National Philanthropy Day®

November 15, 2017

11:30 am

Fairmont Hotel


Outstanding individuals and organizations from our region will be selected to receive 2017 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, 2017, business executives, philanthropists, professional fundraisers, volunteers and many others will gather to celebrate the National Philanthropy Day® in 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

(video tribute)

Big Burrito Restaurant Group

Outstanding Foundation/Philanthropic Organization

(video tribute)

Richard Rauh

Outstanding Philanthropist

(video tribute)

Students in Action Team

Outstanding Youth

(video tribute)

Deanna Duncan

Rising Star

(video tribute)

Virginia Montanez

Outstanding Philanthropist Innovation

(video tribute)

Elliott Oshry, CFRE

Outstanding Fundraising Executive

(video tribute)



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List of Past Awardees