Below are major benefits you'll receive when you join the Association of Fundraising Professionals. Sound good? Then Join AFP and become a part of the world's largest community of charitable fundraisers.

Research and Practice Tools

  • AFP Code of Ethical Principles and Standards
  • Ethics Assessment Inventory 
  • International Statement of Ethical Principles
  • Promote Donor Bill of Rights
  • AFP Website
  • Fundraising Tools & Templates
  • AFP Connect online forum

Member Discounts

  • AFP ICON (AFP's international conference on fundraising)
  • AFP LEAD (AFP's annual leadership conference)
  • AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising
  • CFRE Review Course
  • Hemispheric Congress (biannual event in Mexico)
  • AFP Premium Webinars
  • ACFRE Certification
  • CFRE Certification

Professional Development

  • Complimentary Webinars
  • AFP Compensation and Benefits Report
  • Fundraising Effectiveness Project
  • Nonprofit Research Collaborative Survey
  • Advancing Philanthropy Magazine - Print
  • Advancing Philanthropy Magazine - Digital
  • AFP Daily newsletter
  • Membership Directory
  • Consultants and Resource Directory
  • AFP Career Center
  • Mentoring Programs
  • Serve on AFP Global Committees/Task Forces
  • Serve on AFP Global Board of Directors
  • Strategic Alliance memberships with sister fundraising organizations
  • AFP eCourses with MindEdge

Available Chapter Benefits

  • Networking
  • Member Discounts on Monthly Educational Programs
  • Member Discounts on Chapter Conferences
  • Member Discounts on National Philanthropy Day events
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Chapter Scholarships
  • Chapter Website
  • Chapter Newsletter
  • Chapter Mentoring Program
  • Chapter Career Center

News & Publications

AFP publishes several industry-leading publications that fundraising professionals rely upon for the latest and best news and information. A true member benefit, Advancing Philanthropy, the award-winning magazine published by AFP (four seasonal issues and one September issue), provides practical information, useful tools and other resources to help members succeed in the fundraising profession.

eWire is AFP's weekly news publication tracking trends and developments in the fundraising profession. Available to members as a member benefit, eWire examines fundraising issues as they happen, providing members insight into the most current questions facing the profession.