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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!
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Give to Healthcare Campaign

Learn how your fundraising organization can use this toolkit to bring awareness to your Thanksgiving and Giving Tuesday campaigns.
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Order various publications and services in the AHP Bookstore, including Fundraising Under HIPAA, Report on Giving, and more.
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Healthcare Philanthropy Marketplace

The Healthcare Philanthropy Marketplace offers access to almost 5,000 health care philanthropy professionals and service providers.
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AHP Connect

AHP Connect is a newsletter emailed twice-monthly to all AHP members. The newsletter provides updates on industry news and research, educational and professional opportunities, best practices and other articles related to health care philanthropy.
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Healthcare Philanthropy Journal

The Healthcare Philanthropy journal is published twice a year for its members and others who share an interest in health care fundraising.
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The AHP Report on Giving for U.S. and Canada

The report provides key health care philanthropy industry benchmarks including total funds raised (cash and production), return on investment (ROI) and cost to raise a dollar (CTRD).
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AHP Resource Center

The AHP Resource Center has over 2,000 articles, studies and samples.

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WEBINAR

Moving From Event-Driven to Major Gifts-Oriented Strategy

Based on a popular AHP Huddle discussion thread, AHP is excited to offer a webinar exploring ways several foundations successfully made the transition from a development program centered around special events to one driven by a major gift strategy.
  • "We reached out for a speaker to bring us the pulse of the industry during this crisis, and what we received was exactly what we hoped for: an informed, personalized, clear, and interesting give and take with impressive follow-up”
    David Flood Circle
    David Flood
    Chief Development Officer & Foundation President Advocate Aurora Health Foundations
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    Randy A. Varju, MBA, FAHP, CFRE
    Chief Development Officer & Foundation President Advocate Aurora Health Foundations
  • The process of applying to become a Fellow of the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy was gratifying and offered a rare opportunity to pause and reflect on my career. I highly recommend this experience. ”
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    Amy Day, FAHP, CFRE
    Regional Vice President, Philanthropy, Loyola Medicine
    Member Since  2006
  • For anyone interested in applying for their Fellows, I highly encourage you to take the journey. The journey will make you grow, teach you about yourself, and show you ways in which you can have greater impact on those you serve. ”
    Amanda Stevens 200x200
    Amanda Stevens, MBA, FAHP, CFRE
    Chief Strategy Officer, Hill Country Memorial
    Member Since  2005
  • [The FAHP] will be one of the most meaningful achievements in all of your professional development.”
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    John Drake, MLA, FAHP, CFRE
    President, Baylor Scott & White Irving Foundation
    Member Since  1994
  • There's a lot of people that will come back after they've gone to year one, they want to come back for year two and year three, that's a testament to the value they get out of (the Madison Institute).”
    David Gillig
    David Gillig, FAHP
    Former Dean, Fundraising Management
    Member Since  1982
  • I always go back to Madison as the experience that has made the most significant difference in my career, in my profession and will continue to do that. ”
    Doug Dillon
    Doug Dillon, CFRE
    Dean, Major Gift Initiatives and the Campaign
    Member Since  1996
  • Madison is unlike any other experience. You can go back (to your classmates) at any juncture and get advice and support. It isn't just about the time that we're together, but it creates a career-long fraternity.”
    Shannon Duval
    Shannon Duval
    Dean, Elements of Major Gifts
    Member Since  2004
  • 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, CFRE
    Chief Development Officer, Morristown Medical Center Foundation, and AHP Si Seymour Award Recipient (2020)
    Member Since  1989
  • Anyone who comes to Madison will leave with unbelievable knowledge, they'll leave with new friendships, they'll leave with renewed friendships and they'll also know where to turn when they need any answer to any question.”
    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.”
    Fred Najjar-New_testimonial
    Fred Najjar
    Executive VP, Chief Philanthropy Officer, CommonSpirit Health
    Member Since  2011
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

Committees and Councils

  • Affiliate Member Advisory Council

    Charge: The AHP Affiliate Member Advisory Council is responsible for ensuring the needs of AHP’s Affiliate membership are met, and to provide feedback regarding the needs of health care fundraisers and how AHP can better meet those needs. The Council is also charged with advising and assisting in the development of effective strategies, initiatives or programs to improve the value proposition on behalf of the AHP Affiliate Membership. 

