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2016 Calendar of Events





Wednesday, July 20, 2016

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM 

Location:  Amici

3218 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115



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2016 AFP Greater New Orleans Chapter National Philanthropy Day Awards Celebration


Announcing AFP Greater New Orleans Philanthropy Day Honorees


Mark your calendar to join us at The Audubon Tea Room on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 11:30 am to honor these outstanding contributors our community.


Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser  

Michael Hollis


Outstanding Philanthropist

Joyce Pulitzer

 Outstanding Leader in Corporate Philanthropy   

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Outstanding Foundation
 Oscar J. Tolmas Charitable Trust


Outstanding Professional Fundraiser
Susan Mancuso, CFRE


Board of Directors Award
Ashton J. Ryan, Jr.



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Jun 27 - Advancement Assistant
The Advancement Assistant is responsible for providing administrative support to the Director of Advancement and Director of Communications. The Advancement Assistant is responsible for all gift processing, acknowledgment production, and database entry, as well as acting as a liaison with the St. George’s Parents Group. The Advancement Assistant works closely with the members of the Advancement Team to support all Advancement Office goals, as well as plan and implement other school events. ... more >
May 31 - Development Coordinator
Jewish Family Service of Greater New Orleans is currently seeking a full-time Development Coordinator. This position will create and oversee the implementation of a strategic approach to fundraising which will include special events, major gifts, annual giving, corporate donations and in-kind resources. ... more >
May 31 - Grants & Communications Coordinator
Jewish Family Service of Greater New Orleans (JFS) is currently seeking a full-time Grants and Communications Coordinator. This position will be the primary grant-writer and communications liaison for the Agency. We are looking to hire someone who is passionate about the English language, writing, and wordsmithing. The incumbent will be a master story-teller who is enthusiastic about using his or her skills to positively impact the lives of our clients and community. ... more >
May 19 - Executive Director, LRA Education Foundation
The Louisiana Restaurant Association, a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization, is seeking an Executive Director to manage the day to day operations of the LRA Education Foundation including development of the goals and strategies, and implementation and administration of all operations, programmatic and fundraising activities. ... more >
Jun 21 - AFP Diverse Communities Scholarship Program Overview & Criteria
The mission of the AFP Diverse Communities Conference Scholarship Fund is to help ensure that AFP programs are inclusive and supportive of diversity-related issues and concerns, to provide financial support for activities that increase understanding and awareness of diversity issues within the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), and to provide financial assistance for professional development for AFP members who self-identify as coming from a diverse community and/or who are employed by grassroots organizations that primarily serve diverse populations. ... more >
Jun 21 - 100 Percent Chapter Board Participation
The following AFP chapters have led by example and achieved 100 percent board participation in the 2016 BE the CAUSE Campaign. These chapter boards serve as motivation and inspiration to chapter members to make their gifts. ... more >
Jun 15 - AFP Fundraising Dictionary: Now Available in French!
Pilot. Sleeper. Flag. When seasoned fundraising professionals hear these words, they don't always bring to mind an airplane, nap time or a symbolic piece of cloth blowing in the wind. In the fundraising arena, these and other words have specific meanings not used in the everyday world. The AFP Fundraising Dictionary has now been translated to French for Canadian members. ... more >
Jun 15 - Welcome to the 2016 Cohort of Inclusion and Philanthropy Program Fellows
In our first year, 31 fellows in the Inclusion and Philanthropy Program accessed the AFP network and educational resources. They participated in specialized access and equity training, and they discussed tools and methods to plan their own inclusion projects, including measuring the impact of those projects. ... more >