Virginia Association of Fundraising Executives

Upcoming events

    • Wednesday, December 13, 2017
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Castleburg Brewery, 1626 Ownby Ln., Richmond 23230
    Register

    Come spread some holiday cheer at VAFRE’s upcoming social on December 13 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Castleburg Brewery in Richmond.  Light appetizers and a good time with fellow non-profit professionals will be provided.  

    There is no fee to attend this event, but you should register in advance.

    Socials sponsored by Halcyon Management, LLC. Smart, timely solutions for event & nonprofit management.


    • Tuesday, December 19, 2017
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Mekong Restaurant, 6004 W. Broad Street, Richmond 23230
    • 22
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    VAFRE Members: Plan to join us to take a deeper dive into the discussion we started at our December 5th meeting, If You Didn't Exist, Would Somebody Invent You?

    Join us on December 19th  from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. for VAFRE’s Deeper Dive at Mekong Restaurant.

    There is no fee to participate, but any snacks and beverages will be the member’s responsibility.

    • Tuesday, January 09, 2018
    • 11:30 AM - 1:15 PM
    • Jefferson Lakeside Country Club
    Register

    Join us as we welcome back Tim Buress of GetControl, to help us get organized for the New Year.

    Menu

    • Regular: Rosemary Roasted Pork Loin with gravy, garlic whipped potatoes and haricot vert with cranberry and onions, warm rolls.
    • Vegetarian/Gluten Free: Garlic Hummus Platter with vegetables and cheeses.
    • Dessert: To be announced..

    In order to keep lunch costs low for our members and guests, Jefferson Lakeside is unable to accommodate special dietary requests beyond the gluten free and vegetarian options listed and is unable to make last minute substitutions of one meal for the other. 

    If you have questions about the menu, please contact Mary Kidd at admin@vafre.org or by phone at 804/368-3398. 

    Schedule

    • 11:30 a.m. Registration
    • 12:00 p.m. Luncheon and Program
    • 1:00 p.m. Adjourn (time approximate)

    Cost to attend

    $20 for members (no additional fee for Season Pass holders), $25 for nonmembers employed by a member organization, and $30 for nonmember guests. Fees support program costs and administration. Registrations should be received by end of day November 29th.

    Questions?

    Contact VAFRE Administrator Mary Kidd, CMP, CAE at (804) 368-3398 or by e-mail to admin@vafre.org.

    Cancellation Policy

    Credits for a future meeting or refunds will be given if notification of cancellation is received at VAFRE’s office prior to noon on the Thursday before a regular Tuesday meeting. If cancellation is received after the Thursday before a regular Tuesday meeting, credits and refunds will be given at the discretion of the Management Company based on the number of late registrations received. In the event of illness or an emergency, credits or refunds may be granted at the discretion of the Management Company.

    • Tuesday, January 23, 2018
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Mekong Restaurant, 6004 W. Broad Street, Richmond 23230
    • 25
    Register

    VAFRE Members: Plan to join us to take a deeper dive into the discussion we started at our January 9th meeting, Get Organized for the New Year

    Join us on January 23rd from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. for VAFRE’s Deeper Dive at Mekong Restaurant.

    There is no fee to participate, but any snacks and beverages will be the member’s responsibility.

    • Tuesday, February 06, 2018
    • 11:30 AM - 1:15 PM
    • Jefferson Lakeside Country Club

    Details to be announced.

    • Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Mekong Restaurant, 6004 W. Broad Street, Richmond 23230
    • 25

    VAFRE Members: Plan to join us to take a deeper dive into the discussion we started at our February 6th meeting about the Institute for Contemporary Art at VCU.

    Join us on February 20th  from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. for VAFRE’s Deeper Dive at Mekong Restaurant.

    There is no fee to participate, but any snacks and beverages will be the member’s responsibility.

    • Tuesday, March 06, 2018
    • 11:30 AM - 1:15 PM
    • Jefferson Lakeside Country Club

    Details to be announced.

