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Celebrating Community Giving Day Nominations Due September 9th

August 19, 2013

The Association of Fundraising Professionals celebrates National Philanthropy Day on Friday, November 15, 2013, throughout the United States. This day celebrates the spirit and generosity of our benefactors. This will be the seventh year that LSFRE has sponsored such a day of recognition. We will host a luncheon ‚??Celebrating Community Giving‚?Ě Philanthropy Day 2013 and provide awards for the following four categories:

  • Outstanding Individual Philanthropist Award
  • Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser Award
  • Outstanding Philanthropic Organization Award
  • Outstanding Legacy Award

    Attached with this email is a brief description of each award followed by several questions to assist you in completing your nomination. These questions, and your narrative responses to them, will serve as the primary basis of the application and the committee‚??s awards selections. Please answer each of the questions in detail for each nomination you send. Please include a cover letter, narrative responses and contact information for individuals from other organizations who support this nomination.

    PLEASE NOTE: ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN SEPTEMBER 9, 2013. Please send completed nominations to:

    LSFRE
    Philanthropy Day Awards Committee
    PO Box 3441
    Duluth, MN 55803-3441

    OR

    EMAIL: ASkutevik@marchofdimes.com

    Please take the time to submit a nomination for an individual, couple, organization or corporation you feel demonstrates true philanthropic spirit. It‚??s a wonderful way to honor them and to promote and foster greater public awareness of philanthropy in the Twin Ports area.

    Sincerely,


    LSFRE Philanthropy Day Awards Committee

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