Indiana Philanthropy Awards Celebration

Indiana Philanthropy Awards Celebration

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November 18, 2021

11:15 a.m. Reception sponsored by Eskenazi Health Foundation
12 p.m.  Lunch and Awards
Indiana Roof Ballroom

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Attendees will be required to wear a mask for this event except when eating/drinking.

Indiana Philanthropy Award Overview

The Association of Fundraising Professionals - Indiana Chapter (AFP-IC) fosters the growth of development of philanthropy, the fundraising profession, the Chapter, and its individual members.

AFP-IC annually hosts the Indiana Philanthropy Awards to honor and recognize individuals, groups, organizations, and corporations in Indiana who have enhanced philanthropy and the community through their dedicated efforts, time, leadership, passion, and generosity. These awards are given in recognition to those whose life-time or long-term achievements have made a significant impact on our state or a local community through one or more charitable organizations.

2021 Indiana Philanthropy Awards Recipients:

The following individuals and organizations will be honored this year:
Lifetime Achievement- John Thompson
nominated by Eskenazi Health Foundation
Outstanding Business/Corporation - Bank of America
nominated by Eskenazi Health Foundation
Outstanding Fundraising Professional - Angela White, CFRE 
nominated by Eskenazi Health Foundation
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser - Leigh Ann Hirschman
nominated by Trinity Haven
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser - Gregory Fehribach
nominated by Eskenazi Health Foundation
Outstanding Philanthropist - Laura Lewis
nominated by Salvation Army Indiana Division
Outstanding Foundation - Cummins Foundation
nominated by Eskenazi Health Foundation
Outstanding Youth Achievement - Leila Champion
nominated by Teach for America Indianapolis
Outstanding Philanthropy Group - Western Art Society
nominated by The Eiteljorg Museum 

Individual Registration: $55
Full Table (table of 8):  $1000
Half Table (4 seats):  $500

Sponsorships, including award sponsorships, are available.  Please contact Taylor Whitaker,, for more information.


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Award Sponsors

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Click here to see the list of past recipients.