    • Tuesday, March 20, 2018
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Mekong Restaurant, 6004 W. Broad Street, Richmond 23230
    • 25

    VAFRE Members: Plan to join us to take a deeper dive into the discussion we started at our March 6th meeting about Annual Giving Strategies.

    Join us on March 20th  from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. for VAFRE’s Deeper Dive at Mekong Restaurant.

    There is no fee to participate, but any snacks and beverages will be the member’s responsibility.

    • Tuesday, April 17, 2018
    • 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    • The Woman's Club (Bolling Haxall House)
    • 75
    Register

    Join VAFRE on April 17th as we honor our 2018 Nina Abady and Rising Star Award winners at The Woman's Club at the Bolling Haxall House.

    Thanks to our Presenting Sponsor

    Schedule
    • 11:30 a.m. Registration
    • 12:00 p.m. Plated Luncheon
    • 12:30 p.m. Awards Program
    • 1:30 p.m. Adjourn (time approximate)    
    Parking 
    • Carpooling is encouraged.
    • There are parking decks available at 2nd and Grace Streets (prepay $7.00) as well as 4th and Franklin Streets (hourly rate of $3.50). Both of these decks are CASH ONLY.
    • There is also a variety of on-street parking available in the neighborhood.

     

    Cost to attend:

    $30 for members (no additional fee for Season Pass holders), $35 for nonmembers employed by a member organization, and $40 for nonmember guests. Tribute Tickets are just $45!

     

    Fees support program costs and administration. Registrations should be received by Tuesday, April 10th.

     

    Questions?

    Contact VAFRE Administrator Mary Kidd at (804) 368-3398 or by e-mail to admin@vafre.org.

     

    Cancellation Policy

    Credits for a future meeting or refunds will be given if notification of cancellation is received at VAFRE’s office prior to noon on the Tuesday before the Awards Luncheon. If cancellation is received after noon on Tuesday, credits and refunds will be given at the discretion of the Management Company based on the number of late registrations received. In the event of illness or an emergency, credits or refunds may be granted at the discretion of the Management Company.

    • Tuesday, May 01, 2018
    • 11:30 AM - 1:15 PM
    • Jefferson Lakeside Country Club

    Details to be announced.

    • Tuesday, May 15, 2018
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Mekong Restaurant, 6004 W. Broad Street, Richmond 23230
    • 25

    VAFRE Members: Plan to join us to take a deeper dive into the discussion we started at our May 1st meeting about Women in Philanthropy.

    Join us on May 15th  from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. for VAFRE’s Deeper Dive at Mekong Restaurant.

    There is no fee to participate, but any snacks and beverages will be the member’s responsibility.

    • Tuesday, June 05, 2018
    • 11:30 AM - 1:15 PM
    • Jefferson Lakeside Country Club

    Details to be announced.

