National Philanthropy Day Central Valley


Celebrate a local philanthropist 

Each year National Philanthropy Day is celebrated at award ceremonies across the country by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP). Join the Central Valley National Philanthropy Day and celebrate a local philanthropic hero. 


Nominate a deserving person, business or foundation for one of the eight distinguished awards:

  • Outstanding Philanthropist 
  • Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser
  • Outstanding Philanthropic Organization, Corporation
  • Outstanding Philanthropic Organization, Foundation
  • Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy, Ages 5-17
  • Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy, Ages 18-23
  • Outstanding Fundraising Professional
  • Distinguished Achievement Special Award for Excellence in Fundraising

Deadline for all nominations is Friday, September 15, 2017. All nominations will be reviewed and winners are selected by a committee of peers. Honorees will receive their award at Pardini's Banquet Facility on Thursday, November 9, 2017.

Questions? Contact Amy Millis, National Philanthropy Day Chair, at 310-919-7904 or email