Benefits for Health Care Fundraisers

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AHP is the definitive authority on health care philanthropy. We provide opportunities to network and connect with like-minded fundraising professionals. We disseminate advanced research on healthcare philanthropy trends, organizational benchmarking, and salary professional development, research, networking. We believe philanthropy connects people and enriches lives. 

AHP member benefits include in-person networking at several targeted conferences and the AHP International conference, an online members-only community for peer discussions and sharing, publications such as the AHP Journal, Healthcare Philanthropy, the biennial Salary and Benefits report, our Annual Report on Giving, AHP’s online resource center and resource librarian, educational opportunities like the Madison Institute and Webinar Wednesdays, discounts on CFRE classes and exams, and more. 

Build Your Career

AHP connects you with convenience and flexibility to strengthen your career and your development office in a variety of ways—you choose what works best.

The Madison Institute offers five days of accelerated instruction in a university setting. With seven course tracks, you can learn an entire years’ worth of information and choose the path that makes the most sense for your personal career. 

AHP’s Webinar Series give you discounted access to e-learning opportunities right at your desk. 

The AHP Development Primer Course is ideal for professionals new to the field.

The fundamental information you need to pass the CFRE exam is available through our Advanced Course in Healthcare Philanthropy, and exam takers save $175 for initial certification.  

The AHP Career Center is sector-specific and the best place to post or search for positions. Members search free or post for a 15% discount. 


AHP connects you to best practices in health care development and management. 

The AHP Huddle is our members-only online community where healthcare fundraisers can work together to achieve a common goal. Our users share files, learn about upcoming events, and join discussions in specialized topic peer groups.  

AHP International is the largest gathering of healthcare development professionals in the world. Members can attend this event at a significant discount and connect with other fundraisers, shares successes and find solutions to commons challenges, and learn from a variety of expert-led sessions.

Discounts to other AHP events, such as Convene Canada, Big Ideas, and Leading Forward target specialized topics of interest.  

Stay Informed

AHP publishes the weekly AHP Today, the e-Connect newsletter, the Healthcare Philanthropy journal, and other industry data, compensation reports, trends and fundraising related publications. 

AHP members are invited to receive a complimentary print subscription to The NonProfit Times, a $49.95/year value. 

Additionally, AHP members receive a 15 percent discount when they purchase the 2017 Giving USA Annual Report products which are available for pre-order. Release date is June 13. Get the discount code here.

AHP is active on social media! Connect with us on FacebookTwitterLinkedIn, and our exclusive LinkedIn group with overt 7,100 members. 


The AHP Resource Center offers more than 2,000 articles, journals, whitepapers, and studies. Our resource librarian will help answer your challenging questions. 

The AHP Salary and Benefit Report is essential to staff recruitment and retention. We gather and analyze salary information based on institution type, years of experience, geography, and more. 

The Annual Report on Giving allows members to gauge performance against peers, and judge return on investment. 

Get Involved

Mentor other professionals, present at a conference or webinar, join a committeemoderate a Huddle Peer Group – opportunities abound! Want to learn more? Contact us!


Member Benefits

Join as Institutional

For any voluntary, not-for-profit, or governmental health care organization or institution. The membership dues are based on the number of development professionals on your membership roster. Only those on the membership roster with AHP receive member benefits and access. Institutional membership is transferable. Not sure who should be on your membership roster? Contact us to learn more. 

Join AHP by March 2, 2018 and receive 25% off your first year of membership! 

Institutional Annual Dues

Number of members Dues per person
2-12 $478
13-24 $443
25-48 $408
49--96 $373
97-192 $338
193 and up $303
Larger development staff? Contact AHP Membership

Join as Individual

For professionals directly involved in fundraising who are employed by any voluntary, not-for-profit, or governmental health care organization or institution. The membership dues are $498 per year. Individual membership is non-transferable.

Join AHP by March 2, 2018 and receive 25% off your first year of membership! 

Join as Associate

For individuals who are students, board members, or employed by a health care institution but do not qualify for individual membership. Membership dues are $324 per year.

Questions about memberships, or want to learn more? Contact the Membership team today!

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