Penelope Cagney named one of the 2016 Top 10 Fundraising Experts in America by Philanthropy Media.

Penelope Cagney – Recent Appointments

AFP Greater Arizona Selection Committee for the 2017 Spirit of Philanthropy Awards on November 8th. The event will be held at the Sheraton Grand Phoenix. Single and group tickets are available.

2017 Selection Committee for Asia Philanthropy Awards (APA).

2016/2017 AFP International Board of Directors, a membership association of more than 33,000 professional fundraisers worldwide, and serves on the International Development Committee and the 2017 International Fundraising Summit Committee.

Wish Fund Committee for Make-A-Wish International for 2016/2017.

2018 Publication News

Penelope Cagney is teaming up with BoardSource and John Wiley and Sons, largest academic publisher in the world, and a host of governance experts from around the world, to produce “Global Best Practices for CSO,NGO and Other Nonprofit Boards.” Her other Wiley books: “Nonprofit Consulting Essentials” with the Alliance for Nonprofit Management through the Jossey-Bass imprint in 2010 and co-editing of the multi-award winning “Global Fundraising” with AFP International in 2013.  BoardSource envisions a world where every social sector organization has the leadership it needs to fulfill its mission and advance the public good. Publication is anticipated for mid-2018.

Global Fundraising: How the World is Changing the Rules of Philanthropy” (AFP International/Wiley 2013), co-edited by Penelope Cagney, has been licensed by Shanghai University of Finance and Economics Press. The Chinese edition will be available in June 2018. The book was awarded the prestigious 2015 AFP Skystone Ryan Award in Research and the 2015 AFP Skystone Ryan Award in Research and the Choice Award – Best Books of 2015.