LOCATE A NATIONAL PHILANTHROPY DAY EVENT NEAR YOU

Events to recognize and reflect on the profound importance of philanthropy in our society will be held in numerous communities across North America in November.  Learn about the celebrations near you.

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Alabama

November 13, 2007

National Philanthropy Day
Gulf coast Chapter, Mobile Alabama

Tickets: $25

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Location: Radisson Admiral Semmes Hotel

Contact: Elaine Henderson, Chair, ehenderson@cacmobile.org

Expected attendance: 160

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Alaska

November 15 - 16, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Conference & Luncheon
Alaska Chapter

Tickets:
Conference: Member $150*, Non-member $200 (Conference Fee includes luncheon)
Awards Luncheon: Individual $30, Table of 8 $500
*Scholarships available

Time:
Pre-Conference Reception: November 15, 2007 ~ 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Conference: November 16, 2007 ~ 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Awards Luncheon: November 16, 2007 ~ 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Location: Anchorage Downtown Marriott

Conference: Speaker Janice Gow Pettey along with local experts
Luncheon: Celebrate AFP, Alaska Chapter's 20th anniversary and recognize Alaska's outstanding philanthropists, volunteers, organizations, and professionals

REGISTER ONLINE: http://afpalaska.afpnet.org

Contact: Ginger Jackson, 907-564-7430, gjackson@hopealaska.org

Expected attendance:
Conference: 75
Luncheon: 350

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Arizona

Date, 2007

Philanthropy Day Event Name
Name of Chapter
Time of Event: 11:30 a.m.
Location: Best Western Inn of Sedona, 1200 W Highway 89A, Sedona

Website:  Northern Arizona Chapter

Contact:  Kristi Edwards, CFRE, kedwards@azfoundation.org

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October 30 , 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Southern Arizona Chapter

Tickets: $60 Tickets / $600 Tables of ten

Location: Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa

Time: 11:15 Registration / 12:00 p.m. Lunch & Program / 1:30 p.m. End

Luncheon with 34 Spirit of Philanthropy awardees and four ‘big’ awardees; MC’d by title sponsor reps and local DJ

Smashing success! Our 19th Annual…

Contact Information:
Deborah Dale, Chair

Attendees: 720

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Arkansas

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Awards Luncheon
Northwest Arkansas Chapter

Tickets: $30.00

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Location: Embassy Suites, Rogers, Arkansas

Website: www.afpnwark.org

Contact: Alison J. Levin, Executive Director, Ozark Affiliate, 479.750.7465, PO Box 9462, Fayetteville, AR 72703, alisonlevin@cox.net

Expected attendance: 500

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November 14, 2007

National Philanthropy Day
Central Arkansas

Tickets: $50

Location: Embassy Suites, Little Rock

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Contact Information:
Amy Stockton at afp@conwaycorp.net

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California

November 2, 2007

National Philanthropy Day
Event Category: Chapter
Event Type: Meeting
AFP CA, Greater San Fernando Valley Chapter

$25.00 member fee
$35.00 non member fee

Location: Sportsmen's Lodge, Oak Room, 12833 Ventura Blvd, Studio City, CA,  818-755-5000

Reservations can be made by contacting Joanne David at 818-887-7481 ext 21;  fax: 818-887-4796; e-mail: jdavid@havenhills.org.

48-HOUR CANCELLATION NOTICE REQUIRED. If you make a reservation and do not attend, you will be billed.

PLEASE BRING COLLATERAL MATERIALS FROM YOUR ORGANIZATION TO SHARE AT OUR MEETING.

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November 15, 2007

Annual National Philanthropy Day Luncheon
AFP/ Palm Beach County Chapter

Location: The Kravis Center in West Palm Beach

Contact: Margaret Hudson at 561-395-9622

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November 14, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Greater Los Angeles

Tickets: $85

Location: Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Contact Information:
Barbara Racklin, bracklin@musiccenter.org
Wendy Santana, wsantana@juniorblind.org
Main Office, info@afpglac.org

Expected attendance: 800

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November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Golden Gate Chapter

Tickets: $100

Location: Oakland Marriott City Center, Oakland, CA

Time:
Welcome Reception - 11:15 a.m - 12:00 p.m.
Luncheon and Program - 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Contact Information:
Heather Tanfani, Event Coordinator
916-608-8686, ht@eventswebpage.com

Event Website: www.afp-ggc.org/npd for event information, award winners, sponsors and organization information, etc.

Expected attendance: 750

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November 6, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
California Valley Chapter

Tickets: $40

Location: Pardini’s, Shaw & Forkner, Fresno, CA

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Luncheon with Motivational Speaker Don Simmons, NPD Awards (8) and Spirit of Philanthropy Awards (12)

Contact Information: Carol Davies, NPD Chair, 559-999-9320

Expected attendance: 300

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November 13, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
California Orange County Chapter

Tickets: $500/per table of 10 or $55/per person

Location: Anaheim, Marriott

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Guest Speaker: Michael Drake, Chancellor of UC Irvine

Contact Information:
Milly Heaton, mheaton@exchange.fullerton.edu
William E. Heaton, Jr., wheaton@scco.edu

Expected attendance: 1,000

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November 16, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Silicon Valley

Tickets: $70 per seat/$700 per table of 10

Location: Santa Clara Marriott – California Ballroom
2700 Mission College Blvd., Santa Clara, CA

Time: 11:00 a.m. – noon: Social Hour and NetApp Honoree Reception
Noon – 1:30 p.m.: Luncheon

Master of Ceremonies: Brian Adams
President remarks: Mari Ellen Reynolds, CFRE
Chair remarks: Karyn Cilker
Outstanding Honoree remarks: all Outstanding honorees and Glenn George Heart of Philanthropy honorees

Contact Information:
Dawn Carroll, Chapter Administrator
408-744-0412
dawn@afpsv.org

Expected attendance: 750

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Colorado

November 16, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Colorado Chapter

Tickets: $40

Location: Denver Renaissance Hotel

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Contact Information: De Ann Acosta, 303.313.2405, dacosta@denrescue.org

Website: www.npdcolorado.org

Expected attendance: 900

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Connecticut

November 5, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Conference
AFP Connecticut and AFP Fairfield County Chapters

Member fee: $130, $150, or $175, depending on registration date
Non member fee: $160, $180, $200, depending on registration date
*Scholarships available

Time: 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: TrumbullMarriott in Trumbull, Connecticut

All-day conference with keynote speaker in the morning (Penelope Burke, Donor Center Fundraising) and guest speaker and AFP Professional Fundraiser of the Year at lunch.  Seven tracks with four sessions each.  Twenty-eight total sessions.

