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The City of San Diego and Father Joe’s Villages are hosting a week long grant training March 19 - 23, 2018 

Pay by January 1st - $1,095,

2017 Early Bird Rate

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AFP San Diego is partnering with San Diego Planned Giving Partnership.

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San Diego Planned Giving Partnership

AFP Chapter Workshop & Luncheon

January 12th 

 Colette M. Murray, JD, CFRE, is the CEO of Paschal•Murray and speaking at both sessions!

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Your job opening will be posted in the Career Opportunities section of the AFPSD web site. Your ad will be accessible by nearly 400 AFP San Diego members. The Career Opportunities section is an AFPSD Member Benefit.

Member cost: $100 for 90 days

Non-member cost: $150 for 90 days

Organization cost: $175 for 90 days.

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Jan 10 - Vice President, Development
Comic-Con International (CCI) is seeking a dynamic leader to serve as Vice President of Development for the upcoming Comic-Con Center for Popular Culture. Located in San Diego’s Balboa Park, this new cultural attraction will encourage an appreciation of comics and related popular arts through exhibitions, performances, educational programs, and outreach efforts. The Vice President of Development will be closely involved in the process of taking the Center from startup mode to full operations. The main strategic responsibility will be to instill a productive, relationship-based Culture of Philanthropy in the new organization. This will include hiring a staff team and building a full range of development programs from the ground up. ... more >
Jan 10 - Development Coordinator
The Arc of San Diego is one of the region's largest human service providers for people with disabilities. Since 1951, The Arc of San Diego has been providing services to people with disabilities and now serves more than 2,500 children and adults throughout San Diego County. Development Coordinator Summary Working under the supervision of the Vice President of Marketing & Development, the Development Coordinator develops and executes the organization’s resource development efforts and other tasks as assigned. ... more >
Jan 9 - Major Gifts Officer
The Major Gift Officer is an integral member of JFS’s dynamic Fund Development Team, which works out of the state-of-the art Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus to raise the funds needed to meet the needs of more than 25,000 clients who receive life-changing services from Jewish Family Service each year. Under moderate supervision, and with wide latitude for independent judgment, the Major Gift Officer is responsible for leading and growing the agency’s major gifts program, and managing relationships with donors capable of making significant gifts to further the mission of Jewish Family Service over the long-term. The major gifts officer will report to the Chief Philanthropy Officer (CPO) and supervise the planned giving specialist. The ideal candidate will be passionate about the work of JFS, and able to effectively communicate the agency’s case for giving. ... more >
Jan 9 - Philanthropy Coordinator
Job Summary:The Philanthropy Coordinator is responsible for supporting the Balboa Park Conservancy’sphilanthropy initiatives, including the mission-driven Sustainable Giving Program, donorstewardship and cultivation, gift tracking, grant activities, and related communication efforts. The Coordinator is a highly organized, detail-oriented individual with excellent written andinterpersonal communication skills. The Coordinator thrives in the dynamic, metrics-drivenculture of a start-up organization—they are professional, dependable, and accountable for theirwork. They must have reliable transportation and be able to travel to as required.Essential Functions & Responsibilities:? Supports the Director of External Relations and the Philanthropy Team (with relevantsupport to the Board of Trustees and CEO) as it relates to the Sustainable FundingProgram and as directed.? Manages pipeline development for the Sustainable Funding Program that meets orexceed established metrics of success. Including but not limited to tour logistics,ambassador recruitment and coaching, database entry and maintenance, eventsplanning and execution.? Initiates agendas and actively participates in regular coaching calls and educationworkshops related to the Sustainable Funding Program.? Coordinates tours, the annual stewardship event, and related cultivation experiences.The Philanthropy Coordinator assists in the development and implementation of donorengagement strategies.? Effectively communicates with internal and external audiences in an engaged, respectfuland knowledgeable manner. 12/2017 Philanthropy Coordinator? Assists with donor communication efforts as requested. Initiatives include but are notlimited to donor correspondence, email marketing, website content, event invitationsand social media.? Coordinates and drafts acknowledgment of gifts (cash, stock, in kind, pledge) by donorsin a timely and correct manner, in accordance with all gift policies. Accurately maintainscomplete dono ... more >
Jan 5 - Director of Philanthropy, San Diego, CA
This Internationally focused nonprofit is seeking a Director of Philanthropy to sustain and grow philanthropic giving, oversee operations and staff, and provide leadership and guidance as a member of the senior management team. Premierehire has been exclusively retained to recruit for the Director of Philanthropy for International Relief Teams. IRT works to alleviate the suffering caused by poverty and disaster from the forgotten corners of the world to right here at home. In the last 30 years it has provided $6.5 million in volunteer services and $343 million in medicines and supplies to families in need in 68 countries worldwide. ... more >
Jan 10 - AFP Top Ten Fundraising Tips (Week of January 8, 2018): 2018 Goals and Ideas, Getting the Rich to Donate, Using the Right Metrics & More
(Jan. 8, 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 >
Jan 3 - AFP Top Ten Fundraising Tips (Week of January 1, 2018): Nonprofit Marketing Nonsense, Board Retreats, Feeling Awkward about Bequests & More!
(Jan. 1, 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 >
Jan 2 - 2018 AFP Canada Board Approved
(Jan. 2, 2018) AFP sends its warm congratulations to the members who were recently approved by the membership to serve on the 2018 AFP Canada Board of Directors. ... more >
Dec 28 - Congress Approves Tax Reform Bills, Likely Leading to Drops in Charitable Giving
(Dec. 20, 2017) Research continues to show the final bill leading to drops of $13 – 20 billion in giving. Here’s a round-up of nonprofit provisions in the bill, as well as a statement from The Charitable Giving Coalition, chaired by AFP. ... more >