National Philanthropy Day Nominations

Now Accepting Nominations for National Philanthropy Day through September 30! 

Each year the East Central Illinois Chapter of the Association Fundraising Professionals (AFPECI) hosts a local National Philanthropy Day celebration through our awards program to identify and recognize outstanding philanthropic achievements in the following categories:

  • Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser 
    The award recognizes an individual or group with exceptional skills in coordinating and motivating groups of volunteers for charitable institutions fund raising projects and a commitment to the advancement of philanthropy.

  • Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy presented by Busey
    This award recognizes service by an individual or group of young people ages 5 to 30 who demonstrate outstanding commitment to the community through direct financial support, development of charitable programs, volunteering, and leadership in philanthropy.

  • Outstanding Foundation or Organization presented by the Community Foundation of East Central Illinois 
    This award recognizes an Outstanding Philanthropic Foundation or Organization that provides financial support, inspiration, encouragement and motivation to nonprofits – as well as developing innovative approaches to philanthropy.

  • Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation presented by BankChampaign
    This award recognizes an Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation for its commitment to philanthropy not only through its financial support but also by encouraging and motivating others to take leadership roles in philanthropy and community involvement activities.

  • Lisa Mauney Outstanding Fundraising Executive presented by Frisse & Brewster Law Offices 
    This award is designed for an outstanding individual fund raising executive who practices his/her profession in an exemplary manner.

  • Outstanding Philanthropist(s) presented by United Way of Champaign County
    This award is presented to an individual or family with a proven record of exceptional generosity who, through direct financial support, has demonstrated outstanding civic and charitable responsibility and whose generosity encourages others to take leadership roles toward philanthropy and community involvement.

Nominations for National Philanthropy Day are due Sunday, September 30! 

For more information on National Philanthropy Day, please contact:
Julie Melton, NPD Chair
P: 217.419.2740

National Philanthropy Day 2018

November 16, 2018
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

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