Website: http://www.ctphilanthropyday.blogspot.com/

Contact: Tom Jansen, 203-869-8424  ext. 3007, Fax: 203-869-2732,     tjansen@greenwichbsa.com

Expected attendance : 325

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Delaware

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Conference & Luncheon
AFP Brandywine Chapter

Tickets: $100 member - $125 non member / $75 morning session only

Location: Chase Center on the Riverfront, Wilmington, DE

Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Morning Keynote Speaker Dr. Ben Carson

Contact Information: (302) 778-1595 or register online at www.afpbrandywine.afpnet.org

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Florida

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Luncheon -
"Change the World with a Giving Heart"
Chapter: Fort Lauderdale – Broward Chapter of AFP

Cost per table: $600 or $75 per seat

Location: Signature Grand, 6900 State Road 84 , Davie, FL 33317

Website: http://www.afpbroward.org/

Contact: Maria Puente-Duany, mpuented@nova.edu or 954-262-8052

Expected attendance: 650

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November 13, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Big Bend Chapter of AFP

Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Location: The University Club Center

Contact: Sally A. Weatherford, Chairperson of Philanthropy Day, 2007, Director of Development, Center for Philanthropy, Florida Hospices and Palliative Care, Direct Dial 850-922-7717, Cell 850-284-0345, sally@floridahospices.org

Expected attendance: 400

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November 14, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Miami Dade Chapter

Ticket price: $65 per person

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Location: Hyatt Regency Miami – 400 SE 2nd Avenue, Miami, FL 33131 Hotel Telephone: (305) 358-1234

Awards: Outstanding Philanthropists award to Swanee and Paul DiMare, Julia Tuttle Award of Corporate Citizenship to Ocean Bank – Jose Concepcion, James W. McLamore Outstanding Volunteer Award to Adalberto (Albert) Vara, Jr., and the AFP Lifetime Achievement Awards to Alvah and Betty Chapman.

Contact:
Sallie Byrd, (305) 674-3020, sallieb@floridaheart.org
Ellen Oppenheimer, (305) 424-4022, ellen_oppenheimer@wpbt.org

Expected attendance: 700

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November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Reception
Indian River Chapter

Ticket price: $30

Time:
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Awards Ceremony
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception

Location: Waxlax Center for the Performing Arts
1895 Saint Edward's Drive, Vero Beach, Florida 32963

Awards ceremony followed by a cocktail & hors d'oeuvres reception.
All nominees will be honored at the event and award recipients will be
recognized in the following categories:

Outstanding Individual Philanthropist
Outstanding Corporate Philanthropist,
Volunteer Fundraiser of the Year
Unsung Hero

Contact: Kathy Savage, 772-492-2359

Expected attendance: 300-350

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November 7, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Breakfast
Central Florida Chapter

Ticket: Individual $45.00, Table of 8 $350.00

Time:
Registration 7:30 a.m.
Breakfast and Event 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Location: The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes, 4012 Central Florida Parkway, Orlando, FL 32837

Breakfast event with award presentations to honorees in 10 categories.
Master of Ceremonies: Allison Walker, TV News 13 Weekend Anchor

Contact:
Debra Stamas Lowe, 407-426-1733 X.26, dslowe@orlandoballet.org
David Hewitt, 407-898-2121 X.13, dhewitt@jaorlando.org

Expected attendance: 500

*Title sponsors: Bright House Networks and The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes

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November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Luncheon*
Southwest Florida Chapter

Location: Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort

Contact:
Rebecca Loveridge, (239) 449-4130

*hosted by Gulfshore Life magazine

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November 14, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Miami Valley Chapter

Ticket price: $35 AFP Members, $55 Non AFP Members, Table of 10 $500, Patron Table of 10 $1,000

Time:
9:00 a.m. - Education Program
11:30 a.m. - Registration
12:00 p.m. - Luncheon
1:30 p.m. - Conclusion

Location: Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center

Awards:
Outstanding Philanthropist – Jim and Enid Goubeaux
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser – Judy McCormick
Outstanding Foundation – Diggs Family Foundation
Outstanding Small Corporation – Steve R. Rauch, Inc.
Outstanding Large Corporation – Kettering Health Network
Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy (5-17) – Trey Melvin
Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy (18-23) – Baxter Stapleton

Contact:
Wendy Merkert
Chair, 2007 National Philanthropy Day
138 North Main Street
Dayton OH 45402
937-461-8283
wendy.merkert@victoriatheatre.com

Expected attendance: 350

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November 13, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Dinner
West Florida Chapter

Ticket: $35

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Location: Pensacola Yacht Club, 1897 Cypress Street, Pensacola, FL

MC: Debbie Ritchie, past President of IMPACT 100 – Pensacola Bay Area and local philanthropist

Awards will be presented to Outstanding Philanthropist, Outstanding Charitable Corporation or Business, Outstanding Volunteer Fund Raiser, and Outstanding Philanthropic Legacy

Contact: Lynn Carper, lcarper@ucpnwfl.org

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November 29, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Treasure Coast Chapter

Ticket: $75

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Location: The Tesoro Club, Port St Lucie, FL

Contact: Millie Wood-Goldsby, Co Chair, 772.879.2794,
mwoodgoldsby@comcast.net

Expected attendance: 200



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Georgia

November 13, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Luncheon
Greater Atlanta Chapter

Ticket Prices: $55 per ticket, $550 for table of 10

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: Georgia World Congress Center, 285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30313-1591
http://www.gwcc.com/

3 Awards given:
Georgia Philanthropist of the Year
Georgia Volunteer Fundraiser of the Year
Georgia Teen Volunteer of the Year ( 1st,2nd,3rd place winners)

Contact Information:
2007 NPD Chair, Paula Lawton Bevington, Paula.Bevington@marcus.org
Marcus Institute, 1920 Briarcliff Road, Atlanta, GA 30329, 404-419-4087

Chapter Administrator, Gina Key, gkey@asginfo.net
44 Broad Street, NW, Suite 503, Atlanta, GA 30303 877-883-8215

Expected attendance: 900-1000

*no speaker, no educational session

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November 13, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Greater Augusta Chapter

Tickets: $45

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Location: The Augusta Country Club, 655 Milledge Road, Augusta, GA

Event will recognize Outstanding Philanthropist; Outstanding Corporation/Foundation; Outstanding Volunteer Association; Outstanding Local Partners; Outstanding Fundraising Professional; Outstanding Youth Philanthropist; Outstanding Fundraising Volunteer.

