Advance the noble profession of fundraising.


BE the CAUSE Fast Facts:

  • Over the past three years, it has allowed AFP Greater Cleveland to distribute more than $10,000 in scholarships
  • All funds raised will be split 62/38 between our local chapter and AFP International.

Donate to BE the CAUSE and acknowledge up to three professional mentors: this is an opportunity to thank mentors who have helped shape your fundraising career. Simply check the ‘Thank a Mentor’ box and include contact information for your mentor(s). We will send a letter notifying them that you have made a gift in honor of the help and support they provided to you.


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Total Chapter Goal: $8,553

2021 Raised to Date: $4,387

2021 BE the CAUSE Campaign Contributors

Michael E. Bennett
Michelle Blackford, CFRE
Katie Boland
Ellen Brown
Robert Cahen, PhD
Matthew Carter
Glen Danahey
Amy Dawson
Megan DeFranco
Michelle Devine, CFRE
Camille Rose Dickson
Jennifer Dziak, BA, MBA
Patricia G. Egan, MBA
Jane Furth
Laurie Gettings
Gail Grizzell
Sara Hunter
Gerald Jindra
Betsey Kamm, CFRE


Jessica Kanelos, CFRE
Karen Kannenberg, CFRE
Chris Kiec
Amy Kubacki
Jessica Malone
Haley Marblestone
Sheri Maskow
Mary Ann Meitin, BA
Deborah Miller, CFRE, MBA
Jena Olsen
Joan Palumbo
Mary Paxton
Diane Strachan, CFRE
David Walker
Mitch Wasserman
Julie Weagraff
Michael Wolf
Calvin S. Wood, Jr.