
We want to hear from you, and we will see you soon.
David E. LeFebvre
President, AFP Central Virginia
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Apr 24 - Senior Associate Director of Corporate Relations
The University of Virginia is hiring a Senior Associate Director of Corporate Relations. This new position will be a key component of our expanding Corporate and Foundation Relations team and will play a critical role in achieving the University's vision for its third century. Part of the central University Advancement office, Corporate and Foundation Relations is responsible for supporting pan-university projects, programs, and priorities as well as supporting and coordinating efforts across UVA's eleven schools. ... more >
Apr 22 - Assistant Director of Gift Planning
The Assistant Director of Gift Planning increases the capacity of the Office of Gift Planning by qualifying prospects including alumni, parents, and friends in person and by phone; providing prompt response to gift planning inquiries by email, phone, and through the Office of Gift Planning website; and drafting gift agreements, performing gift calculations, and finalizing planned gift paperwork. Typical work may include gathering lists of donors, following up as appropriate with local prospects and providing prospect referrals to traveling gift planning officers; reviewing and drafting gift agreements, providing gift calculations for less complex gifts, and providing final paperwork for planned gifts. The ADGP is expected to meet defined visit and solicitation goals and to attend fundraising events. Occasional local travel is involved, as donor qualification will take place in Charlottesville and surrounding areas as well as by phone; occasional overnight travel may be warranted. The ADGP will also assist with event planning and stewardship for the Cornerstone Society, the Gift Planning Council, and the Professional Advisor Network. Most work is conducted in partnership with experienced staff, with increasing levels of independence and opportunities for growth. ... more >
Apr 20 - Annual Fund Manager
Family Lifeline is seeking an Annual Fund Manager to be a member of the development team. This position works with the President, Development Counsel and the Board to manage individual giving initiatives and will raise money for unrestricted and restricted purposes from individuals for annual operating support and special projects. This position operates within Family Lifeline’s mission, vision, and values, which are incorporated in all aspects of job performance, and according to Family Lifeline’s policies and procedures and culturally informed best practice standards. ... more >
Apr 19 - Development Operations Administrator
John Tyler Community College helps open doors to life-changing opportunities, and the JTCC Foundation fuels those efforts by securing resources and building community partnerships. As a member of the Foundation's staff and fundraising team, the Development Operations Administrator is responsible for managing the database that provides the platform for fundraising efforts. In addition he/she manages all gift processing and donor acknowledgement, as well as office operations. The administrator serves as liaison to the Board of Directors. Learn more about the position and find application instructions at: https://www.jtcc.edu/about/employment-opportunities/9260 ... more >
Apr 23 - AFP Board for 2018
AFP membership has approved the association's proposed slate of board of directors for 2017. ... more >
Apr 11 - UPDATE: AFP Canada Board
Wonder what your AFP Canada Board has been up to? Board Chair Scott Decksheimer, CFRE provides you with an update. ... more >
Apr 10 - AFP Top Ten Fundraising Tips (Week of April 11, 2018): Should You Be on Facebook, Underlining Text, Greetings and Salutations & More!
(April 11, 2018) Our weekly round-up of blog posts, articles, videos and other resources to help you keep on top of latest trends and reach your fundraising goals. ... more >