Contact:
Beverly Peltier, President of Greater Augusta Chapter, 706.771.4023

Expected attendees: 120

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November 8, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Reception
AFP Coastal Georgia Chapter

Tickets: No charge

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Location: Savannah Technical College Auditorium, 5717 White Bluff Road, Savannah, GA 31405

Contact: Ronald Kent, NPD Chair, 912-507-5715, r.w.kent@worldnet.att.net

Expected attendees: 150

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Idaho

November 14, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Breakfast
AFP Idaho

Tickets: $45 individual, $450 per table

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Location: Grove Hotel, Grand Ballroom

Speaker: Molly Metler-Healthwise

Contact: Hilarie Engle, 342-3535

Expected attendees: 175

Register Online: http://afpidaho.afpnet.org

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Illinois

May 9, 2008

Luncheon and Awards Program
AFP Chicago

Ticket Prices: $125.00 / $75.00

Location: Hilton Chicago, 720 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago

Time: 11:00 a.m. (reception); Noon (luncheon/program); 1:30 p.m. (adjourn)

Contact Information: Gail Brooks, Director Meetings & Special Events, AFP/Chicago, 1755 Park Street, Suite 260, Naperville, IL 60563;
630-416-1166 x24; gbrooks@afpchicago.org

Expected attendees: 800

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November 14 , 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Central IL Chapter

Ticket Prices: $30

Location: Par A Dice Hotel, East Peoria, IL

Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Contact Information: Shelly Smith, CFRE, Senior Director of the Bradley Fund, 223 Sisson Hall, Peoria, IL 61625, (309) 677-3091, ss@bradley.edu

Expected attendees: 200

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November 16 , 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
East Central Illinois Chapter

Ticket Prices: $30

Location: Champaign Country Club, 1211 S. Prospect Ave., Champaign

Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Nomination deadline is September 7. Categories include Outstanding Philanthropist, Lisa Mauney Outstanding Fund-Raising Executive, Outstanding Volunteer (Adult and Youth) Fund-Raiser, Outstanding Philanthropic Organization, Outstanding Foundation and Outstanding Corporation.

Contact Information: Gail Rost, (217) 351-7512, or Julie McGown, (217) 351-2458

Expected attendees: 150

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November 15 , 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Reception
Rockford Area Chapter

Ticket Prices: $35

Location: Giovanni's Restaurant, 610 North Bell School
Road, Rockford, IL

Time: 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Contact Information:
Cynthia Hall, cyhall1@uic.edu or 815-395-5920

Expected attendees: 200

 

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Indiana

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day
AFP Northeast Indiana Chapter

Ticket Prices:
Full day (by Oct 5), AFP member $125, non-member, $150
Full day (after Oct 5), AFP member $150, non-member $165
CARE Awards luncheon only, $25
Outstanding Philanthropist Awards dinner only, $50

Location: Grand Wayne Center, Fort Wayne, IN

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.

1. Registration 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
2. Exhibitors open from 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
3. Plenary session 8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., Barbara L. Ciconte, CFRE, “Nonprofit Boards – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly”
4. Dual track workshops, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
5. Barbara L. Ciconte, CFRE, “Training Your Board to be More Effective Fundraisers”
6. Wendy Boyle, CFRE, “Why Do a Feasibility Study?”
7. Stephen Levy, “Major Gifts”
8. Brain J. Bonde, ACRFE, “The Power of Image: Marketing, Communications, and Fund Development”
9. Awards Luncheon, 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
10. Presentation of CARE Awards (by Upstate Indiana Business Journal)
11. Keynote speaker: Stephen Levy, “The Power of Philanthropy”
12. Dual track sessions, 1:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
13. Brian J. Bonde, ACRFE, “What’s in a Name: Branding, Logo, and Fund Development”
14. Pat Moline, CFP, CFRE, “The Fundamentals of Charitable Giving” and “Bang for the Buck Fundraising; Strategies for Getting the Greatest Return on your Investment of Time and Money”
15. Deborah Rutt, CFRE, “Successful Grant Writing and How it Fits into Your Overall Fund Raising Plan”
16. Reception, 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
17. Dinner, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 , Presentation of Outstanding Philanthropist Awards, Speaker TBD

Contact Information: Candace Schuler, CFRE, AFP Northeast Indiana Chapter, President, 260-418-6142, clschuler@comcast.net

Expected attendees: 300

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November 15 , 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Dinner
Indiana Chapter

Ticket: $60 per person, $480 per table, Corporate Sponsorship $2,500

Location: Indianapolis Downtown Marriott Hotel

Time:
Reception 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Dinner 6:30 p.m.
Awards program begins 7:15 p.m. (10 award categories), ends 8:45 p.m.

Contact Information: Denise Wagner, CFRE, dwagner@arthritis.org,
317-879-0321 x 203

Expected attendees: 350

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Iowa

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon with Keynote Speaker
AFP-Greater Tri-State Chapter

Ticket Prices: TBD

Location: Grand River Center, Port of Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa

Time: 11:45 a.m.

2007 Honorees:
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser: Marilynne Field
Outstanding Philanthropic Organization: John Deere - Dubuque Works
Outstanding Individual Philanthropist:
Schmid-Piekenbrock-Rhomberg Family
Youth In Philanthropy: Loras College Dance Marathon Committee

Contact Information:
Diane Brondyke, NPD Chair
Sisters of Charity, BVM
1100 Carmel Drive
Dubuque, Iowa 52003-7991
Phone: 563-588-2351 ext. 570
Email: dbrondyke@bvmcong.org

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November 15 , 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP IA, Eastern Chapter

Ticket: $40

Location: Cedar Rapids Marriott Hotel & Convention Center, 1200 Collins Road NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Outstanding Individual Philanthropist:Scott McIntyre, Jr. of Cedar Rapids, Mark Baldwin of Cedar Valley, Jack Muller of Iowa City

Outstanding Philanthropic Organization (small business): BankIowa of Cedar Valley, Iowa City Junior Service League of Iowa City

Outstanding Philanthropic Organization (large business): Alliant Energy Foundation of Cedar Rapids, Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc. of Waterloo Complex of Cedar Valley, Hy-Vee Food Stores, Inc. of Iowa City & Coralville

Outstanding Philanthropic Youth: Cedar Rapids Rotary West Interact Club at Washington High School of Cedar Rapids, Regina High School Operation Smile Group of Iowa City

Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser: Robert Verhille of Cedar Rapids,
Dee Vandeventer of Cedar Valley, Nancy Westvig – Iowa City

Outstanding Professional Fundraiser: Helen B. Arnold, CFRE

Benjamin Franklin Award: Joan Thaler of Cedar Rapids, Kenneth Allbaugh of Cedar Valley, William H. Olin, DDS of Iowa City

Award recipients are from entire eastern Iowa region; Co-chairs are Helen B. Arnold, CFRE; Jean Bjorseth, jbjorseth@kingston-hill.com; Carmen Langel, carmen-langel@uiowa.edu.

Contact Information: Helen B. Arnold, CFRE, Arnold Olson Associates, 3840 Bever Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403, (319) 362-4674,
cell: (319) 431-2267, helen@arnoldolson.com or hbao48@aol.com

Expected attendees: 350

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November 16, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Central Iowa Chapter

Ticket: $45 for an individual or $400 for a table 10

Location: Marriot Hotel, Downtown Des Moines

Time: 11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.