    Ben Golding, Advancement Resources, Chair
    Collette M. Murray, JD, CFRE, Paschal Murray Executive Search
    James DeLauro, Ph.D., DeLauro & Associates Consulting
    Mary Love (Bitsy) Henderson, FAHP, Henderson Mallory Partners
    William J. Mountcastle, Health Giving
    Kathleen E. Pavelka, CFRE, The Phonathon
    Andrew Pickering, Presentation Design Group
    Steven A. Reed, Performance Advantage
    Bethany Rozell, Thompson & Associates
    Dave Smith, Heaton Smith Group, LLC
    Dan Sorrenti, Ghiorsi & Sorrenti, Inc.
    Betsy Chapin Taylor, FAHP, Accordant Philanthropy
    Jeffrey Wilklow, Campbell & Company

    AHP Staff Liaison:  Devin Barnes

  • Board Governance & Leadership Committee

    Charge: Responsible for the ongoing recommendations to the Board of Directors and supports the strategic direction of AHP.  The work of the committee revolves around 5 major areas:  (1) Prepare board leadership; (2) Assess board effectiveness; (3) Encourage board development; (4) Pay attention to board composition; and (5) Help create board roles and responsibilities.

    Pamela Puleo, FAHP (Chair 2017), Concord Hospital Trust
    Kenneth R. Coffey II, Self Regional Healthcare Foundation
    James McL. Dale, Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center 
    Kevin J. Miller, Shriners Hospital for Children – St. Louis
    James F. Quinn, CFRE, Foundation for Morristown Medical Center
    Charlene Rocke, Victoria General Hospital Foundation 
    Susan B. Smith, M.A., CFRE, FAHP, St. Jude Memorial Foundation

    AHP Staff Liaison: Mary Ann Donlin

  • Certification Committee

    Charge: Responsible for overseeing the Fellows process. This includes working with AHP associates and the professional certification consultants to ensure exams are up-to-date, acting as content experts for the exam, reviewing applications, administering exams and adopting such policies and procedures as necessary to safeguard the integrity of the process and the rights of candidates.

    Janet DeWolfe, FAHP, CFRE, Chair, Intermountain Foundation
    Sharon A. Jones, FAHP, CFRE, Haven Hospice
    Suzanne Bone, FAHP, CFRE, Foundation of Guelph General Hospital
    Rhonda Cunningham, FAHP, CFRE, Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation
    Amy Day, FAHP, CFRE, Loyola Medicine
    John Drake, MLA, FAHP, CFRE, Baylor Scott & White Irving Foundation
    Debra Gill, FAHP, CFRE, Ghiorsi & Sorrenti Inc

    AHP Staff Liaison: John Wilson

  • Canada Council

    Charge: Responsible for ensuring AHP members based in Canada are engaged and informed of AHP-related activities. This includes proactively communicating with new members, inviting members to AHP-related events, and hosting provincial gatherings led by Provincial Representatives. Regular meetings of the board via the annual Convene Canada event as well as through conference calls ensure that provincial issues are discussed as appropriate.

    Tammy Morison, Chair, 
    North Bay Regional Health Centre 
    Veronica Carroll, MBA, CFRE, Past Chair
    , Children's Health Foundation of Vancouver Island
    Kathy Alexander, Treasurer, Bluewater Health Foundation
    Julie Thebeau, CFRE, Secretary Horizon Health Network
    Kenneth Carruthers, Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation
    Tracey Comeau, MA, CFRE, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Foundation
    Keith Curtis, Grande Prairie Regional Hospital Foundation
    Laurie Flood, St. Joseph’s Hospital Foundation
    Kim Fraser, The Montreal Children’s Hospital Foundation
    Lisa Hoglund, Delta Hospital Foundation
    Andrea Page, FAHP, Stratford General Hospital Foundation
    Malcolm Radke,
    Lloydminster Region Health Foundation
    Allison Ramchuk, Kelowna General Hospital Foundation
    Charlene Rocke, Victoria General Hospital Foundation
    Arleen Stevens, Health Sciences Foundation of the South Shore


    AHP Staff Liaison: Alice Ayres

  • 2019 Convene Canada Committee

    Charge: Help identify and develop the educational content for the Convene Canada conference. 

