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2017 National Philanthropy Day

Thursday, November 16, 2017
11:30am - 1:00pm
The Cendera Center
3600 Benbrook Highway
Fort Worth, TX  76116

One of the most exciting privileges of serving as your NPD co-directors and c0-chairs is the opportunity to share with you, our members, the names of our 2017 National Philanthropy Day Award honorees:
Alice & Buddy Puente
Distinguished Philanthropists
Paula Fultz
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser
Drew Thomas
Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy
Lockheed Martin
Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation
Careity Foundation
Outstanding Philanthropic Foundation
Alpha Chi Omega
Outstanding Philanthropic Organization
Bronson Davis
Outstanding Professional Fundraising Executive:
The Ben Franklin Award

Please join us in congratulating these honorees.  We sincerely appreciate all those who took the time to provide such outstanding nomination for consideration.

As you know, these outstanding individuals and organizations will be officially honored on November 16, 2017, at the National Philanthropy Day Luncheon at the Cendera Center in Fort Worth. We hope you will join us to celebrate.

Prices go up on November 1, so register today!

The 2017 NPD committee has been busy planning for a stellar event that will express both our gratitude for Fort Worth’s incredibly generous philanthropic community.
With our gratitude,
Kristy Leedy | KML Events & Creative
~ 2017 AFP National Philanthropy Day Committee Co-Director
Erin Wescott | REAL School Gardens
~ 2017 AFP National Philanthropy Day Committee Co-Director
Cortney Gumbleton |  Jordan Elizabeth Harris Foundation
~ 2017 AFP National Philanthropy Day Awards Co-Chair

Priscilla Miller | Junior Achievement of the Chisholm Trail, Inc.
~ 2017 AFP National Philanthropy Day Awards Co-Chair


Important Dates
11/16/17 -
National Philanthropy Day Luncheon

12/11/17 -
December Members Luncheon

Special Thanks To Our
National Philanthropy Day

Event Sponsors

Media Sponsors
  Award Sponsors

*If you would like to join the NPD planning committee, please contact
Erin Wescott or Kristy Leedy

AFP 2017 Webinars are offered in partnership with CNM Connect - West Campus.  
Sessions are available at $10 for AFP members, $15 for non-members.  Use discount code "fwafp" at check-out.   

CNM Connect - West Campus
2701 W. Berry Street, Ft. Worth 

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.
-AFP Webinar and Brown Bag Lunch: Feel free to come a little early to network.


Questions? Contact Monique Waggoner at


AFP Fort Worth Metro Chapter - P O Box 211 Fort Worth, Texas 76101