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AFP April Extended Session:

Event Blueprint - Planning a Stellar Fundraiser

What does it take to map out a successful event from concept to completion?  What will make it buzzworthy and resonate with guests? We will hear from Laura Katherine Smith and Susan Werremeyer, an event management pro, who specializes in nonprofit galas with her company, Carlton Werremeyer.  Susan will discuss the framework to produce impactful, successful events on nonprofit budgets. She'll share some of the latest and greatest ideas for small to large scale events, from mission-focused moments to unexpected entertainment and more.The panel will be moderated by Marjorie Moore and Natalie Jablonski, hosts of 501Crossroads, your podcast all about nonprofits and the people who make the mission happen, in a special live episode to celebrate the show’s 1-year anniversary.


To register for this workshop, please click here

2017 National Philanthropy Day

Nomination Form & Sponsorship Package

National Philanthropy Day is the St. Louis region’s premier celebration of charitable giving to better the lives of our community. Each November more than 500 guests attend National Philanthropy Day to celebrate philanthropy and to recognize those outstanding institutions and individuals who help lead the way through their inspirational giving and volunteerism. Please join us in celebrating the leaders in philanthropy by submitting a nomination today for one or more of the following categories:
AFP Outstanding Philanthropist
AFP Outstanding Fundraising Volunteer
AFP Outstanding Fundraising Executive
AFP Outstanding Young Professional
AFP Outstanding Philanthropic Organization
AFP Outstanding Corporate Philanthropic Program
AFP Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy
Nominating an institution or individual who supports your work is an important stewardship activity for your organization and a celebration of their vitality to our region.

The new deadline for submitting nominations is April 15, 2017.
To download the nomination form, please click the button below. It is attached here and also available on the AFP website: For questions, please contact the AFP offices at 314.222.2811 or by email:

Please click here to download the nomination form. To download our 2017 Sponsorship Package, please click here. For more information, please contact Sponsorship Chair Ellen Howe,



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