We will celebrate philanthropy in central Iowa as we honor our 2007 award winners. They are David and Barbara Hurd, Outstanding Individual Philanthropists; Connie Wimer, Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser; Kemin Industries/The Nelson Foundation, Outstanding Corporate/Foundation Philanthropist; Jessica Stakey, Outstanding Youth In Philanthropy; Jack Taylor (posthumously), Spirit of Philanthropy Award.

Contact Information: Lisa Stephany, Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Iowa Chapter, 515-440-2722 or lisa.stephany@alz.org

Expected attendees: 600

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Kansas

November 30, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Celebration
AFP Greater Wichita Chapter

Ticket Prices: $130 for whole day including workshops and luncheon, $40 Luncheon only

Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel; 400 W Waterman, Wichita, KS

Time:
Award luncheon 12:00 p.m.
Workshops 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and 1:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Contact Information: Phoebe Bachura, Chair pbachura@austinpeters.com, 913-851-7530 ext 6

Expected attendance: 300 at luncheon, 50 at workshops

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Louisiana

November 14, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP North Louisiana Chapter

Tickets: $35 per person, $350 per table of eight

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: Shreveport Country Club

Contact: Virginia Hoban Lewis, Donor Relations and , Special Events Coordinator, Biomedical Research Foundation, PO Box 38050, Shreveport, LA 71133, Phone: 318/675-4147, Fax: 318/675-4120, vlewis@biomed.org

Expected attendees: 200 - 225

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November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Greater New Orleans Chapter

Tickets: $40 members, $50 non-members, $375 for a table of 10

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: Sheraton New Orleans

Contact: Amanda Hoskins (ardavis2@uno.edu, 504-280-6059)
Melissa Wells (melissa.wells@touro.com, 504-897-8943)

Expected attendees: 500

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Maryland

October 30, 2007

 

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Massachusetts

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Western MA Chapter

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Cost: $40

Location: The Log Cabin Banquet & Meeting House, Holyoke, MA

Contact: Kathy Cotnoir, 413.565.1209, kcotnoir@baypath.edu

Expected Attendees: 150

 

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Michigan

November 16, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Seminar & Luncheon
AFP Michiana Chapter

Ticket Prices:
Seminar & Luncheon: $60 for AFP Members; $75 for non-members
Luncheon Only: $25 for AFP Members; $35 for non-members

Location: Weikamp Hall, Indiana University South Bend

Time:
Seminar 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Salute to Philanthropy Luncheon 11:45 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

"Sharing the Success: The Ray and Joan Kroc Story"
Seminar: "The Super-Sized Gift" presented by Col. Dennis L. Phillips, Campaign Director, Salvation Army
Luncheon: "Miracle on Western and Chapin Streets" keynote address by Col. Dennis L. Phillips
Awards Presentation: Volunteer Achievement, Individual Philanthropist, Corporate Philanthropist, Foundation Philanthropist

Contact Information: Dr. Ilene Sheffer, Vice Chancellor
Indiana University South Bend, PO Box 7111, South Bend, IN 46634-7111, 574-520-4579, isheffer@iusb.edu

Expected attendance: 50 - 100

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November 6 , 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
West Michigan Chapter

Ticket:
AFP Member registration: $75 (all day)
Not-yet AFP Member: $90 (all day) *special online registration price of $75 until 10/1/07
Awards Luncheon Only: $30

Location: Prince Conference Center, Calvin College, Grand Rapids MI

Time: 8:30 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.

Educational sessions in a.m. featuring Penelope Burk (plenary speaker) & four workshops presented by local fundraising professionals. Awards Luncheon featuring Michigan’s “First Gentleman”, Daniel G. Mulhern--presenting six awards.

Contact Information:
Keith Meyering, CFRE, NPD Chairperson , 616.224.7431
kmeyering@bethany.org, Bethany Christian Services, 901 Eastern Ave NE PO Box 294, Grand Rapids, MI 49501-0294

Expected attendees: 250

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Minnesota

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Minnesota

Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Cost: $70 per person

Location: Crowne Plaza St. Paul Riverfront

Contact: Tina Palmer, Chair, tpalmer@smumn.edu
To purchase tickets, contact office@afpminnesota.org or call
(651) 917-6247

Expected Attendees: 500 - 600

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Mississippi

November 14, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Luncheon & Awards Ceremony
Upper Mississippi Valley Chapter

8:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. - Workshop/Seminar by Kay Sprinkel Grace

"Maximizing Your Board's Involvement in Development Without Maxing Out: Wizardly Strategies and Solid Advice"

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. - Luncheon

Cost: Morning Workshop/Seminar + Luncheon $90 ($75 for Chapter Members), Luncheon only $20

Location: La Crosse Center Ballroom, 300 Harborview Plaza, La Crosse, Wisconsin

Contact: Jeanie Lovell, 2007 NPD Chair
563-387-1512, lovellje@luther.edu

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November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Mississippi Chapter

Time: 11:45 a.m. 1:15 p.m.

Cost: $75 individ, $500 table with no honoree, $750 honoree table, benefactor $1,000

Luncheon with 3 awards (Philanthropist of the Year, Volunteer Fundraiser of the Year, and Lifetime Achievement in Fundraising). Awards will be presented by former Governor William Winter. Mistress of Ceremony: Maggie Wade, evening anchor for local NBC affiliate (WLBT).

Location: Country Club of Jackson (Mississippi)

Contact: Derek Alley, 601.861.3112, Derek@arthuralley.com

Expected Attendees: 290

*This is the first NPD in at least 5 years in the State of MS. Proceeds will benefit a scholarship program that enables members of small nonprofits to attend monthly AFP meetings.

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Missouri

November 13, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Mid America Chapter

Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Cost: $40 for individual ticket; $500 for table sponsorship

Luncheon with keynote speaker J. Mariner Kemper, CEO/Chairman of the Board/Director at UMB Financial Corporation. Mistress of Ceremonies will be Elizabeth Alex with NBC Action News. Awards will be given to the following individuals: Spirit of Philanthropy Award to Lee and Jarene Stanford; Youth in Philanthropy Award to Katie Greenbaum; and Outstanding Fundraising Professional of the Year award to Terry Snapp, CFRE.

Location: Kansas City Marriott Muehlebach

Contact: Sheila Park, CFRES, Director of Foundation Relations, Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, 2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, MO 64108, (816) 983-6955, smpark@cmh.edu

Expected attendance: 450

The Kansas City Business Journal will run its Pillars of Philanthropy edition to coincide with National Philanthropy Day. Advance copies will be available for everyone attending the luncheon.

