Award Categories

AWARD DESCRIPTIONS

National Philanthropy Day Luncheon November 15, 2016 Spartan Manor

Special Note: Your nominee will be contacted within 5 working days of AFP receiving the nomination. We will be reaching out to them to get their Community Resume to help the judges select from the high caliber of nominees we receive. All nominees will remain confidential until the deadline for nominations has passed.

Philanthropist of the Year
This award is presented to an individual or family with a proven record of exceptional generosity to a variety of philanthropic causes and who, through direct financial support, has demonstrated outstanding civic and charitable responsibility and encourages others to take philanthropic leadership roles in the community.

Philanthropic Corporation of the Year
This award is presented to a corporation or corporate foundation that has demonstrated outstanding commitment through financial support and volunteerism and that encourages and motivates others to take philanthropic leadership roles in the community.

Philanthropic Small Business of the Year
This award is presented to a business with 50 employees or less that has demonstrated outstanding commitment through financial support and volunteerism and that encourages and motivates others to take philanthropic leadership roles in the community.

Philanthropic Service Organization of the Year
This award is presented to a service organization that has demonstrated outstanding commitment to volunteerism for the benefit of charitable institutions and a commitment to the advancement of philanthropy.

Volunteer of the Year in Philanthropy
This award is presented to an individual who has demonstrated exceptional leadership skills in coordinating groups of volunteers for major fundraising projects. The recipient should demonstrate exceptional skills coordinating and motivating groups of volunteers for fundraising projects for the benefit of charitable institutions and a commitment to the advancement of philanthropy.

Youth in Philanthropy
This award is presented to an individual (18 years old and younger) or youth organization that has demonstrated outstanding commitment to volunteerism and fundraising for the benefit of charitable institutions.

All award candidates must be able to attend the luncheon on November 18th.

Questions? Please contact

Stefanie Pontlitz

727-835-2029 or spontlitz@unitedwaypasco.org