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2019 National Philanthropy Day Award Nominations Open

NEW Award Will Recognize a Foundation or Corporation

 It’s that time of year again! Nominations are now being accepted for four awards to be presented during the 2019 National Philanthropy Day luncheon. Nomination categories include a NEW award celebrating an Outstanding Corporation or Foundation; as well as Philanthropist of the Year; Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy; and Volunteer of the Year.

The new award will recognize a corporation or foundation that demonstrates exemplary commitment to our community through financial support, innovation, and encouragement of others to take on the work of philanthropy and community involvement. In total, the four awards will highlight the different parts of our community that come together to make a deeper impact as a much greater whole.

The annual event, hosted by the Greater Cincinnati chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, will be Thursday, November 7, at Music Hall.

Nominations are due May 1. Click here for the Nomination form.

National Philanthropy Day is dedicated to recognizing the impact philanthropy and nonprofits have on our community. Those who give of their time, energy, and financial contributions will be recognized. For questions, please contact Chair Bethany Doverspike, Bethany.Doverspike@cincyplay.com or 513-977-2081 or Co-chair Elise Hyder, elisehyder@gmail.com.

SAVE THE DATE – YP Luncheon: Innovation in Fundraising

Thursday, April 11, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Join fellow Young Professionals for a deep dive into Innovation in your career path with Innovator of the Year Awardee Jill Miller. Jill will discuss her journey through innovation and career planning, and how she rose to her role as President of Bethesda Inc.

Cost: Free – This is a paper bag luncheon, so please bring your own lunch. Light refreshments will be provided. This event is open to AFP Members and those looking to join.

Location: Headquarters Historic Event Center, 935 Monmouth St, Newport KY, 41071

Learn more and register here.

SAVE THE DATE – Fundamentals of Fundraising

When: Friday, May 10, 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. & Saturday, May 11, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.

AFP’s Fundamentals of Fundraising spring session is now enrolling. The seven-module course is designed by experienced fundraising professionals to meet the real-world challenges non-profits face. This intensive two-day program offers a complete overview of the development function for individuals with 0-4 years of experience or as a great “back to the basics” review for veteran fundraisers.

Cost:  $405 AFP Members, $505 Non AFP-Members (AFP is offering a scholarship for this course.

Learn more about the event and scholarships here.

AFP Greater Cincinnati Chapter Scholarships

Develop your career through educational programming and professional resources; apply for AFP scholarships! From membership to CFRE review to conference participation and from organizational to YP scholarships, the AFP Greater Cincinnati Chapter is proud to help offset some costs through our scholarships. Learn more here.