AFP strives to stimulate a generous and caring world through best practices in fundraising.

The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents over 30,000 members in more than 240 chapters around the world. AFP brings together some 3,500 members in 20 chapters across Canada, including more than 300 members in the Quebec Chapter.

AFP works to promote philanthropy through advocacy, research, education and certification programs. AFP also promotes professional development, the growth of fundraising professionals and the promotion of high ethical standards for the profession.


To stimulate a world of generosity and positive social good through fundraising best practices.


The Association of Fundraising Professionals empowers individuals and organizations to practice ethical fundraising through professional education, networking, research and advocacy. 

Apprenez-en davantage sur les autres entités de l’AFP :

AFP Canada

Officially created in 2017, AFP Canada represents more than 3,500 members and 20 chapters in Canada. Located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, AFP Canada’s head office has several missions: 

  • Government relations
  • Chapter services
  • Member services
  • Recruitment of new members

The office also supports the operations of the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy – Canada and the AFP Canadian Council.

Visit the AFP Canada site

AFP Foundation for Philanthropy – Canada

AFP’s philanthropic arm, the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy – Canada, supports several programs and services through fundraising. It contributes to philanthropy by funding programs and services in research, diversity and inclusion and by supporting professional development and leadership.

Visit the Foundation site

Make a donation to the Foundation

AFP Global

AFP Global represents over 31,000 members in more than 240 chapters around the world. Its goal is to promote philanthropy through awareness programs, research, education and certification.

Visit the AFP Global site