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And the honorees are...

National Philanthropy Day KC is a city-wide celebration of philanthropy and volunteerism in our surrounding community. The highlight of this event is the presentation of our philanthropy awards, celebrating those individuals and organizations in our community who exemplify a level of caring, commitment and contribution that some equal, but few exceed. We are pleased to announce this year’s honorees and hope you will come celebrate their good work on November 14.

2018 Philanthropists of the Year
Pat and Beth McCown

Nominated by Starlight Theatre

2018 Youth Philanthropy
Saint Agnes Catholic School

Nominated by Saint Agnes Parents and Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas

2018 Business Philanthropist of the Year

Nominated by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City

2018 Avant Garde Award for Innovation in Fundraising
Tiffany Bruce and Erica Ostroski, Big Brothers, Big Sisters

Nominated by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City

2018 Outstanding Volunteer Fundraisers
Deliece Hofen

Nominated by Children's Mercy Hospital

2018 Excellence in Fundraising
Jenea Oliver

Nominated by Rachael Steele

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Sponsorships and tickets are available now! 

2018 Programs & Events


Tactical Session with Julie Assel: Write a Grant in a Day
Kansas City
August 22, 2018

Tactical Session with Katie Lord: Development Plans That Work-Your Roadmap to Fundraising Success
Kansas City
September 7, 2018

AFP Fundraising Focus: The 5 Donor Love Languages with Tammy Zonker
Kansas City
October 4, 2018

Please visit our online calendar for a full listing of programs and registration opportunities.


We are pleased to partner with other local and regional agencies to provide our members with these additional educational opportunities.

AFP St. Louis Regional Chapter
The AFP Gateway Conference on Philanthropy
St. Charles, MO
August 29, 2018

(contact us for a member discount code)

Mid-America Planned Giving Council (MAPGC)

23rd Annual Building Blocks Planned Giving Conference
Kansas City
September 28, 2018


AFP News​​

From Across the State
Our AFP friends in St. Louis are hosting The AFP Gateway Conference on Philanthropy on August 29, with a focus on "collaborating for change." AFP KC members enjoy special member pricing - contact us to get your discount code.

did you know

Our website has a full resource center for AFP members, including access to research, a directory of consultants and more. Be sure to bookmark our new website, afpkc.org!

Member News
Attention AFP Mid-America Chapter members: Do you have professional news or updates to share? We'd love to hear - and share! Drop us a line and we'll share your news in the AFP Edge.


Career Development

Job Posting Board
Have you seen the AFP Mid-America Chapter job posting service? Check it out here! Here is a sampling of open positions on our service:

Volunteer and Fundraising Events Coordinator, KCUR

Major Gifts Officer, Rainbows United, Inc.

Leadership Immersion and Networking
AFP's Leadership Academy, originally created specifically for AFP chapter leaders, has evolved into the premier leadership event for fundraising professionals. Don't miss 3 days of AFP chapter management training, leadership development and networking opportunities with fellow fundraising leaders. Find out more!

Kansas City Region Nonprofit Salary Survey
Help define the nonprofit professional landscape of this region by participating in this nonprofit salary survey.

AFP Mid-America is part of the collaborative team led by The Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership at the University of Missouri-Kansas City working to compile a research report to provide an accurate picture of how nonprofits in our region are compensating their employees.

If you haven't responded, there are still a few weeks left to participate!

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