    Ingrid Perry (Chair), Mackenzie Health Foundation
    Tammy Morison (Past Chair), North Bay Regional Health Centre
    Kathy Alexander, Bluewater Health Foundation
    Jesse Dees, CFRE, Collingwood General & Marine Hospital Foundation 
    Maria Dyck, St. Joseph's Health Centre Foundation
    Patricia M. Gaudreau, Timmins and District Hospital Foundation
    Suzanne Hallsworth, Oakville Hospital Foundation

    Andrea Page, FAHP, CFRE, Stratford General Hospital
    Allison Ramchuk, CFRE, Kelowna General Hospital Foundation

    AHP Staff Liaison: John Wilson

  • Development Primer Committee

    Charge:Maintain and update the content of the Development Primer workshop.

    Dotty Allen, Chair, Allen Resource Strategies
    Ann Thompson-Haas, FAHP, Co-Chair, Larkwood Consulting, LLC

    AHP Staff Liaison: John Wilson

  • Foundation Board of Trustees (2019-20)

    Charge: Promote charitable and educational objectives, assist in providing continuing education, engage in research, investigations, analysis and studies as they relate to health care development.

    Fred Najjar, Chair, Executive Vice President and Chief Philanthropy Officer, CommonSpirit Health, San Francisco, CA
    Pamela Puleo, FAHP, Secretary/Treasurer, Chief Advancement Officer, Concord Hospital, Concord, NH
    Dana Casson, CFRE, Trustee, System Vice President and Chief Philanthropy Officer, OhioHealth, Columbus, OH
    Amy G. Day, CFRE, FAHP, Trustee, Regional Vice President, Development, Loyola Medicine Philanthropy, Maywood, IL
    Rueben Mayes, MBA, CFRE, Trustee, Chief Development Officer, Pullman Regional Hospital Foundation, Pullman, WA
    Bill Navrides, Trustee, Director of Development, Sharp Grossmont Hospital Foundation, La Mesa, CA
    Tammy Morison, CFRE, Ex officio, President & Chief Executive Officer, North Bay Regional Health Centre Foundation, North Bay, ON Canada
    Alice Ayres, MBA, Ex officio, President & Chief Executive Officer, Association for Healthcare Philanthropy, Arlington, VA


    AHP Staff Liaison: Mary Ann Donlin

  • 2020 International Conference Committee

    Charge: Recommend educational format, identify current issues, review submitted papers and develop educational content for the AHP Annual International Conference.

    Donna Budak, FAHP, CFRE, Chair, AMITA Health
    Serena Amerson, CFRE, Eastern Virginia Medical School
    John Drake, MLA, FAHP, CFRE, Baylor Scott & White Irving Foundation
    Shawn Fincher, Providence St. Joseph Health - Providence Foundations of Oregon
    Ken Gladish, PhD
    T.J. Johnson, MNM, CFRE, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
    Andrea Page, FAHP, CFRE, Stratford General Hospital Foundation

    AHP Staff Liaison: John Wilson

  • Journal Advisory Council

    Charge: Responsible for feature articles in the journal. The Council discusses and selects topic areas that are most likely of current interest to AHP members, and seeks articles/authors in these areas.

    Anne Marie Halsey, Chair, Children's Hospital Foundation
    Sophia S. Ahmad, Mercy Foundation
    Jewanna Apawu, Johns Hopkins All Children's Foundation
    Jill M. Bramblett, McLeod Health Foundation
    Kristin Broadbent, CFRE, Lakewood Hospital Foundation
    Jeff Buhr, CFRE, Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation
    Eric ChamberlainGuthrie Health
    Terrence J. Egan, CFRE, FHN Foundation 
    Kenneth M. Ferrara, Upper Chesapeake Health Foundation
    Jolene Francis, Enloe Medical Center
    Larysa Gradeck, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation
    Jim Green, Mercy Health Foundation
    Claude Hall, Jr., Sinai Health System
    Bonnie Jess Lopane, CFRE, Hospice & Community Care
    Christine Lockmon, Sun Health Foundation
    Kathleen Murphy, APR, Intermountain Foundation, Central Office
    Teresa Newmarch, CFRE, Pine Rest Foundation
    Robert Nolan, MS, CFRE, Loyala University Health System 
    Andrea Page, FAHP, CFRE, Stratford General Hospital Foundation

    AHP Staff Liaison: Ifdy Perez

  • 2021 Leading Forward Committee

    Charge: Responsible for helping to identify and develop the educational content for the Leading Forward Executive Summit. With data gathered by AHP, the committee reviews members’ needs and identifies potential topics and speakers.

