National Philanthropy Day 2018

November 16, 2018
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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I Hotel & Conference Center
1900 South First Street
Champaign, IL 61820
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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. On Friday, November 16, 2018 at the iHotel and Conference Center, the AFPECI Board of Directors will announce the winner of each category and celebrate our Lifetime Achievement Award receipient, Lyn Jones. 

Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser presented by Horizon Health 

Finalists: Dr. Alice Marie Jacobs, Steve & Debbie Benefiel, Tiffany & Clint Jackson

Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy presented by Busey

Finalists: Barry Houser & the Marching Illini Sousaphones, Codify Kids

Outstanding Foundation or Organization presented by the Community Foundation of East Central Illinois 

Finalists: Champaign West Rotary, Martha and Joseph Schrodt Family Foundation, Fuqua Foundation

Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation presented by BankChampaign

Finalists: Cromwell Radio, Kohl’s (Danville, Illinois), Amdocs

Lisa Mauney Outstanding Fundraising Executive presented by Frisse & Brewster Law Offices 

Finalists: Jackie Joines, Winnie Crowder, Ellen Kirsanoff

Outstanding Philanthropist(s) presented by United Way of Champaign County

Finalists: James Barham, Wayne and the late Clara Borgic, Fred and Nancy Delcomyn

Lyn Jones will be presented the Lifetime Achievement Award presented by Carle!  

Special thanks to our Master of Ceremonies, Mike Hulvey

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


$40.00 Individual

$375.00 Table of 10