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Congratulations to the 2016 NPD Award Winners!  - See who will be honored at this year's National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon. Mahalo for all your nominations and congratulations again to these very exceptional community leaders.

NEW MEMBER $50 DISCOUNT! $50 Professional or Associate New Member Discount! JOIN AFP TODAY AND SAVE!

In honor of National Philanthropy Day® on November 16, 2016, AFP will be offering a $50.00 discount to new members joining in the Professional or Associate member categories by November 30, 2016 Please click here for the coupon and directions on how to apply for membership.

Meet Katie Meyler - NPD 2016 Keynote Speaker - We're excited to have Katie as this year's NPD Keynote Speaker. She is founder of More Than Me, a nonprofit committed to social change and empowering girls in Liberia. Read more about her career and life as a philanthropist. 


Asking With Confidence - September 16th: Asking for money can be exciting and it can be frightening too! That's why it's best to have a plan.  Join us for this engaging and interactive session that will address the key steps in making an ask and doing so with confidence on Friday, September 16th from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM at the Bishop Museum.  REGISTER NOW:

BE THE CAUSE CAMPAIGN 2016 - Empower. Strengthen. Transform.

BE the CAUSE is the cooperative, annual fund campaign of the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy and our chapter. Thank you for your past gifts and thank you to those that will be supporting BE the CAUSE this year. You are the best of the best; fundraisers who are also philanthropists.

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NEED TO POST A JOB? Visit our Chapter Job Center for easy online job submission on our website.

SAVE THE DATE: NPD 2016 will be on Wednesday, November 16 from 7:30 am to 5:00 pm at the Sheraton Waikiki.  


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Aug 25 - Director of Development - Pacific Historic Parks
Pacific Historic Parks ("PHP"), a non-profit organization serving various historical sites such as the U.S.S. "Arizona" at Pearl Harbor and Diamond Head Crater, is seeking a Director of Development to lead the Development team. Primary Purpose: The Director of Development will be tasked to lead the Development Department and formulate, plan, coordinate, implement, manage and evaluate all of PHP's development activities, programs, projects, and events. Also, to develop and implement a robust development program that generates significant revenue for PHP's mission. ... more >
Aug 15 - Fund Development Director
Plans and implements a comprehensive fund development program for a community based social service agency serving the Kalihi-Liliha-Palama area of Honolulu since 1896. ... more >
Jul 27 - Donor Database Coordinator
Full-time position within the Museum's Institutional Advancement department. Reports to the Vice President of Institutional Advancement. ***Must have Raiser's Edge experience ... more >
Jul 24 - Director of Development
The Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra seeks a highly self-motivated individual with excellent interpersonal skills to operate the full range of development activities: annual fundraising, cultivation and stewardship of individual and corporate major donors, grant writing, special events, and the coordination of volunteers. ... more >
Aug 23 - AFP Top Ten (Week of August 22, 2016): From Passion to Professionalism, Cardinal Rules and Deadly Sins, More!
(Aug. 22, 2016) Our weekly round-up of the top blog posts, articles, videos and other resources to help you keep on top of latest trends and reach your goal. ... more >
Aug 23 - Corporations and What They Want in Today’s World of Employee Engagement
(August 23, 2916) Corporations, like individual donors, require cultivation and stewardship in order to have the most rewarding relationship. AFP had a chance recently to chat with Rachel Hutchisson, vice president of corporate citizenship and philanthropy at Blackbaud, about what corporations are looking for in offering nonprofits support, the subject of her upcoming webinar, Corporations and What They Want in Today’s World of Employee Engagement, on August 31. ... more >
Aug 22 - Avoid These Major Missteps When Asking for Major Gifts (Part I)
(August 22, 2016) One of the biggest mistakes development directors make when trying to raise major gifts is not asking. Amy Eisenstein, ACFRE, discusses this and other shortcomings that fundraisers commonly make in this article. If you want to do more than avoid mistakes and become a major gifts master, check out her new online course. ... more >
Aug 18 - Philanthropy in Action!
Have a photo of philanthropy in action you want to share? Email with your pic, a caption, and a short description of your organization. ... more >
Aug 16 - AFP Top Ten (Week of August 17, 2016): How Is Nonprofit Overhead Still a Thing, How Does It Feel NOT To Give, More!
(Aug. 17, 2016) Our weekly round-up of the top blog posts, articles, videos and other resources to help you keep on top of latest trends and reach your goal. ... more >