    Jan W. Wood, CFRE, Chair, Anne Arundel Medical Center Foundation
    Jim Digan, Nemours Children's Health System
    Connie Falcone, Northwestern Memorial Foundation
    Megan Mahncke, SCL Health
    Carol Parlin Prushan, Einstein Health Network
    Grant Stirling, PhD, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Foundation
    Shaké Sulikyan, ValleyCare Charitable Foundation

    AHP Staff Liaison: John Wilson

  • 2021 Madison Institute

    Charge: Ensure the Institute’s continued success and develop the long range performance of its faculty members/content experts.

    Shannon Duval, Chair, CommonSpirit Health

    Deans & Associate/Emeritus Deans
    Michael J. Beall, Accordant Philanthropy
    Carrie L. Boardwick, CFRE, CommonSpirit Health
    Suzanne Bone, FAHP, CFRE, The Foundation of Guelph General Hospital
    Donna Budak, FAHP, CFRE, AMITA Health Foundation
    Tamra Buntrock, CommonSpirit Health
    Rhonda Cunningham, FAHP, CFRE, Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation
    Janet DeWolfe, FAHP, CFRE, Intermountain Foundation
    Douglas A. Dillon, CFRE, Jerold Panas, Linzy & Partners
    John P. Drake, MLA, FAHP, CFRE, Baylor Scott & White Irving Foundation
    Sarah Fawcett-Lee, CFRE, Virtua Health
    Ian M. Fraser, MBA, FAHP, FCEP, PhilanthroPlan
    Jill Kyle, MBA, CFRE, Jefferson Health
    Chad Linzy, AMITA Health Foundation
    Beth Morgante, Sharp HealthCare Philanthropy
    Ashley C. Nall, CFRE, Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital Foundation
    Karen Piel, JD, CPA, CFRE, Marshfield Clinic Health System Foundation
    Ingrid Perry, Mackenzie Health Foundation

    Faculty
    Carrie Cobb, Blackbaud Healthcare Solutions
    Lorraine del Prado, CSPG, CFRE, FCEP, Thompson & Associates
    Jolene Francis, CFRE, Enloe Medical Center Foundation
    Lupita Garza, CFRE, Adventist Health White Memorial Charitable Foundation
    Joshua D. LaBorde, Sutter Health
    Tim Logan, CFRE, ACFRE, FAHP, 
    Barton Cotton
    Jeff McAloon, Saint John Regional Hospital Foundation
    Jessica McLain, MHA, CFRE, Cleveland Clinic
    Arthur J. Ochoa, JD, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    Tim Self, CFRE, NCP, FCEP, AnMed Health Foundation
    Charles Slamar Jr., JD, LL.M., Thompson & Associates
    Damon Tinnon, CSPG, Queen of the Valley Foundation
    Robert Wahlers, MS, CFRE, PEAK Philanthropic, LLC
    Karen Willson, ACFRE, KCI Philanthropy

    AHP Staff Liaison: John Wilson

  • Membership Engagement Committee

    Charge: Advise on and assist with membership recruitment and retention campaigns, serve as a channel for communication on membership benefits, welcome new members to AHP and assist in program development for onboarding activities of new members to further engagement. 

    Candie Davidson-Goldbronn, Senior Director, CCS 
    Patty Franson, Director of Principal Giving, Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota Foundation
    Suzanne Hallsworth, Director, Development & Communications, Oakville Hospital Foundation 
    Jeanne Jachim, Vice President, Virginia Mason; President, Virginia Mason Foundation 
    Michele Jacobs, CFRE, Senior Major Gifts Officer, Martin Health Foundation – Chair
    Lucinda “Cinda” Johnson, CFRE, Director, Strategic Giving, Abington Health Foundation 
    Aida Matic, CFRE, VP, Philanthropy, Tidewell Hospice
    Mary McPherson, CFRE, Oakville Hospital Foundation
    Alisa Smallwood, Grady Health Foundation
    Jill Kurszewski, Marshfield Clinic Health System Foundation

    AHP Staff Liaison: Alice Ayres

  • Past Chair Advisory Council

    Charge: Serve as a sounding board for AHP initiatives, a resource for thought leadership and ambassadors for the association.

