Annual AFP NJ Conference on Philanthropy

The AFP New Jersey Conference on Philanthropy is held annually each fall. More than 300 development and fundraising professionals come together in central New Jersey to attend this flagship educational event. You will exchange new ideas, explore new topics and engage with colleagues, and ultimately leave motivated with exciting strategies and tactics designed to help YOU successfully close your fundraising year! 


39th Annual Conference on Philanthropy
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Bridgewater Marriott
Bridgewater, NJ

The AFP-NJ Chapter’s 38th Annual Conference on Philanthropy was Held On Thursday, November 15, 2018 at the Bridgewater Marriott | Bridgewater, NJ

To access the AFP-NJ November 15, 2018 Conference Program  [ CLICK HERE ]

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 2018 Highlights
Morning Featured Speakers
Accepting Gifts From Pablo Escobar & Other Ethical Dilemmas Faced By Fundraisers And NGOs

Robbe Healey, MBA, NHA, ACFRE
Founding Member
Aurora Philanthropic Consulting

Deliberate Design for Successful Board Governance

Mike Fucci
Chairman of the Board


Peter H. Hansen, CFRE
Hansen Philanthropic Solutions

Conference Keynote
Surviving & Thriving the Waves of Change

Scott Chesney
Speaker, Coach, Consultant 
Scott Chesney LLC 

Closing Plenary Speaker
How Our Profession can ASK to be more PROACTIVE and less Reactive in Politics, the Media, and Social Media

Laura Fredricks, JD
Founder & CEO
Expert on the Ask