Professional Programs 

Gain essential skills, take deep dives into advanced topics and interact with provocative thought leaders. Chapter programs offer a range of formats and time frames. See below for upcoming programs or go to Calendar.

Wednesday, October 12, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: Getting the First Appointment with Difficult to Reach Prospects
Presenter: Armando Zumaya

Wednesday, October 26, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: Leveraging Prospect Development In the Annual Fund
Presenter: T. Clay Buck, MFA, CFRE Master Trainer and Lindsay McCreary, MBA

Wednesday, November 2, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: How to Close Every End-of-Year Gift and Set Yourself Up for Success in 2023
Presenter: Laura Fredericks, J.D.

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: Crypto Philanthropy 101
Presenter: Alex Wilson

Wednesday, December 7, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: What is Branding, Really?
Presenter: Jarrett Way

Wednesday, December 14, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: Legacy Planning Webinar
Presenter: TBA

See more details about our 2022 AFP Global Live Webinars.

 Live Webinar AFP Golden Gate Chapter: Masterclass  LunchLearn

Past Programs

Wednesday, September 28, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: The State of Online Fundraising 2022
Presenter: Mike Snusz

Wednesday, September 21, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: Beyond Bilingual: A Development Professional’s Guide to Serving Diverse Communities
Presenter: Amy Wolfe, MPPA, CFRE

Wednesday, September 7, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: Board Bloom: Real-life Strategies in Empowering Board Members to Get Involved, Impact and Influence Others
Presenter: Dr. Pazit Levitan 

Thursday, August 25, 2022 * 12:00 -1:30 PM
Recruiting Diverse Candidates To Your DEI-Centered Board
Presenter: Christal M. Cherry

Wednesday, August 24, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: Grant Research and Writing Tips and Skills
Presenter: Dr. Beverly Brown

Saturday, August 20, 2022 * 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM –
Sunday, August 21, 2022 * 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
AFP Fundamentals Of Fundraising
Presenter: Adam-Michael Royston, CFRE, AFP Master Trainer

Wednesday, August 10, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: Community Foundations: Partner not Adversary in Growing Philanthropy
Presenter: Nancy M. Brown, CFRE

Thursday, July 28, 2022 * 5:30 - 8:00 PM
LGBTQ+ Mixer and Panel: Corporate Support Beyond Pride Month
Speakers: Gayle Roberts and Jacob Ittycheria (Moderator: Henry Pacheco)

Wednesday, July 27, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: 10 Ways (at least) to Screw Up Your Direct Mail
Presenter: Laura Amerman, Leah Eustace, ACFRE

Wednesday, July 13, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: Ten Tactics Beyond Meeting Requests to Engage Your Donors
Presenter: Kelsey DeForest

Wednesday, June 22, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: Flipping Fundraising: Building YOUR Adaptive Fundraising Muscle in the New Normal
Presenter: Mike Prosserman

Wednesday, June 1, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: What Sponsors are Looking For In Partners
Presenter: Chris Amos

Friday, May 20, 2022 * 8:30 - 10:00 AM
Going From Scarcity to Abundance: Nonprofit Realities
Presenter: Rhea Wong

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: No More Bad Events! Turning Lackluster Events into Transformational Experiences
Presenter: A.J. Steinberg, CFRE

Tuesday, April 26, 2022 * 12:00 PM
Inclusive Storytelling
Presenter: Amira Barger

Wednesday, April 6, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: Data Done Right Maximize Your Fundraising Intelligence
Presenter: Regina Alhassan

Tuesday, April 5, 2022 * 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
The Hank Rosso Forum IV

Wednesday, March 30, 2022 * 10:00 AM
AFP Global Webinar: A Better Fundraising Feasibility Study Method
Presenter: Andrea Kihlstedt

Thursday, March 10, 2022 * 12:00 PM
Capital Campaigns: Hitting the Ground Running with your Capital Campaign
Speakers: Debra A. Barnes, CFRE, and Melissa Irish

Tuesday, February 15, 2022 * 12:00 PM
Mindset Makeover: 3 Expert Strategies to Slay Your Doubts and Boost Your Confidence and Career
Presenter: Sean Kosofsky, The Nonprofit Fixer, Mind the Gap Consulting

Thursday, February 3, 2022 * 12:00 - 1:00 PM
The Evolving World of Grant Making
Presenter: Laila E. Dreidame, Associate Director, Foundation and Government Partnerships, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Friday, January 7, 2022 * 3:00 - 5:00 PM

Improv for Better Donor Conversations
Presenter: Jill Eickman, Founder & Artistic Director, Leela

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