    William S. Littlejohn, Chair, Sharp HealthCare Foundation (Board Chair 2013 & 2014)
    Albert J. Alvarez, FAHP, Montage Health (Board Chair 1992)
    Gene Attal, FAHP, Attal & Co (Board Chair 2001)
    Mary Anne Chern, FAHP, ACFRE, White Memorial Medical Center Charitable Foundation (Board Chair 2011)
    Susan J. Doliner, FAHP, CFRE, Main Medical Center – Development Department (Board Chair 2012) 
    Peter W. Ghiorsi, MBA, FAHP, Ghiorsi & Sorrenti, Inc. (Board Chair 1988)
    Charles W. Heim, Jr., FAHP, Heim Consulting (Board Chair 1989)
    Lisa Hillman, FAHP, CFRE (Board Chair 2009)
    J. Lloyd Horton, FAHP (Board Chair 1996)
    Jon B. Olson, FAHP (Board Chair 1986)
    Anne K. Randell, FAHP  (Board Chair 2004)
    Paulette Roberts, FAHP (Board Chair 2005)
    William D. Seelye, FAHP (Board Chair 1981) 
    Milton J. Smith, FAHP, MJSmith LLC (Board Chair 2002)
    Stuart R. Smith, FAHP, Not For Profit Resource, LLC (Board Chair 2003)
    Pearl F. Veenema, FAHP, CFRE, Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation (Board Chair 2006)

    AHP Staff Liaison: Mary Ann Donlin

  • Quality and Risk Management Committee

    Charge: Responsible for overseeing the organization’s risk portfolio, including finances. Work revolves around ensuring effective internal controls, assessing "tone at the top," the annual audit, measurement and effectiveness, investments and finance.

    Bridget Murphy, CFRE, Chair (2016-2017), VNA Health Group
    Kevin J. Callanan, CFRE, Valley Health System
    Kristin Broadbent, CFRE, Lakewood Hospital Foundation
    Robert J. Di Vito, CFRE, MedStar Health
    Sarah Fawcett-Lee, CFRE, MedStar Union Memorial Hospital
    Brad Konkler, CentraCare Health Foundation
    Ingrid Perry, Mackenzie Health Foundation

    AHP Staff Liaison: Norman Flores

  • Standards Committee

    Nancy Gregovich, Chair, Intermountain Foundation

    David Wilke, FAHP, CFRE, Vice Chair, Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation

    Chuck Alsdurf, CPA,
    Healthcare Financial Management Association

    Carrie Boardwick, CFRE, CommonSpirit Health

    Mendal Bouknight,, Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta

    Tamra Buntrock, CommonSpirit Health

    Amy Collard, SSM Health Foundation – St. Louis

    Craig S. Evans, Ed.D., Rochester Regional Health Foundations

    Nicole Thigpen Felix, Northwell Health Foundation

    Elizabeth Gross, Anne Arundel Medical Center Foundation

    Joshua D. LaBorde, Sutter Health

    Dan LaGrange, CPA, bCRE-PROUnityPoint Health

    Cindy Moon-Barna, Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) 

    Joel Simon, LifeBridge Health

  • "We reached out for a speaker to bring us the pulse of the industry during this crisis, and what we received was exactly what we hoped for: an informed, personalized, clear, and interesting give and take with impressive follow-up”
    David Flood Circle
    David Flood
    Chief Development Officer & Foundation President Advocate Aurora Health Foundations
    Member Since  
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    Randy A. Varju, MBA, FAHP, CFRE
    Chief Development Officer & Foundation President Advocate Aurora Health Foundations
    Member Since  
  • The process of applying to become a Fellow of the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy was gratifying and offered a rare opportunity to pause and reflect on my career. I highly recommend this experience. ”
    Amy Day 200x200
    Amy Day, FAHP, CFRE
    Regional Vice President, Philanthropy, Loyola Medicine
    Member Since  2006
  • For anyone interested in applying for their Fellows, I highly encourage you to take the journey. The journey will make you grow, teach you about yourself, and show you ways in which you can have greater impact on those you serve. ”
    Amanda Stevens 200x200
    Amanda Stevens, MBA, FAHP, CFRE
    Chief Strategy Officer, Hill Country Memorial
    Member Since  2005
  • [The FAHP] will be one of the most meaningful achievements in all of your professional development.”
    John Drake 200x200
    John Drake, MLA, FAHP, CFRE
    President, Baylor Scott & White Irving Foundation
    Member Since  1994
  • There's a lot of people that will come back after they've gone to year one, they want to come back for year two and year three, that's a testament to the value they get out of (the Madison Institute).”
    David Gillig
    David Gillig, FAHP
    Former Dean, Fundraising Management
    Member Since  1982
  • I always go back to Madison as the experience that has made the most significant difference in my career, in my profession and will continue to do that. ”
    Doug Dillon
    Doug Dillon, CFRE
    Dean, Major Gift Initiatives and the Campaign
    Member Since  1996
  • Madison is unlike any other experience. You can go back (to your classmates) at any juncture and get advice and support. It isn't just about the time that we're together, but it creates a career-long fraternity.”
    Shannon Duval
    Shannon Duval
    Dean, Elements of Major Gifts
    Member Since  2004
  • 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, CFRE
    Chief Development Officer, Morristown Medical Center Foundation, and AHP Si Seymour Award Recipient (2020)
    Member Since  1989
  • Anyone who comes to Madison will leave with unbelievable knowledge, they'll leave with new friendships, they'll leave with renewed friendships and they'll also know where to turn when they need any answer to any question.”
    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.”
    Fred Najjar-New_testimonial
    Fred Najjar
    Executive VP, Chief Philanthropy Officer, CommonSpirit Health
    Member Since  2011
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

