The Association of Fundraising Professionals, Mid-Hudson Valley Chapter (AFPMHV) was founded in 2006. Our chapter provides resources to fundraising professionals who serve approximately 4,500 public charities registered in the six counties in the Mid-Hudson Valley including Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, and Ulster.
The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) is the professional association of individuals and organizations that generate philanthropic support for a wide variety of charitable institutions. Founded in 1960, AFP advances philanthropy through its 30,000 members in more than 240 chapters throughout the world and has inspired global change and supported efforts that have generated over $1 trillion. AFP’s individual and organizational members raise over $115 billion annually.
AFPMHV works in collaboration with other professional development organizations in the area to provide educational opportunities of the highest quality through pooling of resources. As a volunteer-based organization, the Chapter provides opportunities for members to serve on committees and contribute to the Chapter’s ongoing development.