Association of Fundraising Professionals
Central South Carolina Chapter
     

Events

Our monthly meetings are eligible for CFRE credits.

 

Please note, because we are charged for the number of reservations we confirm with our meeting venue, registrants must provide 48 hours cancellation notice.  Registrants cancelling less than 48 hours prior to the program will be billed for the cost of the program. Email afpcscchapter@gmail.com for cancellations/refunds.

 

 

Upcoming events

    • 08 Aug 2019
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • 11:30 - 1:00 PM 300 Senate St. at Senate’s End, 300 Senate Street, Columbia, SC, 29201
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    Career Advancement – Move your Career Up, Over, or Out!

    Want to move ahead in your career? Looking for opportunities to change jobs or roles? Join Central SC Chapter of the AFP for a lunch program to learn tips and tricks to looking, preparing and landing the next role. Whether you want to advance within your own organization or look at opportunities outside your company and maybe in a different field, Steve Hall with Find Great People will share his thoughts and tips to help us navigate career advancement.


    A moderator will lead the discussion posing questions and fielding questions from the audience to get answers on topics including:

    • What employers are looking for?
    • How do fundraising skills translate into other roles?
    • Getting a promotion, and positioning yourself for a step up
    • To stay or go – when you can make a change where you are, and when it’s time to move out
    • Creating a winning resume and cover letter
    • Interviews – dos and don’ts
    • Professional development and networking

    Come prepared with your own questions and get the answers you’ve been looking for.


    About our speaker - 


    As Vice President of Business Development, Steve Hall oversees the growth of Find Great People's Executive Search, Professional Staffing, Human Resources Consulting and Outplacement/Career Transition divisions.  

    A 30-year veteran of FGP, the executive search and staffing industries and a Certified Personnel Consultant (CPC), Steve is a frequent speaker on recruitment and organizational leadership and as the longest tenured member of the firm, Steve has played a vital role in the management of what has become one of the fastest growing recruitment and staffing firms in South Carolina. He was instrumental in FGP’s initial launch in technology recruiting back in 1990 and for a period of five years he managed FGP’s Executive Search division growing revenues 500%. Prior to serving as the Director of FGP’s Executive Search Division, Steve was a Sr. Executive Search Consultant for the first 16 years of his career running his own search desk at FGP. At times, Steve is still actively leading executive level searches on behalf of select FGP clients.


    In addition to his responsibilities within FGP, Steve was appointed as a Board of Trustees for the SC Independent Colleges and Universities, as a Board of Directors for the Greenville Technical College Foundation and to the South Carolina Leadership Council for the NFIB in 2018 as well as in 2016 being appointed by Governor Haley to the PalmettoPride Board of Commissioners as well as the Advisory Council for SC Consumer Affairs. He has been an active member of the Upstate SC Alliance, Central SC Alliance, Spartanburg Economic Futures Group and the Greenwood Partnership Alliance, is past Chairman of the GHS Patewood Campus Business Advisory Council, past Chairman of Youth Leadership Greenville under the Greenville Chamber of Commerce, former Commissioner of the Greenville County Human Relations Commission, and current board member for Water of Life (a faith based non-profit ministry providing access to clean water in impoverished countries). Steve is also a graduate of Leadership South Carolina, Leadership Greenville, and Leadership Greer. Steve completed his BS degree in Marketing Management from Bob Jones University in 1989.


