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Wednesday, 19 July 2023 19:15

Announcing our 2022 Annual Report!

The AFP Utah Chapter Board is excited to share the 2022 Annual Report our chapter members, supporters, and friends. Together as Utah’s nonprofit community - as volunteers, fundraisers, donors, and advocates – we navigated an ever-changing landscape of challenges and opportunities in 2022. Throughout the year, we found innovative ways to support our organizations’ missions and the individuals we serve despite the challenges brought on by the pandemic. Thank you for all you have done and continue to do for our community! Click HERE or on the image below to check out all that we were able to accomplish last year, thanks to our incredible fundraising community.
Biannually, the AFP Utah Chapter recognizes four fundraising professionals at the Fundraising Day Conference for the Patti N. Choate Award and the Outstanding Development Professional Award. The Patti N. Choate Award recognizes the lifetime achievement in the fundraising profession and is granted to the individual based on success and longevity in fundraising and service to AFP Utah and the community. The Outstanding Development Professional Award is given to three development professionals who have exhibited exceptional skill and effectiveness in their roles as fundraising professionals. Congratulations to the 2023 Award Recipients: Patti N. Choate Lifetime Achievement Award: Andrea Barnes Andrea Barnes has had the pleasure of working in a career where she could tangibly impact her communities on a daily basis. With a master's in Fine Arts Administration, she started working in Utah's robust fine arts community which shaped her and gave her courage to ask for worthy causes. She has…
Thursday, 01 June 2023 11:57

Utah Philanthropy Day Nominations Open!

Every year, Utah Philanthropy Day celebrates those in our community who embody the spirit of philanthropy and volunteerism. Join us in recognizing Utah's leading philanthropists, public servants, humanitarians, and volunteers! Learn more and nominate Nominations are open now through June 1, 2023.Heart & Hands Award nominations are open through September 1st, 2023. Save the Date for 2023 Utah Philanthropy Day Wednesday, November 15th11:00 AM - 1:00 PMSalt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Creek We look forward to celebrating with you this November in Salt Lake City!
Biannually, the AFP Utah Chapter recognizes four fundraising professionals at the Fundraising Day Conference for the Patti N. Choate Award and the Outstanding Development Professional Award. The Patti N. Choate Award recognizes the lifetime achievement in the fundraising profession and is granted to the individual based on success and longevity in fundraising and service to AFP Utah and the community. The recipient for the Patti N. Choate Lifetime Achievement Award for Fundraising Day 2023 is: Andrea Barnes. The Outstanding Development Professional Award is given to three development professionals who have exhibited exceptional skill and effectiveness in their roles as fundraising professionals. The recipients for the Outstanding Development Professional Awards for Fundraising Day 2023 are: Dhiraj Chand, Chief Philanthropy Officer for Principal Gifts at the University of Utah Laura Leach, Director of Individual & Corporate Giving at Wasatch Community Gardens Linda Stay, Development Director at Switchpoint Community Resource Center We look…
Monday, 05 December 2022 21:55

Apply for a Scholarship

AFP Utah Chapter Scholarships Each fall, the AFP Utah Chapter accepts applications for individual scholarships to be offered for the next calendar year. Below are the scholarships available for the 2024 calendar year. Please read the requirements listed here. (Scholarships are not awarded for consecutive years.) For 2024 scholarships, the application period will be open from November 1, 2023 to January 31, 2024. For more information, visit the Scholarships page.