July 14 - 19, 2019 / Madison, WI

Madison Institute

Take part in the one-of-a-kind "Madison experience" for five days of intensive learning in your choice of seven fundraising tracks. This could be the most important week of your career!

The 2018 Madison Institute has concluded. The 2019 Madison Institute will be held July 14-19, 2019. Check back soon for updates on the 2019 Madison Institute, including schedule, speakers and more. Click the "notify me" button above to be notified when registration is open. 

Intensive learning

The AHP Madison Institute offers health care development professionals an unparalleled opportunity to learn, share and develop connections, as well as make life-long professional contacts in a supportive and highly-targeted learning environment. It’s a year’s worth of learning in just five days. With seven course tracks, choose a track that offers solutions and answers to best ensure your current and future success. Not sure which track is right for you? Contact the education team for guidance.

Prestigious faculty members

You’ll be guided by faculty members who are the best and brightest in health care development. They will serve as your resource and will be available to answer questions and provide expert advice about your career and work goals. 

Certificates and CFRE credits from the University of Wisconsin and AHP

Once you successfully complete the course work, you’ll receive a certificate from the University of Wisconsin’s Graduate School of Business and the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy. Additionally, you’ll earn up to 26 CFRE credits that count toward the CFRE professional credential. The Madison Institute is sponsored by the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy, in cooperation with the University of Wisconsin’s Graduate School of Business.

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  • We’ve always benchmarked with AHP; for us, it is the definitive benchmarking tool as we’re looking at different areas of improvement.”
    Randy_Varju
    Randy Varju, FAHP, CFRE
    President and Chief Development Officer
    Member Since  2008
  • Benchmarking confirms where you’re on the right track and where there are areas of greatest opportunity by providing meaningful data to justify changes in strategy”
    Deb Koski
    Deb Koski, CFRE
    Sr. Executive Director of Operations, Sanford Health Foundation
    Member Since  2004
  • AHP has helped me to establish a vital, open and trusting network of peers who’ve already provided outstanding advice.”
    JasonSmith
    Jason Smith
    Executive VP of Philanthropy, Bozeman Health Foundation
    Member Since  2014
  • In this age of healthcare reform, rapid care transformation, and accelerated system, hospital, and foundation consolidation, I see my involvement in AHP as being more valuable than ever.”
    James Quinn
    James Quinn
    Chief Development Officer, Morristown Medical Center Foundation
    Member Since  1989
  • We look forward to sharing an incredible week of learning and fellowship.”
    SharonJones
    Sharon A. Jones, FAHP, CFRE
    Chair, AHP University-based Programs
    Member Since  2005
  • The Partners Program provides an unique and unprecedented opportunity for AHP Affiliate members to help further the mission of the AHP to inspire, educate and serve healthcare fundraising professionals”
    BridgetMurphy
    Bridget A. Murphy, CFRE
    Chief Philanthropy Officer, VNA Health Group
    Member Since  1996
  • AHP is so very proud of its diverse, vibrant, committed and resourceful Affiliate membership. I have always been impressed with our AHP Affiliate Members for their commitment, professionalism and leadership in supporting our mission at AHP.”
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    Fred Najjar
    SVP, Philanthropy, Dignity Health
    Member Since  2011