National Philanthropy Day

National Philanthropy Day® is an annual event presented nationwide by the Association of Fundraising Professionals. NPD is the special day set aside to recognize and pay tribute to the great contributions that philanthropy – and those people active in the philanthropic community – have made to our lives, our communities and our world. Awards given recognize the leaders in the community who make a true impact on the quality of life, cultural vibrancy, and fabric of the region.

The Association of Fundraising Professionals Central Virginia Chapter has proudly hosted National Philanthropy Day for over 25 years to celebrate the region's philanthropic spirit.
Since 1996, Central Virginia’s AFP Chapter has
honored philanthropists, businesses, and volunteers for their impact in Central Virginia and beyond.

National Philanthropy Day will be held on Thursday, November 17, 2022.

Nominations are now open and being accepted through July 15, 2022. Submit your nomination today!


To see past honorees, click here.