EIN 13-2590764

Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP)

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The mission of the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy is to enhance philanthropy and volunteerism through programs of education, research and service that benefit those that lead, serve and support nonprofit institutions.
Related structure
AFP is a parent organization to a group of 166 other organizations.
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Program areas at AFP

Professional development: this program is the home of the Association's non-dues revenue programs focused on professional development and information resources. Key programs and projects include the international Fundraising conference; various education and training programs such as fundamentals of Fundraising, cfre refresher, afp's webinar series, e-courses, Fundraising principles and practice course, and faculty training academy; and information resources including advancing philanthropy magazine, the ready reference books series, and online "hot topic" annotated summaries of resources related to key Fundraising topics. All these programs help fulfill the Association's strategic goal to provide relevant, quality education.
Member and Chapter services: this program focuses on the member experience to ensure that each member receives the full benefit of the services offered through their membership to assist them in practicing effective and ethical Fundraising. Member and Chapter services also acts as a liaison to the Association chapters to ensure that members experience the same benefits on a local level.
Marketing and communications: this program is responsible for informing the members and general public of the Association's mission and core activities through various media such as social media, websites, and the design of visual marketing and promotional materials.
Public policy, advocacy, and ethics: this program helps Association members understand how critical public policy and ethics are and how to act as advocates in their communities and organizations for ethical Fundraising laws, regulations, and standard practices. The objective and initiatives are to develop member education and tool kits for Chapter use that make public policy and ethics easy to understand and advocate.

Grants made by AFP

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Afp Foundation for PhilanthropyGeneral Support$0

Who funds Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Afp Foundation for PhilanthropyIcon 2021$15,000
Berks County Community FoundationFor Edgar Villanueva Presentation at the 2022 National Philanthropy Day Event$12,000
Greater Toledo Community Foundation2020 & 2021 Scholarships and Webinars$5,530

Personnel at AFP

Mike GeigerPresident and Chief Executive Officer , Afp$459,721
David SigmanChief Financial Officer and Vice President , Business Operations$177,825
Derek MulhernChief of Staff / Chapter Development Director$144,932
Michael NilsenVice President Marketing , Communications and Public Policy / Vice President , Communications and Public Policy / Vice President , Public Affairs / Vice President , Public Policy$148,423
Todd McLaughlinVice President , Marketing and Communications$156,537
...and 31 more key personnel

Financials for AFP

RevenuesFYE 12/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$39,402
Program services$22,858
Membership dues$8,404
Investment income and dividends$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from gaming activities and fundraising events, combined$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$62,260

Form 990s for AFP

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-122023-05-03990EZView PDF
2021-122022-09-28990View PDF
2021-122022-05-18990EZView PDF
2020-122021-11-01990View PDF
2020-122021-05-16990EZView PDF
...and 10 more Form 990s
Data update history
June 18, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 4 new personnel
June 17, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 4 new personnel
May 18, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 1 new vendor, including
May 13, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 4 new personnel
May 12, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 1 new vendor, including
Nonprofit Types
Professional associationsBusiness and community development organizationsHeadquarter / parent organizations
Business and industry
MembershipsPolitical advocacyOperates internationallyReceives government fundingCommunity engagement / volunteeringNo full-time employees
General information
4300 Wilson Blvd Ste 300
Arlington, VA 22203
Metro area
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Arlington County, VA
Website URL
(703) 684-0410
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990-EZ
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
S41: Promotion of Business
NAICS code, primary
813920: Professional Associations
Parent/child status
Parent of group exemption
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