NPD Award Nominations

Interested in nominating an individual or group for a National Philanthropy Day Award?

Please visit fill out this interest form. A member of the awards committee will contact you in Spring 2018 with information on next steps in the nomination process.

Thank you for helping AFP Minnesota identify and recognize extraordinary
philanthropic efforts in our community.

The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), Minnesota Chapter sponsors an annual awards program to recognize outstanding achievements by individual, foundation and corporate philanthropists, fundraising volunteers, and professional fundraising executives.

The vision of your AFP Minnesota Chapter is to create and foster extraordinary fundraising professionals for an extraordinary philanthropic community. Therefore the Minnesota AFP Chapter honors those who hold high ethical standards and best exemplify commitment, dedication, and talent toward helping society. These awards are given in recognition to those individuals and organizations whose life-time or long-term achievements have made a significant impact on our state.

Nominations are invited for the following awards:

Outstanding Professional Fundraiser to individuals who practice his/her profession in an exemplary manner and are an inspiration to others.

Outstanding Philanthropic Organization to businesses, corporations, foundations and/or organizations who have demonstrated outstanding philanthropic commitment.

Outstanding Youth Award to individuals or groups who have shown outstanding philanthropic effort within their community.

Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser to individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership as a volunteer for a major fundraising project for more than one nonprofit organization.

Outstanding Individual Philanthropist to individuals or families who have demonstrated outstanding civic and charitable responsibility and generosity.

Outstanding Legacy Award posthumously awarded to individuals or families as recognition of their generosity and volunteer support.

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