Welcome to the Manitoba Chapter
The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents more than 30,000 members in 233 chapters throughout the world, working to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education and certification programs. AFP Manitoba is proud to be a part of this international organization.
REGISTER TODAY! Donor Panel and Reception
December 12, 2013 – Winnipeg Art Gallery
2013 NPD Award Recipients Announced
Celebrate Manitoba Philanthropy!
2013 Award Recipients
AFP Manitoba is proud to announce this year’s recipients and to invite you to celebrate the best in Manitoba philanthropy with us on November 15!
Outstanding Youth In Philanthropy (15 and Under)
École Selkirk Junior High (ESJH)
As a part of the B.O.S.S. Guitar Works program (Building on Student Success), these young philanthropists have made an outstanding impact by “changing the world one guitar at a time”. The students have acquired lifelong skills by raising funds in this innovative fashion that support various organizations in Manitoba. Nominated by the Friends of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights.
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser
Known for his passion, vision and philanthropic spirit, he collaborated with Winnipeg Harvest to create the Hunger for Hope program with the immediate goal of feeding hungry infants and babies in Manitoba. His long term goal is to end child hunger and he has been extremely successful in getting several other organizations on board to do the same! Nominated by Winnipeg Harvest.
Mr. Abdo (Albert) El Tassi
A true community leader and philanthropist who has supported and raised funds for numerous causes locally, nationally and internationally. For years, he has tirelessly promoted tolerance and respect in his community and has inspired individuals and organizations to do the same! Nominated by St. Boniface Hospital Foundation.
Outstanding Philanthropic Organization
Boston Pizza (Manitoba Franchises)
An exceptional community partner that has supported numerous not-for-profit organizations, sports & recreation teams, and events – a true pillar in philanthropy and community involvement! Nominated by the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Manitoba.
Join us on November 15 to celebrate National Philanthropy Day and to learn more about each award recipient.
$50 Professional or Associate New Member Discount!
In honour of National Philanthropy Day AFP will be offering a $50.00 discount to new members joining in the Professional or Associate member categories by November 30, 2013.