2021 Event

AFP Greater Atlanta Chapter: November 4, 2021 - National Philanthropy Day

November 4, 2021
Oceans Ballroom - Georgia Aquarium or Virtual
11:15 a.m. - Doors open
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Program

This November, community members across Greater Atlanta will again join together, in-person and virtually, to celebrate philanthropy and its role in our community during National Philanthropy Day. Join us to celebrate the work of philanthropists, volunteers and professional fundraisers, corporate and foundation grantmakers, and the many organizations that create hope for today and work toward a brighter future for tomorrow.


Philanthropist of the Year 
Sandra Strickland

Nominated by:
Partnership Against Domestic Violence

Volunteer Fundraiser of the Year
Cherie Aviv

Nominated by:
Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta

Teen Volunteers of the Year

Himani Kalra
The Westminster Schools

Gabrielle Tobin
The Lovett School
Nominated by:
Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta

Ticket Prices
In-Person Member Ticket                     $100
In-Person Non-Member Ticket              $125
Virtual Member Ticket                           $35
Virtual Non-Member Ticket                    $50

Table Prices

In-Person Member Table (6 seats)          $600
VIP Virtual Table                                   $500

Click here to purchase a table or individual ticket(s)


Click here to view the sponsorship opportunities
Click here for the sponsorship commitment form
Questions? Email Sponsorship Co-Chairs Nancy Davis and Kathryn Henderson.

Title Sponsor

Teen Volunteer of the Year Award Sponsor

Honoree Reception Sponsor

Media Sponsor

Supporting Sponsors

CIBC Private Wealth Management
Piedmont Healthcare Foundation

Event Sponsors

Atlantic Capital Bank
Georgia Power
Grady Health Foundation

Steering Committee

Liz Loreti, CFRE

NPD Chair

Jacynta Brewton 

NPD Vice Chair 

itzy Sharp Futro, JD, CFRE
Day of Events Co-Chair

Ann Akerman Beard 

Day of Events Co-Chair

Nancy Davis 

Sponsorship Co-Chair

Kathryn Henderson

Sponsorship Co-Chair

Cara Schroeder 
Past Honoree Co-Chair

Laura Disque
Past Honoree Co-Chair 

Christal Cherry 
Teen Volunteer Chair

Michelle Rotondo 
Social Media & PR Chair

MacKensie Brandt
Honoree Reception Liaison

Shannon Fairorth

Social Media & PR Chair 

Melissa R. Brogdon, CFRE
Immediate Past NPD Chair

Christian Murphy, CFRE
AFP President 

Greg Cole, CFRE
Immediate Past AFP President
Honoree Selection Committee Chair

Jenna Brown 
AFP Executive Director