National Philanthropy Day Luncheon will be held November 17, 2022

Award Nominations are Open!

Become a Member

Whether you are new to the fundraising profession or a seasoned professional, a volunteer involved in the philanthropic process, or want to learn more about getting involved in your local chapter, the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) West Michigan is your go-to resource for all things relating to fundraising and the West Michigan nonprofit community. Please take a few minutes to explore the site to learn more about AFPWM and its role in the fundraising community and how you can get involved to advance your career.

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Join us for Friday Breakfast Events

Join us for a Friday morning virtual professional development opportunity once a month from AFPWM. Enjoy session from experienced professionals on the first Friday of every month from 8-9am.

The event is free, but pre-registration is required by Wednesday before the Friday event. You will receive the link to the meeting the day before, on Thursday. The ZOOM meeting will start 10 minutes before 8am for networking…..come join us a little early. Please contact Kent Vanderwood at kvanderwood@timothygroup.com with questions.

Learn more about these and other events by visiting our Events Page

AFPWM Book Club – September 29-October 27th Reading Dough Nation by Chris Andrus

A group of non-profit professionals will get together over four sessions and discuss the book
around a variety subjects including non-profits, fundraising, donors, leadership, and more.
Attendees can expect a unique and intimate opportunity where they can ask questions, share their experiences and dive deeper into discussions with their peers, around leadership in the non-profit sector. LEARN MORE