NPD Overview



National Philanthropy Day in Colorado is a special day set aside to recognize and pay tribute to the individuals and organizations whose contributions improve the quality of our lives, our communities, and our world.

The Outstanding Youth and Outstanding Youth Group Nominations are now available! These nominations will be due June 13, 2022 at 5 pm.

Click here for more information on youth nominations

All other nomination categories now available

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Watch the 2021 virtual presentation here

2021 E-Program


2021 Winners
Outstanding Large Business
HealthONE

Outstanding Small Business
Barefoot PR

Outstanding Foundation
COVID-19 Arts & Culture Relief Fund

Outstanding Philanthropists

Kristin and Jim Bender

Outstanding Professional Fundraiser
Jacquie Hall, Craig Foundation

Outstanding Professional Grantmaker
LaDawn Sullivan, The Denver Foundation

Outstanding Service Organization
Colorado Chapter, Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Foundation, Inc.

Outstanding Volunteer
Cindy McMullin

Outstanding Youth
Aimee Resnick

Outstanding Youth Group
Grandview High School Student Equity

Lifetime Achievement
A. Barry Hirschfeld

Inspiration Award
Anythink Libraries

Award Categories
Lifetime Achievement
Outstanding Large Business
Outstanding Small Business
Outstanding Foundation
Outstanding Philanthropist
Outstanding Professional Fundraiser
Outstanding Professional Grantmaker
Outstanding Service Organization
Outstanding Volunteer
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser
Inspiration Award
Outstanding Youth 
Outstanding Youth Group

Full Award Category Descriptions

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Join us in 2022 to:  
LEARN how individuals, organizations and businesses across Colorado are creating a kinder,
more sustainable and just world  
CONNECT with other changemakers who care about philanthropy and our vibrant nonprofit sector 
CELEBRATE our award winners and the difference philanthropy makes  
At National Philanthropy Day Colorado, we believe that everyone can be part of philanthropy.  


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NATIONAL PHILANTHROPY DAY®
giving, volunteering, and everything you do to help change the world!

Click here to see the list of 2020 Honorees

2019 winners -- Full list here.

2018 NPD Winners

 

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor

Rose Foundation Logo for NPD

 

Our sincere thank you to all those who nominate people in their community
who support and uplift philanthropy in all areas. 

2019 Luncheon Program

Award Descriptions and Past Winners

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