AFP Western Pennsylvania

AFP WPA is the key resource for fundraising and nonprofit professionals in Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Membership provides access to educational programs, networking opportunities and access to all of the benefits and services of AFP International. We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming program!

Join your fellow AFP members for holiday festivities with good food drinks and friends.  Leave the office early and enjoy the last AFP event of 2018!

Holiday Party Registration ($25)



Congratulation to our Awardees!


2018 National Philanthropy Day® Awardees

Nancy Zappala

Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser

Benjamin & Jo Statler

Outstanding Philanthropists

WOMEN of Southwestern PA

Outstanding Philanthropic Organization

Mikayla Davic

Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy

Jodi Weisfield

Outstanding Fundraising Executive

Cecile Springer

Special Lifetime Achievement Award

       Donate to the Scholarship Fund 


Coffee Connections –Mentoring

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 9:00am - 11:00am
The Bradley Center

No one’s above mentoring:  Whether you have been in the profession for 15 months or 15 years, there’s always more to learn, new positions and new challenges.

Presented by:

  • Pat Hargest, Director of Development at The Bradley Center
  • Adele Cannell

AFP Member Registration (FREE)

Registration for Non-Members ($10)


AFP News

Social Media Strategies for Special Events...and Everything Else
At the recent International Fundraising Conference in Boston, Lisa Chmiola, CFRE and Josh Hirsch held a session on social media. And people had questions. A LOT of questions. So Lisa and Josh answered them all. Read on for everything you always wanted to know about managing social media, potential hashtags, Facebook, Pinterest and much more