Building leaders who fundraise  
and inspiring fundraisers who lead

As one of the largest AFP chapters in the world, Advancement Northwest is transforming the relationship between donors and fundraisers, building a more vital culture of philanthropy and stronger communities for us all. We believe the fundraising profession must rise to meet the highest standards of innovation and find creative solutions to help philanthropists make an even bigger impact in advancing the ever-growing needs that nonprofit organizations serve.

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Celebrate 2015 National Philanthropy Day with us!

Register now for the 2015 National Philanthropy Day luncheon on Thursday, November 12 at The Westin Seattle.  Early bird pricing ends October 7th!

Join us in honoring these passionate philanthropic leaders:

  • Harley Marine Services - Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation for its strong corporate giving culture and philanthropy to children’s, health and human service organizations.
  • Joanne Bamford, Cal Bamford and Holly B. Hunt - Outstanding Philanthropic Family. The couple and their daughter support Tacoma through their contributions to education, human services and the arts.
  • Seattle Works - Outstanding Philanthropic Organization for its 25 years of exemplary work in fostering volunteerism and in mobilizing leaders for nonprofit boards and public commissions.
  • Sanitary Service Company (SSC) - Outstanding Philanthropic Small Business for its longtime support of Western Washington University and more than 100 other Whatcom County community organizations.
  • Jerry and Charlene Lee - Outstanding Philanthropists. The chairman of MulvannyG2 Architecture and his wife are shining examples of giving one’s “time, talent and treasure” to support our community.
  • Ryan Shannon - Outstanding Young Philanthropist for his fundraising and community-building efforts to support the homeless, feed the hungry and work to end world poverty.


Thank you for joining us at the Symposium on Major Gifts!

8th Annual Symposium on Major Gifts

Friday, September 18 | All day | The Seattle Waterfront Marriott 
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