The Value of Congress

The nonprofit world comes together at Congress 2017, where 1,000 fundraisers will gather for three incredible days to hone their skills, share best practices and resources, harness new technologies and build their networks to ensure their organizations and causes are at the forefront of philanthropy.

This is a once-a-year event that you won’t want to miss. So, how do you communicate the value of Congress and convince your manager that you should go?

Here’s what you can expect from Congress 2017: cutting-edge professional development, prime networking opportunities, a top return on investment for your time and money, plus ideas on how you can put it all into action when you get back to the office.

To help you make your case to attend the conference, download and customize our new Congress Letter of Request and Investment Worksheet to give to your manager for consideration, and include this Benefits Summary with your request.

Good luck and we hope to see you at Congress!


For those who are on the CFRE Track, AFP Congress (3-days) is worth 10.5 points!

Click here to download the official AFP Congress CFRE Tracker Sheet.