Library Listing

AFP Ottawa Library Borrowing Procedures:

– All books are due back one month after the check-out date.

– Limit 3 books out at one time.

– To request a book, please email with your full name, your AFP member ID, and the title of the book you would like to borrow.

-For your convenience, borrowed books are couriered directly to you and picked up when you are ready to return!

Enhanced Safety Procedures:

-Books are handled minimally and placed in resealable plastic bags for 72 hours before being couriered to you.

-The courier uses contactless delivery and accepts a verbal signature.

-Wash hands with soap and water or use alcohol-based hand sanitizer after handling items.

Below is a listing of all of our available titles and their current status.

Status Book Title Author
Available (me)volution: Change Begins With Me Jon Duschinsky and Dr. Tony Myers
Checked out; email to request hold. 30 Letters that Changed the World: The Best Direct Mail Fundraising from Canada’s Stephen Thomas Ltd Steve Thomas
Checked out; email to request hold. Achieving Excellence in Fundraising (4th Edition) Ed. By Eugene R. Tempel, Timothy L. Seilor, Dwight F. Burlingame
Available Ben Delaney’s Nonprofit Marketing Handbook: A hands on guide to marketing & communications in nonprofit organizations Ben Delaney
Available Beyond Fundraising: New Strategies for Nonprofit Innovation and Investment Kay Sprinkel Grace
Checked out; email to request hold. Capital Campaigns (4th Edition): Strategies that Work Andrea Kihlstedt with Gail Perry, Miriam Barnard
Checked out; email to request hold. Community Conversations: Mobilizing the Ideas, Skills, and Passion of Community Organizations, Governments, Businesses, and People Paul Born
Checked out; email to request hold. Conducting a Successful Capital Campaign: (2nd Edition) Kent E. Doyle
Available Crowdfunding Bootcamp for Charities: Get the Skills, Discipline, and Tough Love You Need for a Successful Campaign Sarajoy Pond
Available Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead Brené Brown
Checked out; email to request hold. Data Mining for Fundraisers: How to Use Simple Statistics to Find Gold in Your Donor Database – Even if You Hate Statistics Peter B. Wylie
Available Deepening Community: Finding Joy Together in Chaotic Times Paul Born
Available Ethical Fundraising: A Guide for Nonprofit Boards and Fundraisers Ed. by Janice Gow Pettey
Checked out; email to request hold. Excellence in Fundraising in Canada (Volume 1): The Definitive Resource for Canadian Fundraisers Ed. By Guy Mallabone
2 Available Firing Lousy Board Members And Helping Others Succeed Simone Joyaux
Available Forging Nonprofit Alliances Jane Arsenault
Available Foundations: Creating Impact in a Globalised World Luc Tayart de Borms
Available Fund-Raising Leadership: A Guide for College and University Boards J.W. Pocock
Available Fundraising for Social Change Kim Klein
Available Fundraising When Money Is Tight: A Strategic and Practical Guide to Surviving Tough Times and Thriving in the Future Mal Warwick
Available Generation Impact: How Next Gen Donors are Revolutionizing Giving Sharna Goldseker and Michael Moody
Available Good Grantmaking: A Guide for Canadian Foundations Patrick Johnson
Available Here for Good: Community Foundations and the Challenges of the 21st Century Ed. By Terry Mazany and David C. Perry
Available High Performance Nonprofit Organizations: Managing Upstream for Greater Impact Christine Letts, William Ryan, Allen Grossman
Checked out; email to request hold. How to Write For Development: Better Communications Bring Bigger Dollar Results Henry T. Gayley
Available How to Write Successful Fundraising Letters: Sample Letters, Style Tips, Useful Hints, Real-world Examples Mal Warwick
Available I’d Rather Eat Live Spiders: A Definitive Guide to Becoming a Successful Speaker John A. Feudo
1 Available Innovations in Annual Giving: Ten Departures That Worked Robert A. Burdenski
Available Intentional Stewardship: Bringing Your Donors to Their Highest Level of Philanthropy Julia S. Emlen
Available Keep Your Donors: The Guide to Better Communications and Stronger Relationships Tom Ahearn, Simone Joyaux
Checked out; email to request hold. Major Donors: Finding Big Gifts in Your Database and Online Ted Hart, James M. Greenfield, Pamela M. Gignac, Christopher Carnie
Available Planned Giving Simplified: The Gift, the Giver, and the Gift Planner Robert F. Sharpe, Sr.
Available Prospect Research (2nd Edition): A Primer for Growing Nonprofits Cecilia Hogan
Checked out; email to request hold. Prospect Research in Canada: An Essential Guide for Researchers and Fundraisers Ed. By Tracey Church, Liz Rejman
Available Raising $1000 Gifts by Mail: The Mercifully Brief Real World Guide Mal Warwick
Available Relationships Raise Money: A Guide to Corporate Sponsorship Roberto C. Candelaria
Checked out; email to request hold. Starting and Maintaining a Charity in Canada Adam Aptowitzer
Available Strategic Fund Development (3rd Edition): Building Profitable Relationships that Last Simone P. Joyaux, ACFRE
Available The 11 Questions Every Donor Asks: And The Answers All Donors Crave Harvey McKinnon
Available The Art of Gathering: How We Meet and Why It Matters Priya Parker
Available The Best-Laid Business Plans: How to Write Them, How to Pitch Them Paul Barrow
Available The Complete Guide to Grantmaking Basics: A Field Guide for Funders Fred Setterberg and Colburn Wilbur
Available The New Breed: Understanding and Equipping the 21st Century Volunteer Jonathan McKee and Thomas W. McKee
Available The Philanthropic Mind: Surprising Discoveries from Canada’s Top Philanthropists Chuck English and Mo Lidsky
Available Unicorns Unite: How Nonprofits & Foundations Can Build Epic Partnerships Jessamyn Shams-Lau, Jane Leu, and Vu Le
Available What Your Donors Want…and Why! : The Ultimate Guide to Successful Fundraising Communications Tom Ahern
Available Conducting a Successful Development Services Program Kent Dove, Vicky Martin, Kathy Wilson, Mary Bonk, and Sarah Beggs
Available Relationship Fundraising: A Donor Based Approach to the Business of Raising Money Ken Burnett
Available Fundraising Fundamentals: A Guide to Annual Giving for Professionals and Volunteers James Greenfield
Available Pinpointing Affluence in the 21st Century: Increasing Your Share of Major Donor Dollars Judith Nichols
Available Conducting a Successful Annual Giving Program Kent Dove, Jeffrey Lindauer, Carolyn Madvig