The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Greater Dayton Region Chapter have released the award winners for the 2019 National Philanthropy Day® (NPD) luncheon on Nov. 15 at The University of Dayton Marriot.
More than 500 people are expected to attend the NPD luncheon, which recognizes individuals and organizations for their contributions to countless charities and causes in the Dayton community. Across North America, more than 100 AFP chapters and nearly 50,000 people will participate in NPD events.
Awards will be presented in the following categories:
Outstanding Philanthropist Award: Denise & Richard Hale, nominated by Dave Seyer
- Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser Award: Dr Mukund Dole & Sharmila Rao , nominated by Dayton Children’s
- Outstanding Fundraising Professional Award: Luke Dennis, nominated by WYSO
- The Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy Awards (5-17): Femme Aid Collaborative.
nominated by Artemis Center
- The Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy Awards (18-23): Chinenyenwa Amagwu, nominated by WSU
- The Outstanding Foundation Award: The Kroger Foundation, nominated by The Foodbank
- The Outstanding Large Corporation Award: Covelli (Panera Bread,) nominated by Dayton Children’s
- The Outstanding Small Corporation Award: Old Scratch Pizza, nominated by Planned2Give
The Outstanding Organization Award: Rubi Girls, nominated by Equitas Health
The annual luncheon will take place on Friday, November 15, 2019 at the Marriott – University of Dayton. To purchase tickets or find out about sponsorship opportunities please visit afpdayton.org.
The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents 30,000 fundraisers in more than 222 chapters throughout the world, working to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education, and certification programs. The AFP Greater Dayton Region Chapter, fosters development and growth of fundraising professionals and promotes high ethical standards in the fundraising profession.