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.





Total Chapter Goal: $10,000

2017 Raised to Date: $8,000

2017 BE the CAUSE Campaign Contributors

Fran Anderson
Michael Bennett
Bernadette Boguski, BS
Nebbie Burke, BS, MA
Robert Cahen, PhD
Andre Calabretta, CPA, MA
Toi Comer
Anne Marie Connors
Beth Darmstadter
Dione Demitro   
Patricia G. Egan, CFRE
Jessica Ford
Joel Fox
Laura Frye
Sheri Glaze
Gail A. Grizzell
James Hickey, CFRE
James R. Hickey, CFRE, CAP
Karen Bain Hiller
Kim Holloway
Betsey Kamm, CFRE
Karen Kannenberg
Natalie Leek-Nelson
Sandra Lucas


Kathryn Mahon
Jessica Malone, MPA
Lindsay Marciniak, MPA
Sharon Martin
Tim McCormick
Geraldine A. Medoro
Patricia J. Milenius
Deborah S. Miller, CFRE, MBA
Malou Monago, LLM, CAP
Lisa Paul Sierk
Linda Prosak, CFRE
Lauren Steiner
Diane Strachan, CFRE
Mary Sue Tanis, CFRE
Sara Thomas
Allison Tillinger
Erin Turner
Betty Vrcek
Mitchell Wasserman
Pamela Joy Willits
Michael Wolff
Calvin Wood
Melissa Woodard
Margaret Zellmer