National Philanthropy Day 2023

National Philanthropy Day



Wednesday, November 15, 2023 | 8:30 - 10:00 AM

DeSales University 


Congratulations to the 2023 National Philanthropy Day Honorees!

We are thrilled to recognize a group of honorees who truly embody the spirit of philanthropy right here in the Lehigh Valley.

Lifetime Achievement Award

Barry & Marcy Dobil

Outstanding Philanthropists

The Haight Family

Outstanding Foundation

Lehigh Valley Community Foundation

Outstanding Business

Golden Pepper Productions

Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser

Wenda Boyer

Outstanding Fundraising Group

Emmaus Rotary

Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy

Alexis Valentin

Rising Star

Shaun Marakovits

IDEA (Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, & Access) Champion

Murtaza Jaffer

We look forward to celebrating with you!

Frequently Asked Questions

I purchased a Table Registration. How will they know where to sit?
Please have your attendees indicate the group that they are affiliated with at the Registration Table to be directed to their table assignment.

Where on the DeSales University campus is the event?
We will be in the University Center building. Click here for directions and see the image below.

I paid for a sponsorship package and need to submit my recognition materials. What do I do?
All sponsors will receive instructions on how to upload their files and recognition materials in their receipt email once they purchase their commitment. Please review the provided instructions carefully for all of the information that you will need to complete your uploads. For accepted file types and ad sizing, we kindly ask that you double-check your files prior to uploading to ensure that they will be usable.