Skip Navigation

Welcome to the IN, Northwest Chapter

The Association of Fundraising Professionals, Indiana, Northwest Chapter fosters the growth of development of philanthropy, the fundraising profession, the Chapter, and its individual members. 

Be sure to check the event calendar for future workshops and events, as well as the job postings.


2016 National Philanthropy Day®

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Sand Creek Country Club
1001 Sand Creek Drive, South
Chesterton, IN 46304

You are invited to attend National Philanthropy Day to honor people, businesses and organizations that provide significant philanthropic support and leadership to nonprofits across our region. 


Our 2016 Honorees are:

Individual/Couple/Family Philanthropist
Cal & Cathy Bellamy

Don Quijote Restaurant


Porter County Community Foundation

Lake Central High School Ice Hockey Team

Questions?  Contact Amanda at

Thank you to our generous sponsors!
2016 NPD Sponsors

AFP Quick Poll


Required indicates a required field

May 25 - Donor Relations Associate
The Donor Relations Associate is responsible for all gift and constituent data entry into The Raiser’s Edge database, Kintera’s Sphere program, and other development systems. The Donor Relations Associate is responsible for processing all gift acknowledgements in a timely manner and in such a way that donors are delighted by their correspondence. The Donor Relations Associate is also responsible for reconciling gift data in The Raiser’s Edge database with the accounting department. ... more >
Oct 26 - Ann Hale to Serve as AFP Chair for 2017
AFP membership has approved the proposed slate of board of directors for 2017, and Ann Hale, CFRE, has been selected to serve as chair. ... more >
Oct 26 - AFP Top Ten (Week of October 26, 2016): Million Dollar Events, Peer-to-Peer Fundraising, Targeting Lost Donors, More!
(Oct. 26, 2016) 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 >
Oct 26 - It’s Time to Protect Your Family and Your Future
(Oct. 26, 2016) Through our partnership with the Financial Awareness Foundation, AFP is pleased to present this sample article on estate planning you can share with your donors and other supporters. ... more >
Oct 19 - Gaining Actionable Insights For Your Charity
Now available! The 2015 What Canadian Donors Want user-friendly data template. Read on for more information. ... more >
Oct 19 - Trillium Foundation’s CEO Inspires Diversity Fellows on Inclusion, Leadership, Tenacity
This mantra is one of the thoughts that Ontario Trillium Foundation’s (OTF) CEO Andrea Cohen Barrack shared at the summer social for the 2016 Fellows of the Diversity & Inclusion Fellowship. Held at William’s Landing in downtown Toronto, the event featured Barrack’s insights into leadership, growth and how tenacity helped her persevere through the many obstacles she faced along the way. ... more >