Run Your Ad Here,
What A Deal!
Would you like to reach 200 professional fundraisers and 150 organizations, and many more supporters associated with the nonprofit world and philanthropy? Advertise here!Design your ad on a vertical business card-size template and send to Margaret.
You'll be glad you did! The cost is worth it - $200 for the ad to appear 3 months.
For organizations with at least one AFP member, the charge is $50 for 1 month. That charge also applies to organizations with an opening due to the departure of an AFP member. Listings by organizations without an AFP member are $100 for 1 month.
The listing will be automatically removed after one month, unless there is a renewal. More info on the chapter's website or contact the chapter administrator.
| Board of Directors|
Welcome 2012 officers and committee chairs!
Do you have a question about AFP or an idea that you'd like to submit? Feel free to contact any of our committee chairs! Click on the name to send an e-mail.
VP - Professional Advancement
Web Conference Chair
VP - Membership Services
& Orientation Co-Chairs
Membership Retention Chair
VP - Community Relations
VP - Outreach
Youth In Philanthropy Co-Chairs
National Awards Chair
Legal Affairs Co-Chairs
Strategic Planning Chair
|Cheri Lindle, M.S. Ed.|
Thursday, April 5
Tulsa Garden Center
2435 S. Peoria Ave.
Knowing Ourselves, Emotional Intelligence (EQ) & the Platinum Rule
Learning about our own hard wiring helps us have more of an appreciation of differences, and assists us in communicating more effectively. We are emotional by nature first, and then we are intellects. In order to be effective as fundraising professionals we must have a baseline understanding of our own hard wiring, EQ competency, and the Platinum Rule.
Cheri is a consultant with experience in facilitating experiential training programs for team development, motivation, improved morale, personal development, communication, and emotional intelligence as applied to business. She hsas 28 years of experience.
She is passionate about emotional intelligence as related to effective leadership. She holds a Bachelor's in Sociology from Oklahoma State University and a Master's in Experiential Education from Minnesota State University.
Wednesday, April 18
Noon - 1:30 pm
OSU - Tulsa, North Hall, Room 205
Bring your lunch!
Guests $15, members complimentary
Strategies that Win Donors
This session, presented by Jocelyn Daw, provides a practical framework to transform a nonprofit brand from ordinary trademark to a strategic competitive advantage.
This session will:
- Provide insights and language to articulate benefits and cost effectiveness of proactively developing and managing the organization's brand to power results for their organization.
- Provide tools to assess and analyze current brand position and steps to advance branding work of organization
- Modes of innovative thinking and behavior in management of brand through use of practical case studies of organizations of all sizes, scopes and age.
2012 Webinars - Mark Your Calendars
Thurs., May 17 - Fundraising in a Crowded Field
Wed., June 20 - Secrets to a Well-Oiled Operation
Thurs., July 12 - Analytics
Wed., July 25 - 6 Steps to a Written Plan
Watch for upcoming webinars info in newsletters, on our chapter website, and email notices.
Please note: We are looking for an AFP member to volunteer as the Web Conference Co-Chair. Contact Susan Garcia if you are interested: firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Pam Dose: The Pres Says|
I'm excited about all the things that are going on in Tulsa right now and looking forward to all the Spring events that are starting to take place.
AFP has a couple of upcoming events in addition to the regular monthly lunch meetings and webinar training opportunities. I look forward to seeing all of you at these events. Check out the "Save The Date" section below for more details about the May 3 mini-conference (a terrific training opportunity!) and planning for National Philanthropy Day in the fall.
Please plan to attend our chapter networking social opportunity Tuesday, March 27, when beautiful Philbrook Art Museum is opened to us at 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 for visiting, meeting members and guests, and touring the exhibits.
See you at our monthly meeting April 5th at the Tulsa Garden Center!
|News and Notables
Welcome New Members!
The DREAM Institute
Mktg. & Development Director
Price Tower Arts Center
Ms. Kodi R. Herman, MHA
OU Center for Palliative Care
Tulsa Advocates for the Protection of Children
Director of Communications
Family & Children's Service
AFP OK - Eastern OK Chapter
|Save The Dates! |
Chapter annual Spring Mini-Conference
Thursday, May 3rd
9 am - 3 pm
Tulsa Downtown DoubleTree Hotel
Sandy Rees, CFRE
M&Ms for Fundraising Leaders:
The Sweet Secret to Success
About the presenter & trainer: Sandy Rees has worked as a nonprofit coach, consultant, and fundraiser for the past 12 years and is an accomplished presenter and an AFP Master Trainer. Her passion is showing small nonprofit organizations how to raise more money, strengthen their boards, and build relationships with donors.
National Philanthropy Day
November 15, 2012
Kim Klein, Guest Speaker
Consultant (Klein & Roth Consulting) & book author "Fundraising for Social Change" and "Reliable Fundraising in Unreliable Times"
Volunteer members are invited to serve on this year's NPD committee and to work at the event, which includes an all-day conference and awards luncheon. Please contact Susan Garcia if you are interested.
Click here to see the committee list and responsibilities.
|AFP Membership Social
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Philbrook Museum of Art
2727 South Rockford Road
Philbrook Museum of Art is hosting an exclusive evening for AFP members (and prospective members). We'll be able to mingle, see the exhibition and find out what is happening at the museum - all for free!!
Registration deadline is March 23rd. Click here to register.
|Stuff to Know|
32nd AFP Dallas/Ft. WorthPhilanthropy Conference
Work Smarter, Not Harder
Friday, June 8, 2012, Arlington Convention Center
Early Bird deadline May 20. For more info go here.