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Montana

November 15, 2007

 

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Nebraska

November 14, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Nebraska Chapter

Ticket: Individual: $ 30.00, Table Sponsors: $500.00

Location: Embassy Suites, Old Market, Omaha, NE

Time: 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Keynote Speaker: Lyn Wallin Ziegenbein, Peter Kiewit Foundation

Awards:
Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy
Outstanding Corporation
Outstanding Foundation
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser
Outstanding Philanthropist

Contact Information: Michael Geis, NPD Chair, 402-559-3040
mgeis@nebraskamed.com

Expected attendance: 300

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Nevada

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Las Vegas Chapter

Ticket: $60 per ticket/$600 per table - sponsorships from $400 - $5,000 are available

Location: Rio All Suite Hotel and Casino

Time: 11:30 a.m. Registration
Program, Luncheon and Awards 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Awards Luncheon with Las Vegas headliner Earl Turner as M. C.

Contact Information: www.afplasvegas.org or Ted Flaum (702) 731-2227 ext. 422 or tflaum@bbbsn.org

Expected attendance: 250

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New Mexico

November 16, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Chapter: AFP New Mexico

Tickets: Sponsor $1,000, Tables $500, Individual $35, Education Seminars $65

Location: Embassy Suites Hotel

Time:
Education seminars 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Luncheon 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Education seminars 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Contact Information:
Jean Block, jean@jblockinc.com
Pamela Chavez, pamelachavez@att.net

Expected attendance: 700

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New York

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Chapter: Mid Hudson Valley Chapter

Price: $35

Location: Anthony’s Pier 9-New Windsor, NY

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Keynote Speaker: Andrea Reynolds, Community Foundation of Dutchess County.

Awards: Outstanding Philanthropist, Outstanding Volunteer, Leadership Award-Corporate Philanthropy, Outstanding Fundraiser, and Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy.

Contact Information:
Christine Kane, 845-853-4380 or kanefam@hvc.rr.com

Expected attendance: 200

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November 16, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Genesee Valley Chapter

Ticket: $50

Location: Rochester Riverside Convention Center

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Outstanding Philanthropist, Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser, Outstanding Corporation, Outstanding Fundraising Professional, Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy and Philanthropic Legacy Award.

Contact Information:
AFP Genesee Valley Chapter office: 585/586-7810 or afp@riversorg.com

Expected attendance: 400

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November 16, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Finger Lakes Chapter

Ticket: $30 AFP Members, $35 NonMembers, $250 table of eight

Location: Celebrations, Ithaca NY

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Luncheon Awards Ceremony to recognize Corporate Philanthropist, Volunteer Philanthropist, Philanthropist of the Year.

Keynote Speaker: W. C. Buck Smith, President, Bethany College, Bethany, VA

Contact Information: Suzanne Smith-Jablonski (607) 272-4557 ext 231

Expected attendance: 150

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November 13, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Luncheon
Greater New York Chapter

Ticket: $95 for members, $135 for non-members

Location: The Rainbow Room, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, 65th Floor

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Speaker: John C. Whitehead, Chairman, Goldman Sachs Foundation and prominent philanthropist

22 non-profit organizations have purchased a table to honor a key individual, board member or corporation for their philanthropic endeavors or to recognize a volunteer for his or her time, talent and dedication.

Lead Sponsor: World Lung Foundation, Inc.

Contact Information:
Sharon Epstein, 212-582-8565 or nycafp@nycafp.org

Expected attendance: 380

*At the current time we are sold out!

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North Carolina

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Chapter: AFP Charlotte Chapter

Location: Charlotte Convention Center

Reception 11:15 a.m.
Lunch 11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Contact Information:
Beth Fischer, National Philanthropy Day Chair
704.687.1441 or Beth.fischer@uncc.edu

Expected attendance: 500

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November 19 , 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
NC Triad Chapter

Ticket: $40

Location: Grandover Resort, Greensboro, NC

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Mistress of Ceremonies: Wanda Starke, Anchor, WXII
Keynote Address: Dr. Lawrence J. Wheeler, North Carolina Museum of Art

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November 20, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Luncheon
AFP Cape Fear Region Chapter

Ticket: $20

Location: Cameron Art Museum, Wilmington, NC

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Speaker: Robert F. Hartsook, JD, EdD, Chairman of Hartsook Companies

Contact Information:
Melissa Boehling, m.boehling@yahoo.com, 910.471.1136.

Expected attendance: 100

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North Dakota

November 16, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Luncheon
North Dakota Area Chapter

Ticket: $25

Location: Best Western Doublewood Inn, 400 E. Interchange Ave., Bismarck, ND

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Contact Information:
Ronald W. Schatz, Director
Office of Stewardship & Resource Development
Diocese of Bismarck
520 North Washington Street
Bismarck, ND 58501
Phone: (701) 222-3035
toll free: 1-877-405-7435
Fax: (701) 222-0269
rschatz@bismarckdiocese.com

Expected attendance: 50 - 60

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Ohio

November 2, 2007

24th Annual National Philanthropy Day
AFP of Greater Cleveland

Tickets:
Luncheon & Workshop = $90
Non-member Luncheon & Workshop = 125
Non-member Luncheon = $60
Workshop Only = $ 35
Non-member Workshop Only = $ 60
Table of 8 = $ 600

Times:
Educational workshops begin at 8:00 am
2007 awards luncheon begins at 11:45 am

Location: Signature of LaCentre, Westlake OH

AFP of Greater Cleveland's event begins with three tracks of educational workshop sessions. This year's tracks will focus on Annual Giving, Career Advancement, and Major Gifts. The centerpiece of our activities is the grand awards luncheon which enjoys a sell out crowd of approx 750 guests each year.

AFP of Greater Cleveland's event is supported by a full color feature in Northern Ohio Live magazine. The feature serves to promote our award winners and sponsors, and educate the community about the importance of philanthropy and the principles AFP upholds. This will be the 4th year of our chapter's media partnership with the magazine.

Contact:
Constance S. Sipple, CFRE/NPD Chair, 216.691.1120, PSISipple@aol.com

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November 20 , 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Central Ohio Chapter

Ticket: Educational Session and Luncheon $115; Luncheon only $50

Location: The Columbus, A Renaissance Hotel

Time:
Morning Educational Session 8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Awards Luncheon noon – 1:30 p.m.

Contact Information:
Donna Zuiderwig, dzuiderweg@columbuslibrary.org
Cheryl Smoot, CFRE, cjsmoot@columbus.rr.com

Expected attendees: 500

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November 13 , 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
OH/PA - Mahoning/Shenango

Ticket: $30

Location: Mr. Anthony's, Boardman, OH

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Contact Information: mattstinson@oaksfoundation.com

Expected attendees: 600

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Oklahoma

October 19, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Oklahoma Chapter

Ticket: *Early Bird Registration until August 31, 2007
AFP members - $115
Non-AFP members - $150
Luncheon only - $35

*Registration after August 31, 2007
AFP members - $130
Non-AFP members - $165
Luncheon only - $45

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Location: The Skirvin Hilton Hotel, One Park Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

This event has been declared an official Oklahoma Centennial event, and we will be celebrating 100 years of giving.

Contact Information:
Ms. Martha Stone, chapter administrator, afpoklahoma@gmail.com
Mr. Damon King, NPD co-chair, dking@regionalfoodbank.org
Ms. Johnna R. Walker, NPD co-chair, johnna.walker@chickasaw.net

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Oregon

November 30 , 2007

 

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Pennsylvania

November 9, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Greater Philadelphia Chapter

Tickets: $75.00 member, $85 non member - table/sponsoring package from $750 - $5,000

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Location: Loews Hotel, Philadelphia

Luncheon, 10 Awards, and 15 distinguished Honoree's.

Contact:
Susan Arnold, Vice President Fund Development & Marketing/CDO, Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey, 6 Terri Lane Suite 300, Burlington, New Jersey 08016, 609-699-4108, 609-386-7191 fax, sarnold@lsmnj.org

Expected attendance: 650

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November 16, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Breakfast
Berks Regional, PA

Tickets: $25 per person (sponsorships are available)

Time: 7:30 a.m. Registration, 8:15 a.m. Breakfast, program ends by 9:30 a.m.

Location: Sheraton Reading Hotel, 1741 Papermill Road, Wyomissing, PA

The first National Philanthropy Day event in Berks County!

Contact: Susan Nenstiel, CFRE, 610-683-4910, afpberks@verizon.net

Expected attendance: 150

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November 12, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Central PA Chapter

Tickets: $35, table of 8 $250.00 ($30 SAVINGS)

Time:
11:30 a.m. Guest Registration
12:00 - 2:00 p.m. Awards Banquet

Location: Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel, 4650 Lindle Road, Harrisburg, PA

Awards:
Volunteer Fundraiser of the Year
Fundraising Professional of the Year
Corporation of the Year
Foundation of the Year
Philanthropist of the Year
Youth of the Year

We also offer the Spirit of Philanthropy Award. This award provides a meaningful opportunity to thank donors, volunteer leadership and corporate sponsors who contribute significantly to an organization, have raised significant donations, or who volunteer a significant amount of time. There is no limit to the number of Spirit of Philanthropy awards that can be given.

Contact: Marie Johnston, Administrator, PO Box 8961, Lancaster, PA, 17604-8961, Voice mail 717-940-5345, http://www.afpcentralpa.com/

Expected attendance: 200

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November 14, 2007

National Philanthropy Day
Eastern PA Chapter

Tickets:
Breakfast $35-$45, Table $300-$400, Educational Forum $100-$175

Time:
7:30 a.m. Registration
8:00 a.m. Breakfast
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Educational Forum
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Closing Reception

Location: Lehigh Valley Hotel & Conference Center - Best Western Rte 512 Bethlehem PAA

Presentation of Lifetime Achievement Award to Priscilla Payne Hurd Keynote Speaker - Jill Sherman, President of Cedar Crest College

*Publication of N.P.D. supplement in the Morning Call newspaper

Contact:
William Leh, 2007 N.P.D. Chair, (610) 969-2697, leh@cislv.org
Jeni Siegfried, Chapter Administrator, 610) 967-4686, adminmj@afpeasternpa.org

Expected attendance: 400

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Rhode Island

November 20, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Luncheon
AFP-RI Chapter

Time: 12:00 p.m.

Location: Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence, RI

Four major award winners and Youth in Philanthropy Award presented along with over 80 Partners in Philanthropy honored!

Website: www.altrue.net/site/afpri/content.php?type=2&id=7040

Contact:
Lisa Lydon, Director of Development at Mercymount Country Day School (Cumberland, RI), 401-333-5919 x14, ride5162@ride.ri.net
David Bodah, Director of Development at The Boys & Girls Clubs of Providence (Providence, RI), 401-444-0750 x105, www.bgcprov.org

Expected attendance: 650

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South Carolina

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Luncheon
South Carolina Lowcountry Chapter

Tickets:
Individual Ticket/ Corporate Price: $50, Table: $500
Individual Ticket/Non Profit Price: $30, Table: $300

Time: 11:30 a.m. Registration, Noon Luncheon, End time 1:30 p.m.

Location: Charleston Marriott Hotel, 170 Lockwood Blvd., Downtown Charleston

Keynote Speaker: Mr. Peter Bloom
Managing Director, General Atlantic, LLC
Chair, National Board of Directors, Website:www.DonorsChoose.org

Outstanding Individual Award: Dr. Theodore S. Stern
Outstanding Business Award: Blackbaud

Contact: Lindsey Ballenger, Chair, National Philanthropy Day, College of Charleston Foundation, BallengerL@cofc.edu, 843-953-7361

NPD Website:www.afplowcountry.com

Expected attendees: 300 - 400

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November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
South Carolina Coastal Chapter

Tickets: Tables of eight (8) - $240, individual - $30

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: Horry Georgetown Technical College Grand Strand Conference Center (on the Old Air Force Base off Farrow Parkway) 950 Meyers Avenue, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Keynote address: William D. Nicholson II, Vice-President
for University Advancement from Coastal Carolina University

Contact:
Gregg Watters, NPD Chair, Watters & Associates
843-235-2727, gwatters@sc.rr.com

Carole Bowdre, NPD Committee Member
Mercy Hospice & Palliative Care &
AFP SC Coastal Chapter Treasurer
843-621-6818, cbowdre@mercyhospice.org

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Tennessee

November 13, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Luncheon & Award Ceremony
AFP Nashville Chapter

Tickets: $55 or $500 for a table of 10

Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Location: The Renaissance Nashville Hotel

Luncheon and award ceremony for Philanthropist of the Year, Fundraising Volunteer of the Year, and Corporate Philanthropy Program of the Year

Contact: Carrie Cox, ccox@alivehospice.org, 615-963-4759 and Heather Corum Powell, heather@rmhnashville.com, (615) 343-2855

Expected attendees: 350 - 400

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November 7, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Southeast TN

Tickets: $35

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: Chattanooga Convention and Trade Center, Chattanooga, TN

Awards: Philanthropist of the Year, Corporate Philanthropist of the Year, Volunteer Fundraiser of the Year

Contact: Dan Bowers, 831 Windy Hill Drive, Chattanooga, TN, 37421,
423.855.7560, BowersConsulting@comcast.net

Expected attendance : 500

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November 1, 2007

National Philanthropy Day
Great Smoky Mountain Chapter

Tickets:
Educational sessions only: Members $60; Non-members $75
Luncheon only: $35
Community tables for ten $500
Corporate tables for ten $500

Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel, 401 W Summit Hill Dr., Knoxville, TN 37902

Time:
8:15 a.m. – 9 a.m. Registration and breakfast
9 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Educational sessions
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Awards luncheon

Community tables offer area nonprofits the opportunity to formally recognize an outstanding volunteer or special contributor at the Philanthropy Day awards luncheon. The $500 Community Tables reservation fee includes a reserved table and lunch for ten, presentation of a framed recognition certificate for the honoree, and name recognition for the organization and honoree biography/description in the event program. To reserve a Community Table, contact Fiona McAnally at (865) 523-2665 or email fiona@acentertainment.com.

