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Welcome to the Florida First Coast Chapter Founded in 1986, the AFP Florida First Coast Chapter represents over 160 fundraising professionals at over 95 organizations. The mission of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Florida First Coast Chapter is to advance ethical philanthropy through education, peer support and advocacy, thus enabling individuals and organizations to better serve the diverse communities and people of the First Coast.  


January Program (Schmooza Palooza) - Wednesday, Jan. 17th


Location: The River Club

Cost : Members-$30; Guests-$45

Time: 8am Breakfast; 8:30 to 10am Program

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Jan 16 - Executive Director, Nassau County
Job Summary: Responsible for overall management and leadership of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Nassau County Foundation in support of the organizational mission and goals. Primary responsibilities include board development and resource development, with a focus on donor identification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship. Provide direction and leadership in the areas of Club operations, strategic planning, community relations, budget management and membership administration. ... more >
Jan 11 - Development Director
The Development Director of St. John’s Cathedral will be responsible for supervising all aspects of parish fundraising and stewardship. The purpose of this job will be to increase financial contributions to the Cathedral, including annual gifts (stewardship), major gifts, estate and legacy gifts and planned gifts. The director will manage the cultivation, solicitation and acquisition of major gifts, primarily for the preservation and maintenance of our historic facility and to build up cathedral endowment funds. In addition, the Development Director will oversee the annual parish stewardship drive, ensuring that all fundraising efforts are streamlined and well-coordinated. This individual will work closely with the Dean, Vestry, stewardship committee and staff and will report to the Dean. ... more >
Jan 8 - Associate Director of Development & Stewardship
The Diocese of St. Augustine has an opening for a Full-Time Associate Director of Development & Stewardship. The successful candidate must be driven, have experience in fundraising and/or donor relations, and possess excellent verbal and written communication skills. Duties include directing the Bishop’s Annual Stewardship Appeal, managing donor relations and records, and promoting diocesan stewardship education and activities. A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree is required. CFRE, ECRF or other certification is preferred. For a complete job description, click here. Please send your cover letter and resume to with “Associate Director of Development & Stewardship” in the subject line. We kindly ask that you do not call for inquiries. ... more >
Jan 2 - Director of Education and Community Outreach
For this senior staff position, the World Affairs Council of Jacksonville seeks a person with experience in project management, event planning and fundraising; excellent communication skills; an interest in and understanding of international issues; a commitment to education; and a strong work ethic. A master’s degree or comparable work experience is preferred. ... more >
Dec 5 - Special Projects Manager
Dreams Come True, The First Coast’s only locally based non-profit organization dedicated to fulfilling the dreams of local children battling life-threatening illness, is seeking candidates for Special Projects Manager. This is a fundraising position with the primary focus on income generation, including the management and development of the organization’s signature 5K event. ... more >
Jan 16 - AFP Top Ten Fundraising Tips (Week of January 15, 2018): Using Emotional Appeals, Planned Giving, Prospect Research & More!
(Jan. 15, 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 >