Past events

27 Jun 2019 End of Fiscal Year Celebration
09 May 2019 May Luncheon - Corporate Giving: What You Need to Know
11 Apr 2019 April Luncheon - Creating a Viable Development Plan
14 Mar 2019 March Luncheon - Annual Gifts - Major Gifts Through Life Insurance
14 Feb 2019 February Luncheon - Further Your Professional Development: Become a CFRE
10 Jan 2019 January Luncheon: Asked and Answered! The nuts and bolts with June Bradham
06 Dec 2018 AFP Holiday Happy Hour
08 Nov 2018 Your Hidden Gold: Cultivating Mid-Level Donors
18 Oct 2018 2018 National Philanthropy Day
13 Sep 2018 All You Need To Know About The CFRE
23 Aug 2018 Grant Writing Boot Camp with Third Sector Consulting
09 Aug 2018 August Luncheon: Preparing for the Next Role in Fundraising
17 Jul 2018 NPD Informational Meeting
10 May 2018 May Luncheon: Work Smarter, Not Harder
12 Apr 2018 April Luncheon: Soul of Philanthropy, Reframing Portraits of Philanthropy
08 Mar 2018 March Luncheon: Developing Your Planned Giving Program
08 Feb 2018 February Luncheon: The State of Philanthropy
26 Jan 2018 January Luncheon: They asked you to do what? Ethics in Fundraising
14 Dec 2017 2017 AFP Holiday Social
07 Dec 2017 Workshop: Crafting Personalized Messages
09 Nov 2017 November Luncheon: Donor Panel with moderator JoAnn Turnquist
26 Oct 2017 2017 National Philanthropy Day
14 Sep 2017 CANCELED: All-Day Workshop - Major Gifts Ramp-up
10 Aug 2017 August Luncheon: Susan Bacon, Palmetto Grant Consulting
11 May 2017 May Luncheon: Cultural Diversity
13 Apr 2017 April Luncheon: The Secrets of Fundraising Storytelling!
09 Mar 2017 March Luncheon: The Development Pipeline: News for Job Seekers and Employers
09 Feb 2017 February Luncheon: I Love You So Much, I Could Squish You!
12 Jan 2017 January Luncheon: Change Leadership
08 Dec 2016 2016 AFP Holiday Social
10 Nov 2016 Corporate and Foundation Relations Panel
27 Oct 2016 2016 National Philanthropy Day
08 Sep 2016 September Luncheon Meeting: Writing Effective Grants
11 Aug 2016 August Luncheon Meeting: Avoiding the Inclusion Illusion: Strategies for Embracing & Valuing Diversity
12 May 2016 May Luncheon Meeting: Maximizing Your Major Donor Pipeline
14 Apr 2016 April Luncheon Meeting: Planned Giving Program
10 Mar 2016 Sustainability Toolkit: Effective Tools to Build More Sustainable Fund Development
11 Feb 2016 Maximize Your Database for Fundraising Success
14 Jan 2016 Using Special Events to Cultivate Major Gifts
10 Dec 2015 AFP Holiday Party
27 Oct 2015 2015 National Philanthropy Day
08 Oct 2015 Sustainability Toolkit: Effective Tools to Build More Sustainable Fund Development
10 Sep 2015 WORKSHOP: Happiness, Habits, and Major Gift Fundraising: Strategies to Help You Survive and Thrive
13 Aug 2015 August Meeting: Diversity: The Value in Differences
14 May 2015 May Luncheon Meeting, Managing Up: Understanding Board Profiles
09 Apr 2015 April Luncheon Meeting: Donor Retention
12 Mar 2015 Successful Events: 7 Simple Ways to Improve Your Event
12 Feb 2015 Leadership in 3-D
08 Jan 2015 Current Trends in Philanthropy Panel & Discussion
11 Dec 2014 AFP Member Holiday Social
13 Nov 2014 National Philanthropy Day
07 Oct 2014 Board Development and Engagement
05 Aug 2014 CREATING YOUR CASE STATEMENT: Separating You From The Other Noise Out There!
03 Jun 2014 The Inclusion Illusion
06 May 2014 The Coming of Age of Collaborative Fundraising
01 Apr 2014 Trends in Philanthropy on the Web
11 Mar 2014 Transform from Transactional to Relational Philanthropy
10 Feb 2014 Together. For Good. Nonprofit Summit 2014
04 Feb 2014 SOLD OUT! Capturing Corporate Philanthropy
23 Jan 2014 Thinking About a Capital Campaign?
07 Jan 2014 Improve Your Career Opportunities and Earning Potential
20 Nov 2013 National Philanthropy Day
19 Sep 2013 BOARD DEVELOPMENT 101 with Jim Hackney: How will you Make Your Board Stronger?
15 Aug 2013 The Online “Ask” - Optimizing the Online Donation Experience
16 May 2013 The Ethics of Diversity
18 Apr 2013 Creative Targeted Pitches to Potential Major Donors
21 Mar 2013 Planned Giving ABC's
13 Mar 2013 2013 Together. For Good. Nonprofit Summit
28 Feb 2013 DEVELOPING AND IMPLEMENTING SOLICITATION STRATEGIES FOR THE MAJOR GIFT with Bill Sturtevant
13 Dec 2012 Holiday Mingle
15 Nov 2012 National Philanthropy Day - November 15, 2012
08 Nov 2012 AFP Mingle
18 Oct 2012 Corporate and Foundation Funding: The Times They Are A Changing
11 Oct 2012 AFP Mingle
13 Sep 2012 AFP Mingle
16 Aug 2012 Strategies for Enhancing Fundraising with Social Media: Mandi Engram
09 Aug 2012 AFP Mingle
12 Jul 2012 AFP Mingle
21 Jun 2012 Making the Ask: Hall Powell, MBA, CFRE
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