Press Release from the Association of Fundraising Professionals Western North Carolina Chapter
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
AFP-WNC Chapter Announces International Fundraising Conference Chamberlain Scholarship Recipient
Asheville, NC – The Association of Fundraising Professionals Western North Carolina Chapter is pleased to extend the 2018 Chamberlain Scholarship to Leah Craig Fieser, Communications and Annual Fund Director at Friends of the WNC Nature Center. Ms. Fieser will receive the full registration fee and additional funds for travel expenses to attend the 2018 AFP International Conference on Fundraising in New Orleans, LA, April 15-17, 2018.
Ms. Fieser is a “firm believer in continuing education and learning from those with experience. Fundraising is always evolving and it’s important to stay up-to-date and to learn from the folks who are getting it right.” In addition, she will use this opportunity to help pursue her CFRE Accreditation in 2018.
The Chamberlain Scholarship is one example of AFP WNC’s commitment to providing ongoing educational opportunities to non-profit and fundraising professionals in Western North Carolina. Additional educational opportunities facilitated by AFP WNC that are open to the nonprofit community include, but not limited to: monthly luncheon presentations, webinars, Philanthropy Institute, and a mentorship program.
To learn more about The Association of Fundraising Professionals Western North Carolina Chapter please visit http://www.afpwnc.org/.
The Association of Fundraising Professionals Western North Carolina Chapter (AFP WNC) is a nonprofit organization that serves as a resource for all who raise funds to better our Western North Carolina community.