About This Chapter
Do you want to transform Michigan into a place where liberty thrives? Are you looking to network, learn from like-minded young professionals, and discuss key issues affecting our state and country? AFF Detroit is a professional development network for individuals who believe in the power of personal liberty, entrepreneurship, and innovation–channeled through free markets–to promote positive social change. The third Wednesday of each month, we come together for panels, policy discussions, happy hours, and networking.
The Overton Window: Learn, Persuade, Make a Difference
How does change happen? How do you explain social movements? What determines which ideas politicians will support and which ideas will stay on the shelf? The Overton Window of Political...
Greatness begins with an idea. Millions of people have ideas, but far fewer live out their practical application. Do you have a starry-eyed vision of your future today? What are...
New Year, New Opportunities: Professional Growth Workshop
Whether you have a job you love or are actively searching, it’s important to have a strong brand and professional profile. From your resume to your LinkedIn page, having a...
Honoring International Holocaust Remembrance Day
International Holocaust Remembrance Day falls annually on January 27 to mark the date when the largest German death camp, Auschwitz, was liberated. It is our yearly reminder to consider the...
How to Give and Get Involved Now to Make an Impact
Well into the 20th century, private philanthropy and a robust network of civil society organizations helped those in need across the country. Today, we’ve ceded so much of that to...
Heather Pfitzenmaier is AFF's full-time executive vice president and leader of the Detroit chapter. She oversees AFF's programs nationwide. Pfitzenmaier previously served as director of the Young Leaders Program, and earlier as intern coordinator, at the Heritage Foundation from 2007-2015....more