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Whether you need help meeting your campaign goals or access to qualified job candidates, you can rely on AHP for ample resources, access to peers and the largest career center in the industry.

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Contact us at: membership@ahp.org or give us a call at (703) 532-6243

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Take advantage of members-only savings on AHP conferences and webinars.

  • AHP Madison Institute (Summer): Seven educational tracks provide a deep-dive immersion into a specific area of health care philanthropy. 
  • AHP Leading Forward Executive Summit (Spring): Designed for chief development officers and executive directors, Leading Forward participants discuss hot topics and develop their leadership skills.
  • AHP Convene Canada (Spring): The only conference created by and for Canadian health care philanthropy professionals, Convene Canada provides new insights and best practices to make your programs more successful.
  • AHP Annual International Conference (Fall): AHP's flagship event features valuable educational content for everyone in the health care philanthropy field.
  • AHP Health System Development Residency Program: This 18-month, comprehensive program builds the competencies and knowledge needed to be a successful system-level philanthropy executive.
  • AHP Webinar Series: AHP's webinars share best practices and case studies with actionable takeaways.


Education
AHP membership includes access to the data and resources you need to accelerate your foundation's performance.

  • Benchmarking Services: Learn and communicate your key performance metrics quickly and easily by participating, at no cost, in the AHP Report on Giving survey. Want to see how you compare to peers? Subscribe at the member rate to AHP's Benchmarking Service to gain access to comparison data.
  • Access to the AHP Resource Center: The AHP Resource Center contains more than 2,000 articles, white papers and studies. Download samples for everything from job descriptions to direct mail pieces in this free online library for AHP members.
  • The Healthcare Philanthropy journal: Published twice a year, the Healthcare Philanthropy journal is free to members and contains strategic concepts, case studies, original research and analyses of industry trends.
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Network, ask and share in our members-only online community, or volunteer for an AHP committee to help shape your association.

  • AHP Huddle: Our members-only online community is where health care philanthropy professionals network with other members, discuss relevant industry issues and receive peer advice. You can share files, join specialized peer group discussions and learn about upcoming industry events.
  • AHP Mentor Program: Back by popular demand, the AHP Mentor Program is open to both AHP members and non-members looking to give back by guiding emerging professionals (as mentors) or to those interested in developing a professional relationship with an experienced philanthropy professional (as a mentee).
  • AHP Committees: Join an AHP committee to help shape education content, develop AHP's communications or to encourage member engagement and networking.
  • Earn CFRE credits: AHP provides you with CFRE-approved continuing education opportunities. Earn your CFRE certification through AHP conferences and the AHP Webinar Series. Plus, AHP members save 20% on the CFRE exam.
  • The AHP Career Center: The premier source of health care philanthropy jobs in the country, the AHP Career Center is your ultimate career resource. Search job listings and post your resume, or take advantage of members-only job posting rates.
  • The AHP Salary Report: A free resource for members that examines salary levels in the U.S. and Canada for health care philanthropy professionals.
  • 40 Under 40: AHP recognizes the brightest young leaders under 40 who have demonstrated success and contributed to the advancement of the health care philanthropy profession.
 
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Margaret Larkins-Pettigrew
Margaret Larkins-Pettigrew, MD, M.Ed., MPPM
VP and Chief Clinical Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer
Allegheny Health Network
Armando Chardiet
Armando Chardiet
President
Atrium Health Foundation
Michael Dowling
Michael Dowling
President & CEO
Northwell Health
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Shawn A. Fincher
Director of Development
Providence Heart Institute, Providence Health & Services
Portland, OR

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