Inspiring Philanthropy Awards 2019 - 2020

2020 Inspiring Philanthropy Awards!
Given the public health guidelines for gathering, AFP Southern Alberta is re-imagining the 2020 Inspiring Philanthropy Awards & Celebration. Please stay tuned for more information. 

Nominations are now open: 2020 Nomination Form / All Categories

Corporate Philanthropist: TBA
Indigenous: TBA
Individual/Family Philanthropist:
Philanthropic Group: TBA
Small Business Philanthropist: 
Youth Philanthropist: TBA

The Southern Alberta Chapter of AFP recognizes that it takes many caring leaders to build a community. The Inspiring Philanthropy Awards provides the opportunity to recognize and celebrate philanthropic leaders who give freely of their time, talent and treasure to make a difference in the lives of those around them.



Co-Chairs: Caitlin Gajdostik, Community Foundation of Lethbridge & Southwestern Alberta and Monica Loewen, Lethbridge Pregnancy Care Centre

  • Corporate Philanthropist; sponsored by ATB Financial 
    • MNP; Nominated by Youth One
  • Individual/Family Philanthropist; sponsored by Fee Simple Law
    • Bernadine & Toby Boulet; Nominated by KidSport Lethbridge & Taber
  • Small Business Philanthropist; sponsored by Global Philanthropic
    • Prime Catering; Nominated by the STARS Foundation
  • Philanthropic Group (tie); sponsored by Select Recruiting
    • Lethbridge Hurricanes Hockey Club; Nominated by the United Way of Lethbridge and South Western Alberta
    • Nancy Graham, Ken Rogers & Fran Rude; Nominated by the Lethbridge Senior Citizens Organization
  • Youth Philanthropist; sponsored by Servus Credit Union
    • Carter Eli; Nominated by the Boys & Girls Club of Lethbridge & District

Presenting Sponsor: Community Foundation of Lethbridge and Southwestern Alberta, Venue Sponsor: Sandman Signature Lethbridge Lodge 

Adjudication Committee:  Richard Davidson, Michael Marcotte, Chris Murray, Amanda Scout, Cyndi Vos
2019 Jury