Inspiring Philanthropy Awards 2019

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 Alberta Treasury Branch 
    • 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 Queer Impact Club

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