2016 VFRI Scholarship
VIRGINIA FUNDRAISING INSTITUTE SCHOLARSHIP
July 27 - 28, 2016
Omni Hotel, Charlottesville, Virginia
The Virginia Fund Raising Institute (VFRI) is a cooperative effort of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Virginia Chapters through the AFP Virginia Caucus. These chapters organize annually to coordinate VFRI and advance philanthropy through education and fellowship.
The Virginia Fund Raising Institute, founded in 1992, hosts interactive educational workshops and several keynote presentations designed to inspire and equip development professionals, board members, and executive directors to excel in fundraising and nonprofit management. In addition, 15-20 exhibitors and sponsors bring their knowledge and counsel in nonprofit and volunteer management to VFRI and help you be successful. At VFRI development and nonprofit executives can take advantage of professional networking, workshops, and roundtable discussions to gain valuable insights into the challenges facing the nonprofit world.
The scholarship covers registration for the conference and hotel (incidentals not included).
Applicants must be a current member of AFP, worked in fundraising for at least one (1) year and be willing to share information from the VFRI meeting with AFP Hampton Roads. Following VFRI, the recipient must agree to serve on a AFP HR committee for one (1) year.
Scholarship Value: $790.00
Applications should be received by June 15, 2016 and should be sent to: : Reese Beeler, Scholarship Committee Chair, 733 Graydon Ave, Norfolk, VA 23507 or email application to firstname.lastname@example.org. For questions call Reese Beeler at 757-971-3221.
Past recipients include:
2011 Melissa Hlinvosky
2012 Rachel Newnam
2013 Devin Arnold
2014 Kenda Council
2015 Ashley Greene
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