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National Philanthropy Day® is a special day set aside to recognize and pay tribute to the great contributions that philanthropy—and those people active in the philanthropic community—have made to our lives, our communities and our world.  

Consider the impact of the charitable sector and the increasing role it plays in our societies and countries around the world. Billions of dollars given every year. Millions of programs and services. Connecting individuals to causes, and to each other. Fostering civic participation. