Archive for the National Philanthropy Day Category

Call for 2017 NPD Award Nominations

Do you know someone who has made outstanding contributions to Minnesota Philanthropy? Award recipients will be recognized at the Minnesota Chapter’s National Philanthropy Day celebration, November 17, 2017. This annual awards program recognizes outstanding achievements by individual, foundation and corporate philanthropists, fundraising volunteers, and professional fundraising executives.Read more

Video Profiles – 2016 National Philanthropy Day Honorees

If you missed the 2016 National Philanthropy Day Celebration, or if you would like to see those lovely video profiles again, they're posted along with the biographies of the honorees here. Or, view the videos and learn more about the honored Minnesotans who inspire us as communityRead more

Volunteer: National Philanthropy Day Work Fun, Meaningful

Sara Spiess “Last year I volunteered to support AFP Minnesota’s National Philanthropy Day (NPD). A variety of shifts and options were offered. I picked an option that fit best into my personal schedule for the day – the after- event Clean Up shift. As a relatively new

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Celebrating an Extraordinary Philanthropic Community

On Nov. 21, 2014, AFPMN and community members will gather to celebrate the Minnesotans who inspire us as leaders, nonprofit professionals, philanthropists and volunteers. The National Philanthropy Day (NPD) luncheon at the Minneapolis Marriott City Center will be hosted by Tom Crann, Host of “All Things Considered®”

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2013 Outstanding Philanthropists: John Nasseff & Helene Houle

I had the great opportunity to chat with John Nasseff and Helene Houle, AFP Minnesota’s 2013 Outstanding Individual Philanthropists, during the VIP reception that preceeded the award lunch on November 22. I’ve long recognized John and Helene (he by his beret and penchant for striped suits, she

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