AFP Western Pennsylvania

AFP WPA is the key resource for fundraising and nonprofit professionals in Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Membership provides access to educational programs, networking opportunities and access to all of the benefits and services of AFP International. We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming program!

 


 

 

Thursday, November 15, 2018

11:30-2:00

Fairmont Hotel 

  Outstanding individuals and organizations from our region will be selected to receive 2018 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.

2018 National Philanthropy Day® Awardees

Nancy Zappala

Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser

Gabriela & David Porges

Benjamin & Jo Statler

Outstanding Philanthropists

WOMEN of Southwestern PA

Outstanding Philanthropic Organization

Mikayla Davic

Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy

Jodi Weisfield

Outstanding Fundraising Executive

Cecile Springer

Special Lifetime Achievement Award

           National Philanthropy Day® (NPD) is a celebration of philanthropy—giving, volunteering and charitable engagement—that highlights the accomplishments, large and small, that philanthropy—and all those involved in the philanthropic process—makes to our society and our world.

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