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National Philanthropy Day

Wednesday, November 16


The San Diego Symphony

4:30 - 7:00 p.m.

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Chapter Webinar

October 25th, 8:30 - 10:15 AM

Location: United Way of San Diego


Small Nonprofit Networking and

Resource Group

October 26th, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Social Media Management: How Does Your Small Nonprofit Use it?

Location: The San Diego Foundation

Please contact Georgia Ringler at to register.

AFP San Diego Luncheon

December 9th

Outstanding Philanthropist of the Year,

T. Denny Sanford

11:30 - 1:00 PM






























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Oct 16 - Grant Writer & Development Specialist
Biocom Institute provides a tremendous array of programs to accelerate the growth of the life sciences ecosystem through workforce development and STEM education programs. Our industry-leading initiatives drive success for professionals eager to expand and enrich their skill set. Our world-class Science and Engineering Festival inspires today’s students to become future leaders. With a goal to invigorate the student community of southern California to embrace a career in STEM, and attract the best and brightest talent for long-term careers in life science, the Biocom Institute is a driving force in shaping the Science of Life. The Biocom Institute is an affiliate of Biocom, the largest and most experienced advocate for California’s life science sector. This position will play an integral role in shaping the future of the Biocom Institute and its sustainability as a part of the overall development plan. This is a full-time exempt role and reports to the Managing Director. ... more >
Oct 12 - Director of Development
The Scripps Research Institute – a world-renowned non-profit biomedical research organization – is seeking a highly motivated, resourceful Director of Development to drive the strategic vision of the Institute’s development efforts on both the La Jolla, CA, and Jupiter, FL, campuses. Based in La Jolla, CA, this position is responsible for creating and executing the strategic plan for major gifts, planned giving, annual fund, foundation and corporate giving, and donor stewardship events. Reporting to the Vice President, Communications and Development, and interacting closely with the President, executive team, and the Board of Trustees, this is an exciting and rare opportunity to build an exceptional team and create a truly integrated bi-coastal development strategy. ... more >
Oct 12 - Director of Development and Marketing
The Development Director will be responsible for developing strategies to increase funding, student enrollment, as well as the image of SDCCS through effective communication strategies. ... more >
Oct 12 - Stewardship and Communications Manager
Summary: The Stewardship and Communications Manager is responsible for developing regular, high-quality, substantive communications with current/past donors and prospective donors in order to sustain and strengthen the relationship between SDHS and its donor constituency. Communications include a diverse range of written materials and special activities such as newsletter/website articles, direct mail, stewardship reports, and donor recognition programs (e.g., special donor events, the SDHS donor wall, and others.) ... more >
Oct 7 - Development Director
Under the direction of the director, serves as part of the leadership team in strategic planning and decision-making; responsible for development and fundraising activities, relationship-building with donors, and cultivation of individual and other avenues of support ... more >
Oct 19 - Gaining Actionable Insights For Your Charity
Now available! The 2015 What Canadian Donors Want user-friendly data template. Read on for more information. ... more >
Oct 19 - Trillium Foundation’s CEO Inspires Diversity Fellows on Inclusion, Leadership, Tenacity
This mantra is one of the thoughts that Ontario Trillium Foundation’s (OTF) CEO Andrea Cohen Barrack shared at the summer social for the 2016 Fellows of the Diversity & Inclusion Fellowship. Held at William’s Landing in downtown Toronto, the event featured Barrack’s insights into leadership, growth and how tenacity helped her persevere through the many obstacles she faced along the way. ... more >
Oct 18 - Three Steps to a Fantastic Board Retreat
(Oct. 17, 2016) Missed Amy Eisenstein’s recent webinar on Three Steps to a Fantastic Board Retreat? You can still order the archived webinar and learn from her vast knowledge and experience, and we’ve got Amy’s five questions with AFP below for even more insight. ... more >
Oct 18 - Building a Holistic Approach to Grant Seeking
(Oct. 17, 2016) It’s tricky – we know that nonprofits can’t live on grants alone, yet there is over 50 billion dollars awarded every year through foundations and corporate grants. AFP had a chance recently to chat with Cindy Adams, CEO of GrantStation, about what goes into investing in a healthy grant program, the subject of her upcoming webinar, Building a Holistic Approach to Grant Seeking on October 24. ... more >
Oct 17 - Public Policy Update: Opportunities to Contribute to Public Policy and Public Debate!
(Oct. 17, 2016) Take note of these opportunities to participate and have your voice heard. Whether the topic is political activities by charities or the impact of CASL on the nonprofit sector, your perspective matters! ... more >