2017 Photo Gallery
2017 National Philanthropy Day Award Recipients
On November 15th, AFP Indian River celebrated National Philanthropy Day at the Vero Beach Museum of Art. The 2017 Award Recipients were announced during the event and are pictured above. Front row left to right: Dale Sr. and Matilda Sorensen, Outstanding Corporate Philanthropist; Barbara Lowry, Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser; Dick and Chris Picken, Unsung Hero. Back row left to right: Dr. Walter and Lalita Jenke, Outstanding Philanthropist; Denise Battaglini, Suzanne Carter, and Suzanne Bertman, representing Indian River IMPACT 100, Outstanding Group Supporting Philanthropy. Also honored during the evening celebration were three Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy recipients: Niki Afshar, Melanie Coppola and Brady Miret, not pictured.
Please click here to view the event's 2017 NPD video.
Mark Your Calendar
Click for 2018 Calendar of Professional Development Opportunities
January 16, 2018
Annual Membership Meeting
8:00 am - 9:30 am
Northern Trust • 755 Beachland Blvd
Come learn more about AFP and sign-up to volunteer on a committee.
Casey Lunceford, Provost
Indian River State College, Mueller Campus
In the non-profit world, we always seem to be understaffed
and could use an extra pair of hands. Come learn about IRSC's internship program!
Breakfast will be served.
February 21, 2018
Webinar and Social
United Way of Indian River County • 1836 14th Avenue
More information to follow
April 15 - April 17, 2018
Learn More and Register Today
April 27, 2018
A+ Speaker Event
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Northern Trust • 755 Beachland Boulevard • Vero Beach
A Board/Staff Workshop with
Chuck V. Loring, MBA, CFRE
Calling ALL Indian River County Nonprofit Board Chairs, Board Members, CEOs/Presidents/Executive Directors, and Development Professionals!
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$80 per person/10% discount for groups of 3 or more on one registration
Breakfast, Lunch & Snacks will be served
Click here for a printable flyer to share with your board
Membership Directory Updated October 2017
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If you are planning on working toward your CFRE and have any questions regarding the process or exam, please contact any of the chapter's twelve CFREs listed below who will be more than happy to advise you:
Kerry Bartlett, CFRE
Ginny Blossom, CFRE
Peggy Gibbs, CFRE
Stephen Higgins, CFRE
Richard Johnson, CFRE
Dolores Korf, CFRE
Kathleen Kowanic, CFRE
Judith Lemoncelli, CFRE
Lenora Ritchie, CFRE
Beverly Sanders, CFRE
Beverly Smith, CFRE
Monique Walker, CFRE
CFRE Application Summary and Information.