NPD Events & Awards Information

National Philanthropy Day 2021 is in the books!
Congrats once more to all of this year's honorees!
Thank you to the generous sponsors.
Our deepest gratitude to Alexis Kanda-Olmstead, Rachel Rockwell, the AFP board, NPD committee and other amazing supports who helped make this such a special event!
We hope to see you next year!

NATIONAL PHILANTHROPY DAY EVENTS

National Philanthropy Day
 in Eastern Iowa recognizes the people and organizations generous with their time and funding for the enrichment of our community, state and world. This year in Eastern Iowa, National Philanthropy Day will be recognized on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, and IN PERSON!

On this special day we not only honor those doing amazing work in philanthropy with an Awards Luncheon, but we are graced with a brilliant opportunity for education with the NPD Educational Sessions, hosted by Alexis Kanda-Olmstead. The morning two-hour educational session will kick off the amazing day, followed by the Awards Luncheon! Alexis will then close out the festivities with a one-hour afternoon educational session.
See below for all the details.


NATIONAL PHILANTHROPY DAY 2021 HONOREES ANNOUNCED!
AFP Eastern Iowa is very proud to present this year's National Philanthropy Day award honorees. 

Outstanding Individual Philanthropist –Willie Ray Fairley
Outstanding Fundraising Professional – Lorrie Erusha, CFRE

Outstanding Large Philanthropic Organization – Farmers State Bank

Outstanding Small Philanthropic Organization – SOKO Outfitters

Outstanding Philanthropic Youth – Tejas Gururaja

Benjamin Franklin Award – Friends of Indian Creek Nature Center

Eastern Iowa Lifetime Achievement Award - Helen Arnold, CFRE


NATIONAL PHILANTHROPY DAY AWARDS LUNCHEON

Awards are given to honor those making a difference through philanthropy at the AFP Eastern Iowa NPD Awards Luncheon, held on Tuesday, November 16, 2021 was a great success! Thank you for joining us!

NPD EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS

REGISTRATION IS CLOSED FOR THIS EVENT.
Please check back in August 2022 for event information.






2021 NATIONAL PHILANTHROPY DAY SPONSORS

AFP would like to thank our wonderful and generous 2021 sponsors. National Philanthropy Day activities, awards and events will be a success because of them.

"AFP is grateful for all of our National Philanthropy Day sponsors. Their commitment to uplifting philanthropic work in our community and honoring those who have created lasting change is very meaningful to our board and committee. We could not present this event without their support. Most importantly-- their support encourages and highlights philanthropy in all of its various forms." ~ Sarah Halbrook, NPD Committee Chair



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NPD Education Sponsors




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AMPERAGE Marketing & Fundraising
Arnold Olson Associates

St. Luke's Foundation
University of Iowa Nonprofit Leadership and Philanthropy Certificate
The Larned A. Waterman Iowa Nonprofit Resource Center
US Bank

Benson Hepker Design
Community Foundation of Johnson County
Impact Photography
Jared & Carol Hills
MODE
The Flower Shop at Cedar Memorial
Van Meter, Inc.