Contact: Joanna Gager, Philanthropy Day Chairperson, C/O National Kidney Foundation of East Tennessee, Inc., 4450 Walker Blvd., Suite 2, Knoxville, TN 37917, (865) 688-5481, Fax (865) 688-5495, Joanna@Kidneyetn.org

Philanthropy Day provides participants the opportunity to network with peers and attend educational sessions facilitated by speakers who are experts in their fields. Following the conference portion of the event, an awards luncheon is held to honor the Outstanding Corporate Philanthropist, Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser, Outstanding Foundation and Outstanding Philanthropist.

Expected attendance: 150 for conference sessions, 300 for awards luncheon

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November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Memphis Chapter

Tickets: $40 per person or $400 for table of 10

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: Holiday Inn – University of Memphis

Award Luncheon recognizing the following awardees:

Outstanding Executive Leader-Ellis Haguewood-Memphis University School
Outstanding Service Organization-TWIGS of Le Bonheur
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser-Susan Lawless-Glassman
Outstanding Fundraising Executive-Paula S. Jacobson, President Methodist Healthcare Foundation
Outstanding Philanthropist- Mary and Charles Wurtzburger
Outstanding Corporation-Yuletide Office Plus
Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy
Claire Campbell, Habitat for Humanity, Individual
Souper Contact, Rhodes College, Organization

Contact: info1@afpmemphis.org

Expected attendance : 300

 

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Texas

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Greater Houston Chapter

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: Hilton Americas Hotel – Houston

Website: www.AFPHouston.org

Contact: Kemah Blair (713) 266-2800

Expected attendees: 1200

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November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Central Texas

Ticket: $35

Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Location: Ridgewood Country Club, Waco, Texas

We will be honoring philanthropists in six categories: Philanthropist of the Year, Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser, Outstanding Youth Volunteer Fundraiser, Outstanding Corporate Philanthropist, Outstanding Foundation, and Outstanding Professional Fundraiser. This will be our 21st Annual National Philanthropy Day celebration.

Contact:
Ann Owen, 254-756-4497, aowen@bluebonnetgsc.org
Cindy Michaelis, 254-750-8429, cindym@cameronparkzoo.com

Expected attendees: 250

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November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Fort Worth Metro Chapter

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Location: Renaissance Worthington Hotel, downtown Fort Worth

Ticket:
Table - AFP Member $550, Nonmember $700
Individual - AFP Member $55, Nonmember $70

Awards:
Distinguished Philanthropists - Louise and Frank Carvey
Outstanding Volunteer Fund Raisers - Carol and Dan Roberts
Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation - Lockheed Martin
Outstanding Professional Fund Raising Executive/Ben Franklin Award - Ted Blevins

Contact: Cynthia Cuellar, c.cuellar@recoverycouncil.org, 817-332-6329

Expected attendees: 550

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November 8, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Texas Plains Chapter

Ticket: $40 for individuals; $350 nonprofit table for 8; $500 table of 8

Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Location: Amarillo Civic Center ~ Heritage Room

Luncheon recognizing 10 philanthropy award honorees

Contact: Katharyn Wiegand, Director, Nonprofit Service Center, Amarillo Area Foundation, 801 S. Fillmore Suite 700, Amarillo, Texas 79101, 806.376.4521

Expected attendees: 500

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November 9, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Greater Dallas Chapter

Ticket: $75/seat, $750 table or $1,000 premium table

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Location: Hilton Anatole Hotel – Chantilly Ballroom East

Awards:
Outstanding Philanthropist – Robert S. Folsom
Outstanding Fundraising Executive – Jan Zeigler, CFRE
Outstanding Foundation – The Hawn Foundation
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser – Lyda Hill
Outstanding Corporation – Alliance Data
Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy – Margaret Pond

Master of Ceremonies – Scott Murray
Entertainment – Brookhaven College Vocal Jazz Ensemble

Contact: Melanie Perkins, Chair – 214-389-2670

Expected attendees: 600

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January 29, 2008

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Greater Austin Chapter

Ticket:
AFP member ($60)
Non-member ($75)

Time: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Location: Hilton Austin Hotel, 500 East 4th Street, Austin

Contact: Karen Gabaccio at 512-457-8145 or afp.austin@gmail.com

Expected attendees: 1,000 people

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November 14, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Lubbock, Texas Chapter

Ticket: Individual tickets $50.00, Table of 8 $500.00

Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Location: Lubbock Country Club

Awards:
Outstanding Philanthropists - Jere Lynn and Jim Burkhart Outstanding Philanthropic Organization - City Bank
Outstanding Fundraising Professional - Dr. William F. Bennett, Jr.

Contact: Heather Hocker (806) 725-6020

Expected attendees: 175

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November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day
Permian Basin Chapter

Ticket: $500 table of 10, $30 individual seats

Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Location: Petroleum Club Midland Texas

Contact: Renee' Meiner, 432-498-2053

Expected attendees: 300

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November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Texas El Paso

Ticket: Individual Tickets $30 for AFP Members/$40 for Non Members; Tables of Eight $200 for AFP Members/$300 for Non Members

Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Location: Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino, Signature Showroom

Awards:
Outstanding Corporation – Price’s Creameries
Outstanding Foundation – Lee and Beulah Moor Endowed Fund
Outstanding Fundraising Executive – Dr. Kelly Overley
Outstanding Philanthropic Organization – Sisters of Loretto
Outstanding Philanthropist – Rick and Ginger Francis
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser – The Honorable J. Paul Taylor
Youth in Philanthropy – Junior Board of the Stocker Foundation

Contact: Cynthia Peak Hoffmann, CFRE, Philanthropy Day Chair, Association of Fundraising Professionals Texas El Paso Chapter, P.O. Box 221773, El Paso, TX 79913, (915) 202-9454, txtrio@sbcglobal.net

Expected attendees: 150

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Virginia

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Hampton Roads Chapter (Norfolk, Virginia)

Time: 7:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. (includes Roundtables, Workshops, and Awards Luncheon)

Tickets:
$85 – non-members
$65 – AFP members
$50 – Lunch ONLY
$500 – Lunch Prime seating (8 guests)

Location: The Murray Center (455 E. Brambleton Avenue, Norfolk, Virginia 23510)

Contact:
Tonya Gill, Senior Director, Resource Development, Norfolk/Portsmouth, United Way of South Hampton Roads, 2515 Walmer Avenue, Norfolk, Va 23513, Phone: 757-853-8500 ext. 192, Fax: 757-853-3900, tgill@unitedwayshr.org

Expected attendees: 150

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November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day
Central Virginia Chapter

Ticket: Different sponsorship opportunities available

Time:
8:30 AM- Workshop Registration
9:00 AM- Workshop- “Finding ‘Your’ Gecko, with The Martin Agency
11:30 AM- Luncheon Registration
12:00 PM- 1:30 PM- Awards Luncheon

Location: Greater Richmond Convention Center, Richmond, VA

Contact: afpcentralva@mindspring.com or 804.217.7128

Expected attendees: 700

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Washington

November 16, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Washington Chapter

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Location: Washington State Trade & Convention Center, 800 Convention Place, Seattle, WA 98101

Ticket:
(Early bird/regular): individual, $55/$65; Table, $550/$650; Benefactor, $100 (individual)

This year’s event is co-presented by AFP Washington and Philanthropy Northwest.

