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2018 Chapter Meeting Schedule

View Upcoming Events in our Chapter Event Calendar.

The AFP Northwest Arkansas Chapter holds chapter meetings on the third Wednesday of each month. Each meeting includes lunch and a program related to fundraising. The cost of participation for luncheon meetings is $15 for members/ $25 at the door and $25 for guests. Whether you are a member or non-member, we welcome you to join us! Registration is on-line only.

Please note that registration for AFP events or meetings is non-refundable.

NO MORE EXCUSES! - Simple, Successful Planned Giving

Presented by David Hall, Salvation Army
Date:
January 17, 2018
Time: Registration opens at 11:45 - Luncheon 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: John Brown University Rogers, 2807 Ajax Road, Rogers  

  


Crafting Your Northwest Arkansas Grants Strategy

Presented by Cheryl Kester, Owner, The Kester Group; Director of Grants, Walton Arts Center
Date:
February 14, 2018
Time: Registration opens at 11:45 - Luncheon 12:00 to 1:00 pm:
Location: John Brown University Rogers, 2807 Ajax Road, Rogers

 


Protecting Your Tax Exempt Status

Presented by Craig Cockrell, Tax Attorney, Mitchell Williams Law Firm
Date:
March 21, 2018
Time: Registration opens at 8:30 am  - Luncheon 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: John Brown University Rogers, 2807 Ajax Road, Rogers

 


Making the Ask and The Pivot

Presented by Jill Wagar, Chief Strategy Officer, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Date: April 11, 2018
Time: Registration opens at 11:45 - Luncheon 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: John Brown University Rogers, 2807 Ajax Road, Rogers

 


Panel: How to Juggle Being a Successful Leader & Manager

Presented by TBA
Date:
May 16, 2018
Time: Registration opens at 11:45 - Luncheon 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: John Brown University Rogers, 2807 Ajax Road, Rogers

 


Meet the Funders Panel

Panel Presentation in Partnership with FPL's Nonprofit Resource Center
Date: TBA

Time: 9am - 11:00am
Location: Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W Mountain, Fayetteville

This meeting is being held in lieu of a June meeting. There is no cost, as lunch will not be served. RSVP is required.

  


No meeting is held in July


Crisis Communications

Presented by TBA
Date:
August 15, 2018
Time: Registration opens at 11:45 - Luncheon 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: John Brown Univesity Rogers, 2807 Ajax Road, Rogers

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Ethics

Presented by: TBA

Date: September 19, 2018
Time: Registration opens at 8:30 - Luncheon 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: John Brown University Rogers, 2807 Ajax Road, Rogers


Story Telling/Annual Appeal

Presented by: TBA
Date:
October 17, 2018
Time: Registration opens at 11:45 - Luncheon 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: John Brown University Rogers, 2807 Ajax Road, Rogers

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Please plan on attending the National Philanthropy Day Luncheon to be held November 14, 2018


December: Membership Mixer
Come mix and mingle with our membership! Help us welcome newer members, look toward 2019, and answer any questions you might have about your AFP membership. We will also discuss getting started with CFRE, so please come with your questions!