Association of Fundraising Professionals - Fort Worth Metro 
July 2013   
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July Chapter Meeting & Luncheon  

Date:  Monday, July 8, 11:30 a.m.
Location:  Omni Fort Worth Hotel

Program:  No Fear-Charitable Gift Annuities

Speaker:  Cathy Reagan Sheffield, CSPG, CFRE,
Foundation Director, All Saints Health Foundation

President's Message  



"Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not."  Dr. Seuss

I think Dr. Seuss could have been talking about fundraisers with that quote.  As dedicated development professionals, we all care about

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DFW Philanthropy Conference   
Thank you to everyone who planned, volunteered and attended this year's AFP DFW Philanthropy Conference! We will have a complete wrap up of the conference in a later edition of our e-news.
2013 Fundamentals of Fundraising Course  

Date:  Thursday & Friday, October 10 & 11
Location:   Dallas Baptist University

New to fundraising? Then this course is for you! Scholarship applications are due by Sept. 13.

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Scholarship Opportunities   

Your friendly neighborhood AFP Fort Worth Metro Chapter is pleased to offer scholarships for your professional edification. Two upcoming opportunities include a CFRE reimbursement scholarship and a Fundamentals of Fundraising scholarship. Click here for more details.
AFP Conference Call  

Date:  Wednesday, July 24
Time:  11:30 - 1:30

Location:  Center for Nonprofit Management
West Office
(previously Funding Information Center)
2701 West Berry Street, Fort Worth

What's Wrong with your Fundraising and How You Can Fix It by Linda Lysakowski, ACFRE, and Ellen Bristol

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Youth In Philanthropy News 

Natalie Stalmach, co-chair of AFP's Youth in Philanthropy program, spoke about the role of philanthropy in our community to 30 students at Trinity Valley School on June 11.

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Mentor-Leader Circle Applications  

Are there successful experiences in your professional life which other respected, confidentiality-bound fundraising peers might benefit from?  

Are there distracting situations or befuddling options that might be clarified through discussions
with respected and confidentiality-bound fundraising peers?

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National Philanthropy Day Luncheon   

Change the World with a Giving Heart

Reserve your table now. Early Bird pricing expires August 31.

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