Welcome to the AFP North Central Ohio
As your President, backed by a professional, highly capable AFP
Board, I am looking forward to a productive year. We all take the
responsibility to serve the membership very seriously. Please share your
thoughts about what you need from AFP now, what you would like to see
from AFP in the future, and about what I can do as your President to
make it happen.
The success of the Association of Fundraising Professionals depends on
empowering people who are dedicated to the fundraising profession.
Thats you, the members of the Association. And I have a challenge for
you: get involved or help someone else get involved. Think about serving
on an AFP committee that deals with issues that you are passionate
about: Membership, Career Development, National Philanthropy Day,
Diversity whatever area of our dynamic community you are engaged in
and excited about. Your participation, or helping another participate,
will allow each committee to make progress on its goals. You are the
Wherever you are in your career path, AFP North Central Ohio is there
to help you meet your goals. If you are not yet a member, I encourage
you to take a look at the many benefits of joining AFP,
both at the national level and local levels.
We have a busy year ahead but with your help, it will be a year in
which we make great strides. It is an honor to be President at a time
like this, and I look forward to listening to your wisdom and having the
chance to work with all of you.
Pamela J. Webb
President, AFP North Central Ohio Chapter
June 6, 8:00 - 9:45 am
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SEPTEMBER 12, 8:00 - 9:45 am
Huntington Bank's Seeds of Growth Program at the Pro
Football Hall of Fame
NOVEMBER 8, 11:30 am - 1:30
pm National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon at
the Hilton/Akron Fairlawn
DECEMBER 12, 4:00 - 7:00 pm
Annual Meeting (4:00 - 5:00) and Interactive
Etiquette Dinner for Fundraising Professionals
facilitated by Bob Pacanovsky
(5:00 - 7:00) at the Akron Zoo
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Membership Scholarships Now Available
Recognizing there are
individuals who would like to be members of the AFP North
Central Ohio Chapter but whose organizations may have
difficulty paying the annual membership fees, the Chapter is
pleased to announce scholarships for those with demonstrated
need and an interest in being active in the Chapter.
For more information on scholarships,
Please contact the
Scholarship Committee Co-Chairs - Hannah Paulin at
or John Zoilo at
firstname.lastname@example.org - with any
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