National Philanthropy Day®

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

11:30 am -2:00 pm

Omni William Penn, Downtown Pittsburgh


Outstanding individuals and organizations from our region will be selected to receive 2016 National Philanthropy Day Awards ® from the Association of Fundraising Professionals Western Pennsylvania Chapter (AFP-WPA) in recognition of their extraordinary efforts on behalf of countless individuals and the community as a whole.

Please plan to join us as we celebrate the region’s individuals, nonprofits, volunteers, businesses, and fundraising professionals whose philanthropic contributions are the foundation of our community.  On November 15, 2016, business executives, philanthropists, professional fundraisers, volunteers and many others will gather to celebrate the 2016 National Philanthropy Day® Luncheon at the Omni William Penn Hotel in Downtown Pittsburgh.  This event offers community wide visibility and public recognition of individuals, companies, and foundations committed to philanthropy.  Through their passion, dedication, and leadership, these outstanding leaders are improving the quality life in our region, and are making the world a better place for all.


2016 Honorees

Steven D’Achille

Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser

Big Burrito Restaurant Group

Outstanding Foundation/Philanthropic Organization 

Richard Rauh

Outstanding Philanthropist

Students in Action Team

Outstanding Youth

Deanna Duncan

Rising Star

Virginia Montanez

Outstanding Philanthropist Innovation

Elliott Oshry, CFRE

Outstanding Fundraising Executive


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Sponsorship Opportunities

$1,000 Bronze Sponsorship

Table for 8

$2,500 Silver Sponsorship

Table for 10

$5,000 Gold Award Sponsorship

Premium Table for 10

$10,000 Lifetime Achievement Award Sponsorship

Two Premium Tables for 10


Program Recognition

Inside Front Cover ($700)

Inside Back Cover ($700)

Full Page ($600) Half Page ($300)
Quarter Page ($150)
Program Information


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List of Past Awardees