Other Resources for Fundraising Professionals
AFP SOCO is committed to providing professional resources for development professionals and promoting the value of ethics in our work. The organizations listed here are trusted partners.
AFP Ethics: Guidelines, Codes and Standards
Donor Bill of Rights
Philanthropy is based on voluntary action for the common good. It is a tradition of giving and sharing that is primary to the quality of life. To ensure that philanthropy merits the respect and trust of the general public, and that donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in the nonprofit organizations and causes they are asked to support, we declare that all donors have these rights
Values Promoted by the AFP Code of Ethics
The foundation of philanthropy is ethical fundraising, and a key mission of AFP is to advance and foster the highest ethical standards through its Code of Ethical Principles and Standards.
AFP Code of Ethical Principles and Standards
These guidelines are provided to assist AFP members and others in interpreting and using the Code of Ethical Principles and Standards. They are intended only as suggestions to help guide thinking about ethical behavior and not as prescriptions for all possible situations.
Colorado Nonprofit Support Organizations
Colorado Nonprofit Association
The Colorado Nonprofit Association promotes the effectiveness of the nonprofit sector through leadership and resource development, advocacy and collaboration.
Colorado Planned Giving Roundtable
The mission of the Colorado Planned Giving Roundtable is to increase the quantity and quality of charitable planned gifts in our community through quality education, increased awareness, and networking opportunities.
Community Resource Center
Community Resource Center (CRC) creates opportunities, tools and strategies to develop nonprofits and community groups to strengthen Colorado.
Association of Fundraising Professionals
The Association of Fundraising Professionals International (AFP) works to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education, and certification programs. The association fosters development and growth of fundraising professionals and promotes high ethical standards in the fundraising profession.Learn More about AFP>>
National Center for Charitable Statistics
The mission of the National Center for Charitable Statistics is to develop and disseminate high quality data on nonprofit organizations and their activities for use in research on the relationships between the nonprofit sector, government, the commercial sector, and the broader civil society.Learn More>>