AFP Utah Mission and Purpose

Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Utah Chapter is Utah's only organization dedicated to the professional development of fundraisers in the state.  Started in November 1985 as the Utah Society of Fund Raisers (USFR), the organization transition to AFP Utah Chapter in 2016 to better serve our membes through increased benefits, online tools, professional development events, and networking opportunities.


For 50 years, AFP has been the standard-bearer for professionalism in fundraising.  Learn more about AFP, its activities and people, and how you can join AFP Utah Chapter.


  • To promote high standards of service and conduct among fundraisers in the state of Utah.
  • To provide opportunities for professional development for fundraisers at all career stages.
  • To promote a Code of Professional Ethics and Standards, and build trust among donors.
  • To preserve and enhance a culture of philanthropy and volunteerism in the state of Utah.
  • To keep our members on top of the latest fund raising news and serve as a unified voice for Utah's fund raising community.

Official Documents:

2015 Annual Report

Tax Letter of Determination

Utah Charitable Solicitation Permit # 7114435-CHAR

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