About AFP Rockford

AFP Rockford is the leading provider of professional development services, networking opportunities and educational services for professionals and volunteers engaged in fundraising and nonprofit development work in the greater Rockford region.

Our mission is to empower individuals and organizations to practice ethical fundraising through professional education, networking, research and advocacy. We accomplish this through monthly professional development programs, annual recognition events and much more.

Honor Your Own

Here is your chance to recognize individuals from your organization for their outstanding dedication and efforts as a volunteer, fundraiser, board member, sponsor or partner.

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National Philanthropy Day

A special day set aside in November to recognize the great contributions of philanthropy–and those people active in the philanthropic community–to the enrichment of our world.

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Upcoming Events


August 20, 2019 – Uncovering Hidden Gems In Your Database
September 14, 2019 – The Science of Fundraising
October 4, 2019 – Strategic Fundraising Planning

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Consider a gift to the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy

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