Skip Navigation

Welcome to the Western Massachusetts Chapter

The Western Massachusetts Chapter has been providing fundraising professionals in our region with educational, networking, and professional advancement opportunities since 1994.

The Western Massachusetts Chapter serves fundraising professionals throughout Western Massachusetts including Worcester, Hampden, Hampshire, Franklin and Berkshire counties. Professionals from outside of our region are also welcome to join and attend meetings.

Sign up for our newsletters and notices - including invitations to events, job postings and more!


TwitterFacebook  LinkedIn

AFP Quick Poll


Required indicates a required field

Jan 17 - Major Gifts Officer
New England Public Radio (WFCR and WNNZ) seeks an experienced professional to serve as the station’s Major Gifts Officer in Springfield, MA. This position is charged with identifying, developing, and implementing strategies for new major gift prospects and donors and will work closely with a team of development professionals as well as the general manager and board members. The ideal candidate will be creative, articulate, and detail-oriented and have an appreciation for the role of public radio in the communities of western New England. ... more >
Jan 10 - Donor Relations Manager
FFI’s fast growth—doubling in size and budget every two to three years—requires new staff, new partners and new funders. Our revenue comes from a blend of private philanthropy, earned income and government contracts, and the percentage of our funding that comes from high net worth individuals is expected to grow significantly in the coming years. We have created a new position on our team for the person who will provide high level support and project management for our strategy to dramatically increase individual philanthropic giving. ... more >
Jan 9 - Accounting Manager
The Proteus Fund seeks a regular full-time, Accounting Manager to provide financial management services and reporting to Proteus Fund (Proteus), a 501(c)(3) organization and its affiliate 501 (c)(4), the Proteus Action League (PAL). The Accounting Manager streamlines the accounting function, identifies and implements process improvements. ... more >
Jan 9 - Sponsored Projects Assistant
The Proteus Fund seeks a regular full-time, Sponsored Projects Assistant to provide support to the Fiscally Sponsored Projects Program and Grants Management. ... more >
Jan 4 - President/CEO
The United Way of Pioneer Valley is seeking an innovative and progressive President/CEO to carry out the mission, priorities, and policies of the United Way with a significant focus on resource development. The successful candidate will leverage strategic and creative tactics to positively position the United Way in the community in order to achieve its mission and objectives. The ... more >
Jan 12 - What’s Top of Mind for Fundraisers in 2017?
(Jan. 11, 2017) Instead of predicting what might happen in 2017 (and you can find a lot of those articles here), we asked a few AFP members what issues they are most concerned about—the trends or challenges that are keeping them up at night. ... more >
Jan 11 - AFP Top Ten (Week of January 9, 2017): Communicating Effectively, Buy-A-Brick Fundraising, The Donor Journey, More!
(Jan. 9, 2017) Our weekly round-up of blog posts, articles, videos and other resources to help you keep on top of latest trends and reach your fundraising goals. ... more >
Jan 4 - Russell Raker, Father of the ACFRE Program, Passes Away
Russell Raker, ACFRE, former AFP board member who led the development and implementation of the Advanced Certified Fund Raising Credential (ACFRE) program, passed away on Dec. 21 at the age of 75. ... more >
Jan 4 - AFP Top Ten (Week of January 2, 2017): Tons of Trends for 2017, Ways to Win at Donor Retention, More!
(Jan. 2, 2017) Our weekly round-up of blog posts, articles, videos and other resources to help you keep on top of latest trends and reach your fundraising goals. ... more >
Jan 3 - AFP Canada Board of Directors 2017 Nominations
The Association of Fundraising Professionals is proud to announce that a new AFP Canada Board governance structure will be implemented in 2017. Nominations to serve on the first Board of Directors are open until January 31, 2017. ... more >