AFP – Quebec Chapter

The AFP – Quebec Chapter was founded in 1998. It has over 200 members, all philanthropy professionals mainly in decision-making positions employed in a variety of charitable organizations.

Our goal is to foster development and growth of fundraising professionals committed to preserving and enhancing philanthropy.

Our purposes:

  1. To establish a code of ethics and high standards for professional practices.
  2. To provide training opportunities for fundraising professionals by offering both a scholarship program and a valid and reliable certification program.
  3. To implement programs that ensure cultural and social diversity in our membership and leadership.
  4. To promote public understanding of philanthropy and philanthropic fundraising by hosting a National Philanthropy Day event.
  5. To conduct activities that maintain and develop legislation favorable to philanthropy.
  6. To collect, to research, and to publish historical, managerial, and technical information on philanthropy and philanthropic fundraising.
  7. To foster international cooperation, knowledge exchange, and education among fundraising professionals worldwide.