Contact: Alope Bennett, (206) 367-8704

Expected attendees: 1,100

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Wisconsin

November 13, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
"Honoring Area Community Foundations"
Northeast Wisconsin Chapter

Ticket: $20

Time: 11:30 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

Location: Butte des Morts Country Club, Appleton, Wisconsin

Contact: Doris Pride, Friends of St. Mary’s Hospital, 1726 Shawano Ave, Green Bay, WI 54303 – 920-498-4608, dpride@stmgb.org

Expected attendees: 125

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Puerto Rico

November 14, 2007

National Philanthropy Day
AFP Puerto Rico Chapter

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Location: YMCA of San Juan

Award: Citizen Philanthropist recognition of the Year

Contact: María Isabel De Guzmán Vendrell, ac_mguzman@suagm.edu

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Canada

Alberta

November 8 - 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Events
AFP Calgary & Area Chapter

November 8, 2007, Generosity of Spirit Reception (by invitation only)
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: McDougall Centre, Pekisko Room, 455 - 6th Street SW

November 13, 2007, National Philanthropy Day Luncheon
Time: 11:00 a.m. Reception, 11:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, Imperial Ballroom, 700 Centre Street SE

November 13, 2007, Volunteer Reception
Time: 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, The Gallery, 700 Centre Street SE

November 14, 2007, Professionals Forum
Time: 12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Fort Calgary, Officers Mess, 750 - 9th Avenue SE

November 14, 2007, Essentials of Fundraising
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Fort Calgary, JOW Gallery, 750 - 9th Avenue SE

November 15, 2007, Youth Forum
Time: TBA
Location: Calgary Science School

For more information, visit http://afpcalgary.afpnet.org

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November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
AFP Edmonton and Area Chapter

Ticket: $65 per person or $650 for tables of 10

Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Location: SHAW Conference Centre, Hall D

Contact: Mike House, CFRE
Co-Chair, National Philanthropy Day 2007
Assistant Dean, Development
Alberta School of Business
University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB
phone: 780-492-9195
e-mail: mike.house@ualberta.ca

Expected attendees: 600 - 700

*2007 will be the 9th year Edmonton and Area is celebrating National Philanthropy Day

 

 

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British Columbia

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Luncheon
AFP Vancouver Chapter

Ticket Prices: $50 individual and $500 per table

Location: Westin Bayshore, Vancouver BC

Time: 12:00 p.m.– 2:00 p.m.

Motivational speaker: Alvin Law, Philanthropist

First year giving away 2 awards for Outstanding Philanthropist and Outstanding Youth Philanthropist.

Contact:
Cathy Michitsch, co-Chair
604.220.6198, cmichitsch@michitschsystems.com

Jennifer Harper, co-Chair
604.318.6999, jharper@bccancer.bc.ca

Expected attendees: 600

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November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Breakfast
AFP Vancouver Island

Ticket Prices: $30 per person, $275 for a table of 10

Location: Empress Hotel Crystal Ballroom

Time: 7:30 a.m.– 9:00 a.m.

Awards will be given for Spirit of Generosity, Outstanding Fundraising Volunteer, and Outstanding Philanthropic Service Organization.

Contact:
Jennifer Jasechko, CFRE, Queen Alexandra Foundation for Children
2400 Arbutus Road, Victoria BC, V8N 1V7, 250-721-6890
jennifer.jasechko@queenalexandra.org

Expected attendees: 310

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Newfoundland

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Newfoundland and Labrador

Ticket Prices: Contact for more info

Location: Holiday Inn

Time: 12:00 p.m.

Contact Information: lynette.hillier@easternhealth.ca

*Proudly sponsored by RBR Development

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Nova Scotia

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Workshop & Luncheon
AFP Nova Scotia

Ticket Prices: $55 members $75 non-members

Location: The Ashburn Golf and Country Club in Halifax

Time:
Workshop: "Branding-How Do You Stack Up?" at 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Lunch: "Women and Philanthropy" at 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Contact: Cynthia Carroll, Professional Development Chair,
902-422-2944, ccarroll@parkinsonmaritimes.ca

Expected attendees: 100

 

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Ontario

November 15, 2007

Educational Day and Luncheon/NPD Awards
Southeastern Ontario Chapter (Kingston)

Ticket Prices: $125 members, $150 non-members
Early Bird (before October 19) $100 members, $125 non-members

Location: Days Inn Hotel & Convention Centre

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Contact Information: Michelle Miatello, NPD Chair, 613-548-4929 ext 23, michelle.miatello@redcross.ca

Expected attendees: 125

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November 15, 2007

5th Annual National Philanthropy Day Awards Ceremony
Canada South Chapter

Ticket Prices: $35 AFP Members - $40 Non-Members
*email ffalkner@uwindsor.ca for ticket information

Location: Ambassador Golf Club

Time:
Breakfast – 8:00 a.m.
Awards Ceremony – 9:00 a.m.

Outstanding Fundraising Volunteer
Outstanding Business or Corporation
Youth in Philanthropy
Spirit of Philanthropy – Individual or Group

The Canada South Chapter AFP Board is pleased to announce the following award recipients for 2007:

Outstanding Foundation or Philanthropic Group - The Rotary Club of Windsor (1918)
Outstanding Philanthropist - Vince and Olivia Rosati

Contact: Linda Andrejicka, Director of Development, Art Gallery of Windsor, landrejicka@agw.ca, 519-977-0013 ext 129

Expected attendees: 200

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November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Greater Toronto

Ticket Prices: $60 (includes taxes)

Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building

Time: 11:45 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Contact Information: Cynthia Quigley, Manger, Administration, 416.941.9212, cquigley@afptoronto.org

Expected attendees: 1,000

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Saskatchewan

November 15, 2007

National Philanthropy Day Luncheon
AFP Saskatoon Chapter

Ticket: $20

Location: TCU Place Saskatoon, SK

Time: 12:00 p.m.– 1:30 p.m.

The event is a luncheon with a presentation from the Canadian Red Cross as well as a keynote address from a prominent philanthropist: Brett Wilson. We will be presenting a Fundraiser of the Year Award and a number of Honoured Supporter Awards.

Contact: Joan Wolf, AFP President, College of Education, U of S, 28 Campus Drive, Saskatoon, SK, S7N OX1, (306) 966-7575, joan.wolf@usask.ca

Expected attendees: 250

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