Virginia Association of Fundraising Executives

Welcome to VAFRE - 
the leading resource and networking organization for the region's development and fundraising professionals!


VAFRE is a 250+ member non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the professional skills of fundraisers across the Commonwealth of Virginia. Our regularly-scheduled meetings, in-depth workshops, informal summer brown-bag sessions, and social gatherings provide numerous opportunities for our members to connect with one another and nurture the skills needed to raise funds for the causes they care about most.

Be sure to like us on Facebook and connect with us on LinkedIn to keep up to date with the latest VAFRE news.

Upcoming events

Recent News

Check out the latest headlines from Board Source, The Chronicle of Philanthropy, Nonprofit Quarterly and The NonProfit Times on our Industry and Business News page.


Members, if you have news to share with the community, log in and go to the Member News page to upload it. If you'd like to post a job opening, e-mail

VAFRE is proud to be a participating organization with CFRE International.

Annual Sponsors

Click on our sponsors' logos to learn more about them.


P3 Sponsor


For information on our Professional Partnership Program (P3), click here.

Would you like to be a VAFRE Sponsor? Click here for details on the available sponsorship options.

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VAFRE • P.O. Box 6605 • Richmond, VA 23230
Office/Fax (804) 368-3398

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