National Philanthropy Day


The Greater Baton Rouge Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals will lead the community in Celebrating Philanthropy by honoring the most generous philanthropists, most dedicated volunteers and most talented professionals of 2019. We invite you and your organization to join us in recognizing the 2019 award recipients by becoming a sponsor of National Philanthropy Day. 
The awards luncheon will be held at RENAISSANCE BATON ROUGE on November 12, 2019, 11:30 a.m.-1:30pm.
All Sponsors will receive recognition prior to the event and on the day of the luncheon. Thank you for joining us to recognize and celebrate these outstanding members of the Greater Baton Rouge community.        
2019 National Philanthropy Day Award Recipients:
Outstanding Leadership in Corporate Philanthropy: Dow Chemical
Outstanding Philanthropist: Arthur “Art” E. Favre III
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser: J. Gerard "Jerry" Jolly
Outstanding Professional Fundraiser: Barbara W. Auten 
Outstanding Philanthropic Foundation: Swollfest Outdoor Wish Foundation
Outstanding Philanthropic Service Organization: Junior League of Baton Rouge
Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy: Madelyn Adcock 
Spirit of Giving Award: Albert Fraenkel II
The Legacy Award: Coletta and Buddy Barrett