Volunteers in Philanthropy


Calling all VIPs!

How will you recognize your organization’s most appreciated supporter?

The National Philanthropy Day Volunteer in Philanthropy (VIP) Award honors individuals among Alabama’s elite! No nomination process, no voting…just appreciation and recognition for your special VIP!

Your VIP Receives:

  • Exclusive recognition as an exceptional Volunteer in Philanthropy at the 2020 National Philanthropy Day Awards Event on Friday, November 13th. Recognition is limited to the first 15 organizations that sign up. 
  • Unlimited number of virtual event reservations for family, friends, colleagues, board members, and your organization's staff.
  • Recognition in the Birmingham Business Journal, including a photo, bio, and organization information.
  • Recognition at the National Philanthropy Day event among 400+ philanthropists.
  • Recognition on the AFP Alabama website and on virtual event website. 
  • An original hand-forged iron statuette made by a local artist for your VIP.
  • Community-wide recognition for your organization and your VIP.
  • Communications toolkit that includes sample social media posts, email templates to send to board members and organization leadership recognizing your organization's VIP. 

To reserve your VIP Table and Award, register online. You can also pay by check, payments may be made payable and mailed to:

Association of Fundraising Professionals

P. O. Box 130365
Birmingham, AL 35213

For more information or questions, please contact the NPD VIP Chair:

Jeffery Ware, Director of Philanthropy at The Nature Conservancy
VIP Chair for National Philanthropy Day
(o) 205-251-2710 ⋅ (c) 205-657-2112