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AFP Cape Fear Region Chapter Meetings are held the 2nd Wednesday of each month
at the New Hanover Arboretum (unless otherwise noted)

8:00am - 8:30am networking and coffee
8:30am - 9:30am Program

December 14th

Taking Care of You
AFP Cape Fear Region Chapter Annual Meeting

Chapter Members will vote on the 2017 Board of Directors
Slate of Officers, only Chapter members may vote

2017 Chapter President
Mary Bradley, WHQR

  Chapter Vice President
Bethany Leighton, Phoenix Hometown Hires

Past President
Vann Pearsall, Coastal Land Trust

Bob Jones, GLOW

Lauren Daley, Domestic Violence Shelter & Services

Carol Barre, First Book
Beth Gaglione, Food Bank of Central and Eastern NC
Laurie Taylor, Lower Cape Fear Hospice
Kitty Yerkes, Cape Fear Museum

Past Chair, AFP Board of Directors and Chair of the Nominating Committee
if you have any questions. Interested in being on AFP Cape Fear Chapter Board Director contact Janine Powell

Jane BirnbachJane Birnbach, CFRE
Development Director,
Good Shepherd Center,
2016 Cape Fear Region AFP Professional Fundraiser of the Year

Jane will share her recent journey on the El Camino de Santiago de Compostela (in English: The Way of St. James) is a network of routes across Spain and Europe which all lead to Santiago de Compostela, in the northwest of Spain. In the Middle Ages, these routes were walked as a pilgrimage to the tomb of the apostle St. James. 

  El Camino

Interested in attending the 2017 International Fundraising Conference?

 2017 Int Conf




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