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Ten Star Gold Welcome to the Central Texas Chapter of AFP!


The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents more than 27,000 members in 180 chapters working to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education and certification programs.
The Central Texas chapter serves more than 70 members in the greater Waco, Temple and Killeen areas. 
You may join the local chapter by accessing the national AFP website ( and following the instructions for membership election.  For more information, see the "AFP Membership" tab on the left-hand sidebar.

National Philanthropy Day
Tuesday, November 15th 11:30 a.m.
Baylor Club at McLane Stadium
1001 S. Martin Luther King Blvd.
Waco, TX 76704
$50.00 per person
Margaret & Weldon Ratliff
Philanthropist of the Year
Providence Volunteer Services
Outstanding Community Service Organization
Clifton Foundation
Outstanding Foundation
Lochridge Priest, Inc.
Outstanding Philanthropic Business/Corporation
Olivia Machado & Layla Garcia
Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy
Hal Whitaker
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser

Central Texas AFP
2015 Board of Directors

President: Kim Klimt, CFRE
President Elect: Ann Owen
Treasurer: Cindy Michaelis, CFRE
Secretary:  Debbie Bennett



AFP Code of Ethical Standards and Principles

AFP Donor Bill of Rights

Vice President Internal Affairs:  Jenny Peel

Vice President External Affairs:  Stephen Maher

Chapter Administrator: Susan Duecy
Past President: LeeAnn Deal, CFRE