National Philanthropy Day

We're excited to announce the local philanthropists, volunteers and fundraisers whose work and impact AFP Charlotte will be honoring at the National Philanthropy Day (NPD) celebration on Thursday, November 18, 2021.

Outstanding Champion of Diversity | Justin Perry
Outstanding Emerging Philanthropist | Lauren Harkey
Outstanding Fundraising Executive | Donna Stucker
Outstanding Philanthropist | Mary Ruth and Philip Payne
Outstanding Philanthropic Small Business | Manolo's Bakery
Outstanding Philanthropic Organization | Lake Norman and Gastonia Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram
Outstanding Student Philanthropist | Youth Leadership Council of Make-A-Wish Central & Western North Carolina
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser | Jared Yerg
Outstanding Legacy | George D. Patterson

For a complete description of each award category please visit the NPD page on the AFP Charlotte website. And, stay tuned for more information regarding this year's NPD celebration.

For more information about National Philanthropy Day or the award winners selection, contact Sydney Hammond at Sydney.Hammond@safealliance.org or Megan Mitcham at mmitcham@thompsoncff.org.

Upcoming Program
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Noon until 1:15 PM

Webinar: Organizational Requests for Fund Raising Success - Real World Best Practices for Corporate Grants
Register here.

Wednesday, August 18, 2021
Save the Date!

Join us on for a virtual session with Gail Perry! More details to come.

AFP Charlotte Membership

Thank you to all who attended our first in-person event of the year! We hope you all enjoyed yourselves and had an opportunity to reconnect with your colleagues along with meeting new members to the chapter.

For new members, our next orientation is Friday, August 27th at 12:00pm via Zoom. Register here to see all of what AFP has to offer. We look forward to seeing everyone at our next social!

Job Postings
The Harvest Center of Charlotte
Development Associate

Hope Haven
Manager of Community Partnerships

Corporate Engagement Manager

North Mecklenburg Animal Rescue
Part-time Development Manager

Foundation For The Carolinas
SVP - Philanthropy Advancement

Cleveland County Partnership for Children
Executive Director

Safe Alliance
Development Coordinator

The Relatives
Philanthropy Officer

Charlotte Catholic High School
Assistant Director of Annual Funds

NC MedAssist
Director of Individual Giving & Stewardship

Bundle of Joy Fund
Managing Director

Moishe House
Grants Manager

Augustine Literacy Project - Charlotte
Development Coordinator

Asheville Symphony
Director of Development

Renaissance West Community Initiative
Development Officer

Council for Children's Rights
Advancement Assistant

Heart Math Tutoring
Program Coordinator

Ronald McDonald House of Charlotte
Associate Director of Advancement for Corporate Relations

Heart Math Tutoring
Assistant Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion and Human Resources

Gaston Day School
Annual Giving Manager

Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina
Director of Development

The Arc of Greensboro
Executive Director

Catawba Lands Conservancy/Carolina Thread Trail
Development Assistant

NC State University
Senior Director of Development, College of Engineering 

Annual Fund and Database Manager

Catholic Schools, Diocese of Charlotte
Development Director for Catholic Schools

Charlotte Speech & Hearing Center
Director of Development

Children's Theatre of Charlotte
Development & Special Events Manager


AFP Charlotte has built a reputation for getting the word out for the premier fundraising jobs across the Carolinas. Click here to read more and apply for a posted position.

In order to promote gender and racial pay equity, AFP is leading the way and will be requiring salary ranges for all new positions posted on the AFP Charlotte Job Board effective May 10, 2021. We understand this might be a significant change for some organizations, but AFP Charlotte strongly believes this is an important shift in increasing equity, inclusion and fairness in the fundraising profession.

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