Welcome to the AFP Maryland Chapter!

AFP Maryland is your source for professional development in Baltimore, Annapolis, and the surrounding counties!

Nearly 400 members and other development professionals meet frequently to learn from AFP International’s resources and participate in a range of chapter offerings, including: 

Regular programs and events that provide a wide range of education and training and opportunities for networking; roundtables to connect with peers around topics of interest and relevance; mentoring that brings experienced professionals together with those new to fundraising or who want to learn a new skill; a local job bank for job seekers; plus our annual Fundraising Day conference and National Philanthropy Day celebration. Check us out, join our chapter, get involved, and celebrate our profession!

Now Accepting Nominations for 2019 Outstanding Philanthropist and Outstanding Philanthropic Foundation of the Year

True to the meaning of philanthropy, the Outstanding Philanthropist of the Year Award and the Outstanding Foundation of the Year Award both recognize the contribution of money, along with time and skill, to promote the well-being of others and the betterment of the community. Recipients and nominees of these awards exemplify the true spirit of giving. View list of past recipients

We are now accepting nominations for the 2019 awards.  The deadline for submissions is Friday, May 24. View the criteria and submit a nomination online

Fundraising Day in Maryland Conference Monday, June 10

Registration is now OPEN for the 2019 Fundraising Day in Maryland Conference.  Fundraising Day in Maryland delivers dynamic programming for fundraisers at all levels of experience and in all types of organizations. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned professional, full-time fundraiser or consultant, Fundraising Day in Maryland has the skills-sharpening workshops and networking opportunities you need. Tracks include: Development, Marketing & Communications, Special Topics and Fundraising Strategy & Leadership Development. Learn more and register today!