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National Philanthropy Day

27th Annual National Philanthropy Day Awards & Luncheon 

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
 
Sinclair Community College Ponitz Center

- 2016 Online Nomination Form

Nominations will be accepted until July 10, 2016

The community is invited to join the celebration by nominating those who have given their time, talent and treasure to change our community in the following categories:

         Outstanding Philanthropist

2015 Awardees: Lisa Hanauer & Susan Spiegel

         Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser

2105 Awardee: Dr. Michael Ervin

         Outstanding Fundraising Professional

2015 Awardee: Michael Parks, CFRE

         Outstanding Foundation

2015 Awardee: The Jack W. and Sally D. Eichelberger Foundation

         Outstanding Large Corporation

2015 Awardee: Synchrony Financial

         Outstanding Small Corporation

2015 Awardee: Tobin Brothers Moving and Storage

         Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy (ages 5-17)

2015 Awardee: Max Mader, Storytime with Max

         Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy (ages 18-23)

2015 Awardee: University of Dayton Distance 4 Dreams




Award Category Descriptions

 
Outstanding Philanthropist Award pays tribute to an individual or family with a proven record of exceptional generosity who,through direct financial support, demonstrates outsanding civic and charitable responsibility and whose generosity encourages other to take philanthropic leadership roles on a community, national and/or international level.

Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser Award rewards a special individual or family that demonstrates outstanding skills in coordinating and motivating groups of donors and volunteers for fundraising projects for the benefit of charitable institutions. The recipient must have demonstrated exceptional leadership skills in coordinating groups of donors and volunteers for major fundraising projects for MORE THAN ONE nonprofit organization.

Outstanding Fundraising Professional Award honors an outstanding individual fundraising professional who works directly for a nonprofit, charitable organization. Consultants or other individuals not working directly for a charity are INELIGIBLE for this award. Nominees must have a MINIMUM of 10 years of experience as a professional fundraiser working directly for a nonprofit organization (years as a consultant will not be considered). They must also be a current AFP member.

The Outstanding Foundation Award honors a foundation that demonstrates outstanding commitment through financial support, innovation, encouragement and motivation of others to take leadership roles in philanthropy and national, international and/or community involvement.

The Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy Awards (2 awards: one for young people ages 5-17 and one for young people ages 18-23) recognizes service by an individual or group of young people who demonstrate outstanding commitment to the community through direct financial support, development of charitable programs, volunteering and leadership in philanthropy.

The Outstanding Large Corporation Award honors a corporation or its corporate foundation that demonstrates outstanding commitment through financial support and through encouragement and motivation of others to take leadership roles toward philanthropy and community involvement. One award will be given in this category. A large business or corporation is defined as one with 100 or more employees in the greater Dayton region.

The Outstanding Small Corporation Award honors a corporation or its corporate foundation that demonstrates outstanding commitment through financial support and through encouragement and motivation of others to take leadership roles toward philanthropy and community involvement. One award will be given in this category. A small business or corporation is defined as one with up to 100 employees in the greater Dayton region.

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2015 Association of Fundraising Professionals, Greater Dayton Region Chapter