2024 National Philanthropy Day


Outstanding Philanthropic Citizen
Outstanding Philanthropic Business

The award nomination process is simple!
click here to submit a nomination for Outstanding Philanthropic Citizen and Outstanding Philanthropic Business. 

Self-nominations and nominations from prior years are welcomed and encouraged!


We hope you will consider nominating one of your organization’s generous supporters! And please spread the word! Let’s honor, celebrate, and say thank you to the incredible Rhode Islanders who make a difference in our communities each and every day.


Questions? Please reach out to Erica Busillo Adams at erica.busillo@gmail.comWe are here to help!


We look so forward to sharing more details with you and to toasting together to our honorees in November! 

~The AFP-RI Board of Directors 


P.S. Deadline for submission for Outstanding Philanthropic Citizen and Business is August 23, 2024! 


Thank you to our 2024 AFP-RI Sponsors!

Rhode Island Foundation

Allegra Printing


Blue Cross Blue Shield Rhode Island

About National Philanthropy Day

National Philanthropy Day acknowledges the entire spectrum of services provided by the non-profit community and recognizes the profound impact that philanthropy has on the fabric of society.  Each year, the Association of Fundraising Professionals – RI Chapter (AFP-RI) honors individuals and groups who, through their hard work and dedication, have enhanced philanthropy, their communities, and the world.  Awards are presented for Outstanding Philanthropic Citizen and Business with recognition given to more than 50 Partners in Philanthropy. 

Click here to view the 2024 NPD sponsorship levels and benefits!
Click here to view the 2023 NPD ad specs for program book
To learn more about our Partners in Philanthropy Program, click here!


Thank you to all who participated in past National Philanthropy Days!

Never been to an NPD before? Check out the below video of the virtual 2021 NPD!
2021 National Philanthropy Day Video

2024 Sponsors