Educational Program and Meeting Archives

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
Six Penn Kitchen - 146 6th St., Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Topic: Direct Mail is Dead, Long Live Direct Mail Presenters:  Jenni Franz, Multi Print Media and Pat Siger, United Way of Allegheny County   New Venue,  New Date!   Jenni Franz has worked in all facets of the fundraising and event planning industry. From sales and...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management at Robert Morris University, 339 Sixth Avenue, Suite 750, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
  On May 8th YNPN partners with the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management for a one of a kind discussion entitled “How Boards Work.” If you ever wondered how to join a board, what executives look for when recruiting board members, or why it is beneficial to have board...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 9:00am - 12:30pm
Sisters of Divine Providence - Kearns Spirituality Center
The National Catholic Development Conference (NCDC) is presenting "Planned Giving:  An Essential Part of Your Development Fundraising Plan" on April 23, 2014 at the Sisters of Divine Providence Kearns Spirituality Center.  Richard J. Balmadier, Director of Planned Giving for...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management at Robert Morris University, 339 Sixth Avenue, Suite 750, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
  Are you using LinkedIn to its fullest potential? Come find out from a Professional Recruiter and an HR Executive   Learn how to utilize LinkedIn in your professional position, your job search, your networking, and more! Note: This is a brown bag event, so please bring your...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Cystic Fibrosis Office - 810 River Ave, Suite 100 - North Shore Pittsburgh
Walk to Success Event Topic: Team Recruitment Light Refreshments Served RSVP to
Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
Rivers Club - Oxford Center - Pittsburgh
Calling all newer fundraisers AFP and YNPNPgh are holding a joint meeting on Thursday, March 20 at 11:30 a.m. at the Rivers Club.  Have lunch and a speed dating session with our region's preeminent fundraisers. From annual giving or volunteer management, glean insights and answers to...
Thursday, February 20, 2014 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
Rivers Club - Oxford Center - Pittsburgh
"Successfully Engaging Your Member of Congress." Have debt ceiling talks, sequestration, government shut downs, and on-going Federal tax reform deliberations got your attention? Are you asking how your not-for-profit organization can navigate in an uncertain governmental climate? Then...
Monday, February 10, 2014 - 9:30am - 3:30pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Main (Oakland)
This full-day seminar is for individuals who have a basic understanding of grant proposal writing and want to apply their know-how to operating grants. Participants will learn about: Grant seeking process for operating support Similarities and differences between program, capital and...
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 - 9:30am - 3:30pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – East Liberty
Wish your organization had a website, but don’t know how to code or design, or think it’s not in the budget?  Or worse, do you already have a website but you’re not sure how to update it, add events, take donations online, or even how to reach your audience?  In “...
Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
Rivers Club - Oxford Center - Downtown Pittsburgh
Be Tactical – Raise More Money Presenters: Donna J. Myers, President and Roy Cheran, Vice President of Marketing TowerCare Technologies Power Power Presentation from this meeting The concept of this talk is to give people tactical ideas about specific activities they can easily implement in...
Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 8:30am - 9:30pm
Panera Bread - 300 Greengate Circle, Greensburg, PA - Host Karen Struble Meyers
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Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm
West Virginia Northern Community College
Click here to register for this webinar - Free to Members Demands for increased transparency and public disclosure has caused nonprofit organizations to report details on what they do and how they do it along with disclosure of financials including executive compensation. These reports raise...
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 9:00am - 8:00pm
National Aviary - 700 Arch St |Pittsburgh, PA 15212
    The Educated Sponsorship Pitch                                        ...
Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Senator John Heinz History Center
        2013 Celebration of National Philanthropy Day   Senator John Heinz History Center 5:00 PM   Click here for Awardees      
Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 8:00am - Friday, November 8, 2013 - 4:45pm
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium, 1 Wild Place, Pittsburgh PA 15206
AFP Western Pennsylvania Chapter is offering the CFRE Review Course on Thursday, November 7 and Friday, November 8, 2013. For an outline of the course, e-mail:  The fees for the Course will be $390.00 for AFP Members and $490.00 for non-members. Complete course outline...
Thursday, October 17, 2013 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
Rivers Club - Oxford Center - Pittsburgh
Presenter: HARRIET FRANKLIN, PH.D Topic: WRITING FOR IMPACT To register for this meeting as a member - Click here To register for this meeting as a guest - Click here To register to pay by check - Click here Do you know the most persuasive, powerful word in the English language - - a word so...
Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 8:30am - Saturday, October 5, 2013 - 5:00pm
Omni William Penn Hotel - Pittsburgh, PA
Join your colleagues in Pittsburgh for engaging educational sessions, exciting plenary speakers, networking and idea swapping at the 2013 AFP Leadership Academy! The 2013 Leadership Academy is open to all AFP volunteer leaders and chapter administrators. Each chapter is required to send one...
Thursday, September 26, 2013 - 8:30am - 9:30am
5430 Centre Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
No reservations are needed!  This event is open to guests so bring a friend or your whole team to network.     Join us for free bagels, coffee and conversation focused on fundraising.     Hosted by Marcia Wallander, this month's topic will focus on direct mail....
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm
ACHIEVA - 701 Bingham St Pittsburgh, PA 15203
  Click here to attend this free webinar viewing at ACHIEVA ** Please note that to view this webinar for free, you must attend the viewing at ACHIEVA.     Key Takeaways of this webinar include: ​-  Fresh data proving how your supporters use social media & mobile tools to...
Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
Rivers Club - Oxford Center - Pittsburgh
Topic: Philanthropy in the African American Communities Speakers: Karris Jackson and Mark Lewis, Poise Foundation Against the backdrop of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation's 2012 report "Cultures of Giving: Energizing and Expanding Philanthropy by and for Communities of Color", which shows...