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We as fundraisers do more than just raise money—we make positive change happen! Without fundraising, donors and charities wouldn’t be able to transform communities and improve the quality of life for everyone. 


Fundraising increases the capacity of nonprofit organizations to create impact, and AFP—and its philanthropic partner the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy—are proud to play an important role in that process. Through our education, training, ethical practices, research, networking, collaboration and community building, we help fundraisers raise more money to increase their organizations’ capacity. Since our formation in 1960, AFP has helped fundraisers generate more than $1 trillion in gifts and donations, and AFP members raise more than $100 billion every year for charitable causes around the world. 


EMC 2014 Campaign - When we meet our goal, we will be entitle to receive 25% of our total funds raised back to the chapter for use in scholarships and training in 2015.  Some of the 2014 funds were used in conjunction with the AFP Chamberlain Scholarship that was awarded to our chapter to grant a scholarship of $500, and we, the chapter, matched it with another $500.  Our 2014 Chamberlain Scholar is Alexis Blades who attended her first AFP International Conference in San Antonio, March 23 – 25, 2014.  


Please take a few moments and complete the EMC 2014 Campaign FormPlease send it to me via e-mail or mail and I will forward it to AFP IHQ.  If you send it directly to AFP IHQ or go to AFP web site to support us on-line ( , please send a copy to me for our chapter records and that I can have documentation to follow up with AFP Foundation, if needed.  I want to make sure you get appropriate credit for your support.


If you have any questions please give me a call.   Thank you very much for your participation and support.




John Kelleher, CFRE

EMC Chair




15240 Lotusgarden Drive

Canyon Country, CA  91387-1834


Cell – 818-371-1631

Fax- 661-251-7900

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