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Welcome to the AFP East Texas Chapter website!

We are committed to supporting development professionals throughout the greater East Texas area and we hope our website helps to do this. We have nearly 70 active AFP members, who serve as development directors, fundraising consultants, grant writers, volunteer fundraisers, nonprofit executives, and other individuals dedicated to fundraising and philanthropy.

The AFP East Texas Chapter has regularly scheduled educational lunch meetings featuring local and national speakers on topics relevant to everyday development work. The chapter also offers additional educational and networking opportunities including member socials, local roundtables, fundraising seminars and a National Philanthropy Day® celebration. 
As we work to better serve you, keep an eye on this website for continued services and information. 



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