Presenting Sponsor: Connelly & Assoc. Fundraising, LLC

Friday, November 17 / Baltimore Marriott Waterfront

Online Registration is CLOSED

Due to the popularity of this event, we are unable to accommodate on-site registrations on Friday.

Please email the chapter office at [email protected] with your reservation request by 12:00pm on Thursday, November 16.


This year, AFP Maryland will honor Mark and Patricia Joseph as Outstanding Philanthropists, and the Kahlert Foundation as the Outstanding Philanthropic Foundation for 2017.  We will also recognize Unsung Heroes , Outstanding Youth Fundraisers and the Maryland Chamber of Commerce Business Philanthropy Awards at this event.  

Cost is $75 per person / $700 for table of 10

Morning Education Program 

9:00 a.m. -  10:00 a.m.The Secret Sauce to Millennial Engagement, MaryBeth Hyland, SparkVision

In 2025, millennials will make up 75% of the nation's workforce.  love them or hate them, it's no secret that they're taking over.  This presentatino will share both strategic and tactical techniques to engage the next generation of leaders, allow you to build a team of advocates for your mission. Learn more

10:15 a.m.- 11:30 a.m.  Fundraiser Panel: "Moving on Up: Advancing Your Career in Development"

Moderated by Rita Walters (MICA), and featuring panelists: Bruce Bartoo, CFRE (MedStar Health), Trishana Bowden (Goucher College), Boi Carpenter (Johns Hopkins University) and Mark Potter (Maryland Science Center).

The entire morning program is included with your luncheon registration, however, seating is limited and RSVP is Required.

Awards Luncheon

12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.