Join your dynamic local chapter over 175 members strong

The AFP Golden Horseshoe chapter serves fundraising professional across the charitable and non-profit sector in Halton, Hamilton, Niagara, Kitchener-Waterloo and all points in between.

Recognized as a 10 Star Chapter by AFP Global, we are committed to advancing philanthropy and the careers of our members through education, professional development, networking, advocacy, and mentorship.

Plus, we love getting together to have fun and support each other!

Volunteer with AFP Golden Horseshoe

Would you like to be part of the volunteer leadership team that ensures the success of the AFP Golden Horseshoe Chapter?

Would you consider taking on a Board role, joining other fundraising professionals in advancing philanthropy within our region?

The AFP Golden Horseshoe Chapter is currently seeking to fill 2 positions on our Board of Directors for the upcoming term, July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022

  • Co-Director, Education
  • Secretary/Treasurer

Co-Director of Education: In this role, you will develop the annual schedule of education sessions offered by the chapter, including sourcing and outreach to speakers and presenters. This portfolio is responsible for establishing and maintaining the overall education budget for the chapter. The candidate should have their CFRE designation and be knowledgeable about fundraising topics and sector trends. The Education portfolio is shared by two individuals and may develop a sub-committee as needed.

Secretary/Treasurer: A key member of the Board Executive, this individual is responsible for the monthly reporting of the chapter’s financial status and works collaboratively with all portfolios to establish the annual budget. The role also oversees the adherence to Bylaws, and all necessary reporting required to maintain the chapter’s status. The Secretary/Treasurer liaisons with our bookkeeper and accountant to ensure timely and accurate reporting. 

 If you’re interested in joining the Board or another committee, please contact Sarah McPherson.

Board Members

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Sarah McPherson

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Mary McPherson

CFRE, Past President and Director Revenue Development
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Marc Clare

President Elect and Treasurer
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Melissa Cameron

CFRE, Co-Director Marketing and Communications
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Andrea Cayer

Co-Director Membership
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Gillian Doucet Campbell

CFRE, Co-Director Education
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Tracy Geoffroy

CFRE, Co-Director Education
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Megan Henshaw

MPNL, Director Every Member Campaign, Scholarships and Bursaries
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Anissa Hilborn

CFRE, Co-Director Membership
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Peter McKinley

MLIS, Director Government Relations
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Jennifer McNally

CFRE, Co-Director Membership
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Sarah Wilkins

Co-Director Marketing and Communications