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Presented by Russell J. Salvatore

2016 Outstanding Philanthropist of the Year 

November 2019

National Philanthropy Day is a celebration of benevolent donations of time, talent and treasure. Nearly 500 guests from throughout the WNY community gather to acknowledges individuals and organizations whose lifetime or long-term achievements have made a significant impact on the WNY community.

Award Nominations

The nomination period for 2019 National Philanthropy Day will open in late spring.

Distinguished Honoree Program
Recognize those who have gone above and beyond for your organization with a heartfelt thank you by naming them a Distinguished Honoree. Your honoree may be an individual, couple, or an organization, and may be represented by an individual or group. This exclusive program is a unique membership benefit and will return for 2019. Reservations open late spring. Read more about the Distinguished Honoree program here.
Event Sponsorship and Program Book
AFP-WNY wants to partner with like-minded businesses, organizations and other supporters to honor philanthropic acts of unbelievable character at our annual celebration of National Philanthropy Day. Show your support for those that change our community with a giving heart by becoming an event sponsor or purchasing space in the event program book. Click here to learn more.

2019 National Philanthropy Day Celebration, Presented by Russell J. Salvatore
Russell's - Salvatore's Grand Hotel
Salvatore's Logo - Color
Print Sponsor
Zenger Group - Smart. Print. Now.