The fundraising community needs you! Whether you are a young professional working for less than five years or are seasoned professional searching for a new industry at any age, the direct marketing and fundraising industry is enriched by people of diverse backgrounds and experiences who want to make a positive impact in the world. The Direct Marketing Fundraisers Association (DMFA) is here to guide you through the process.


The DMFA pledges to create systemic equity and inclusion in the fundraising industry and provide career advancement and educational opportunities for all, regardless of age, race, sex, religion, disability, nationality, socio-economic background, sexual orientation, gender, or identity markers of any kind.

Please read our Diversity Inclusion and Systemic Change pledge to learn about our commitment to supporting emerging fundraising leaders.