Past events

Tuesday, December 05, 2017 If You Didn't Exist, Would Somebody Invent You?
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 VAFRE Deeper Dive: Planned Giving
Thursday, November 16, 2017 Tips for Boosting Annual Giving
Thursday, November 09, 2017 Stewarding Your Financial Resources - Strategic Financial Leadership
Wednesday, November 08, 2017 Building Competencies for Nonprofit Sustainability with Steve Zimmerman
Tuesday, November 07, 2017 Planned Giving Panel Discussion
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 VAFRE Deeper Dive: Stewarding Your Financial Resources
Thursday, October 12, 2017 Virginia Gift Planning Council Signature Series
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Professional Partnership Program Kickoff Meeting
Tuesday, October 03, 2017 Stewarding Your Financial Resources
Saturday, September 30, 2017 2017-2018 Season Pass
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 VAFRE Deeper Dive: Diversity in Action
Thursday, September 21, 2017 Joystick Book Launch and Reception
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 Fall New Member Social
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 Diversity in Action
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 YNPN RVA's Summer Resource Social
Tuesday, August 01, 2017 Brown Bag Luncheon - Award Winners Panel
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Virginia Fund Raising Institute: Innovating Philanthropy
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 Brown Bag Luncheon - Strategic Planning: Make it a Powerful Tool, Not a Waste of Time and Paper
Thursday, June 29, 2017 June 29th VAFRE Social
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 P3 Celebration
Tuesday, June 06, 2017 VAFRE Annual Meeting and State of the Organization
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 VAFRE Deeper Dive: Aligning Marketing and Development Efforts
Tuesday, May 02, 2017 Aligning Marketing and Development Efforts: Maximizing the Fraternal Twins of Your Organization
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 Annual Awards Luncheon
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 Sponsorship of the Annual Awards Luncheon
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 2017 Awards Tribute Slide
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 Annual Awards VIP Reception
Tuesday, March 07, 2017 National Speaker's Forum: Fundraising for Your Nonprofit’s Workforce: How Fundraisers, Executives, and Board Members Can Maximize Investment in Virginia’s Nonprofit Workforce
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 VAFRE Strategic Plan Update
Thursday, February 23, 2017 February 23rd VAFRE Social
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 VAFRE Deeper Dive: Online Fundraising
Tuesday, February 07, 2017 Online Fundraising in a Post-Amazing Raise World
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 VAFRE Deeper Dive: Telling Bold Stories
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 Telling Bold Stories
Thursday, December 15, 2016 VAFRE Deeper Dive: Right Person, Right Job
Tuesday, December 06, 2016 Right Person, Right Job...How Do We Make the Fit?
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 VAFRE Deeper Dive: Impact Investing
Tuesday, November 01, 2016 Impact Investing: Why Is It Important to Me?
Thursday, October 20, 2016 October 20 VAFRE Social
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 VAFRE Deeper Dive: Donor Advised Funds
Thursday, October 06, 2016 Professional Partnership Program Kickoff Meeting
Tuesday, October 04, 2016 Donor Advised Funds: Used or Abused?
Friday, September 30, 2016 2016-2017 Season Pass
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 Why Culture Matters
Tuesday, August 02, 2016 Brown Bag Luncheon: Metrics for Development Success
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 Virginia Fund Raising Institute: For the Love of Fund Raising
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 Brown Bag Luncheon: Current Research on "Women in Nonprofit Leadership" and "Investing in Talent"
Thursday, June 30, 2016 June 30th VAFRE Social
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 AFP June Meeting: GivingUSA 2016 Review: Perspectives on Philanthropy and Today's Philanthropic Landscape
Tuesday, June 07, 2016 Organizational Leadership and Development – On the Same Team AND the Same Page
Tuesday, June 07, 2016 P3 Celebration
Tuesday, May 03, 2016 Cracking the Volunteer Protection Racket
Tuesday, April 05, 2016 Sponsorship of the Annual Awards Luncheon
Tuesday, April 05, 2016 Annual Awards Luncheon
Tuesday, March 08, 2016 National Speaker's Forum: Sustainable Fundraising
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 AFP Meeting - Creating Positive Change in the Community through Advocacy
Tuesday, February 02, 2016 Professional Community Service
Thursday, January 14, 2016 Suds and Songs at Hardywood
Tuesday, January 05, 2016 Peer to Peer Online Fundraising Platforms
Tuesday, November 03, 2015 Talent Management
Thursday, October 22, 2015 VAFRE Social: Walking Tour and Unhappy Hour
Wednesday, October 07, 2015 Professional Partnership Program Kickoff Meeting
Tuesday, October 06, 2015 Best of the Best: A Regional Donor Acknowledgment Survey
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 AFP Meeting - Nonprofit Advocacy: A View from the Outside
Tuesday, September 01, 2015 Developing a Compelling, Competitive Case for Support
Tuesday, September 01, 2015 2015-2016 Season Pass
Tuesday, August 04, 2015 Brown Bag Luncheon: What is the Value of Professional Development?
Tuesday, July 07, 2015 July 7 Brown Bag Luncheon

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