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Welcome to the Brandywine Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals!

Founded in 1984, the AFP Brandywine Chapter strives to advance the profession of fundraising and the institution of philanthropy for the public good. We serve the communities of the Brandywine Valley, including Delaware, Southeastern Pennsylvania, Eastern Maryland, and Southwestern New Jersey.

Members include development professionals of all levels, executive directors, funders, and volunteers. Our members represent educational institutions, the arts, health and human services, and environmental agencies.

We welcome you to learn more about the AFP Brandywine Chapter!


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Jan 20 - Advancement Assistant
Advancement Assistant Delaware Historical Society Date Posted: January 17, 2017 To apply, please submit a letter of interest and your resume to kkegelman@dehistory.org. Inquiries close February 8, 2017. No telephone calls please. This is a part-time hourly position requiring 18 hours per week. General hours of operation are 9 AM – 5 PM Monday through Friday. ... more >
Jan 14 - Regional Coordinator
Regional Coordinator ... more >
Jan 12 - Public Relations & Membership Coordinator
The Public Relations & Membership Coordinator will assist The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County (TLC) by continuing and enhancing its public relations outreach and membership via annual events, recruitment and renewal of members, special member’s events, volunteer opportunities and educational programming. Coordinator will work cooperatively with all departments of TLC, with special emphasis on Education and Sponsorship & Events and will report directly to the Director of Development & Operations. Position is full time with flexible hours including some evenings and weekends. Pay rate is commensurate with experience. ... more >
Jan 12 - Grants & Resource Development Coordinator
The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County (TLC), is a non-profit charitable organization based in Chester County, Pennsylvania. TLC’s mission is to ensure the perpetual preservation and stewardship of open space, natural resources, historic sites, and working agricultural lands throughout Southern Chester County. The Coordinator will report directly to the Director of Development & Operations. The position is full time with flexible hours including some evenings and weekends. Pay rate is commensurate with experience. Qualifications: The successful candidate will be able to craft funding proposals in a clear and compelling manner. Excellent writing, analytical, and research skills are essential. Candidates must be self-motivated, detail oriented, and highly-organized, and have experience using online databases and other sources to locate biographical, financial, and philanthropic information. A high level of computer literacy required, including familiarity with donor and foundation center databases. Candidates must possess an ability to work well under pressure and the ability to seek and synthesize information and communicate in a compelling and succinct manner. A solid understanding of budgets as they relate to proposals and grants, a Bachelor’s degree, and 3-5 years of relevant experience are required. Please submit your cover letter, resume, references and salary requirements to sponsorship@tlcforscc.org or mail to 541 Chandler Mill Road, Avondale, PA 19311. (610) 347-0347 x 103 Only those whose applications are being considered will be contacted. ... more >
Jan 9 - Development Director
Looking for a full-time development director for a Delaware-based nonprofit who can help take us to the next level of growth and effectiveness. Must be creative risk-taker with a track record of success. ... more >
Jan 19 - AFP Canada Board of Directors 2017 Nominations
The Association of Fundraising Professionals is proud to announce that a new AFP Canada Board governance structure will be implemented in 2017. Nominations to serve on the first Board of Directors are open until January 31, 2017. ... more >
Jan 18 - AFP Top Ten (Week of January 16, 2017): Cultivating a Culture of Philanthropy, More on the Overhead Myth, Storytelling More!
(Jan. 16, 2017) Our weekly round-up of blog posts, articles, videos and other resources to help you keep on top of latest trends and reach your fundraising goals. ... more >
Jan 12 - What’s Top of Mind for Fundraisers in 2017?
(Jan. 11, 2017) Instead of predicting what might happen in 2017 (and you can find a lot of those articles here), we asked a few AFP members what issues they are most concerned about—the trends or challenges that are keeping them up at night. ... more >
Jan 11 - AFP Top Ten (Week of January 9, 2017): Communicating Effectively, Buy-A-Brick Fundraising, The Donor Journey, More!
(Jan. 9, 2017) Our weekly round-up of blog posts, articles, videos and other resources to help you keep on top of latest trends and reach your fundraising goals. ... more >
Jan 4 - Russell Raker, Father of the ACFRE Program, Passes Away
Russell Raker, ACFRE, former AFP board member who led the development and implementation of the Advanced Certified Fund Raising Credential (ACFRE) program, passed away on Dec. 21 at the age of 75. ... more >