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The  AFP Manitoba Chapter was established in 1997 and is one of 22 Canadian Chapters representing over 3,500 fundraising professionals in Canada.

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Aug 10 - Executive Assistant (Closing Date: September 5-17)
The importance of understanding Canada by examining the histories of its peoples is an anchoring belief of Canada’s History Society. If you are highly organized, have experience in fund development or communications, and an interest in being part of a dynamic professional team that tells the stories of Canada's history in print, online and through educational programs, this position may be right for you. The Executive Assistant reports to the President & CEO and provides executive level administrative support in a national charitable organization, based in Winnipeg. ... more >
Aug 2 - Senior Fundraising and Community Engagement Coordinator (Closing Date: August 13-17)
JDRF is searching for a passionate and experienced fundraising professional to join our Winnipeg team. ... more >
Jul 26 - Fund Development Manager (Closing Date: August 31-17)
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Fund Development Manager will be an experienced and highly motivated fundraiser who is passionate about perpetuating the organization’s mission and values by working closely with the Executive Director and various Board Committees to plan, coordinate and implement donor programs, access operational grants for the Jubilee Fund, and for the sale of Jubilee Investment Certificates. ... more >
Aug 16 - A New Narrative for Canadian Fundraising
Canada is not immune to charitable issues and negative news stories. The recent media attack on fundraisers and nonprofits in the UK spotlighted the risk of being unprepared to defend the fundraising profession and its activities. In this introduction, prepared as part of a Rogare discussion paper on the topic, Scott Decksheimer explores the problem, challenges and opportunities for building a new narrative for Canadian fundraising. ... more >
Aug 16 - AFP Top Ten (Week of August 16, 2017): Texting, Fundraising Nuggets, Writing Captivating Headlines & More!
(Aug. 16, 2017) 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 >
Aug 15 - Scholarships: Advance Your Fundraising Career With Scholarship Support
The deadline is only a couple weeks away. Apply now for financial scholarships for the upcoming conference year! ... more >
Aug 15 - Speaker Discovery Series: Everyone Has a Story to Tell
In July, eight future speaking stars stepped into the spotlight in the inaugural installment of the "Speaker Discovery Series,” a pathway for new speakers to become part of the AFP speaking community and a safe space for fundraisers to share their experiences. ... more >
Aug 15 - The Top Five Reasons You Need to Attend Congress
AFP Congress is an annual high-impact learning and networking experience in the heart of downtown Toronto. Need a reason to attend? Here are FIVE! ... more >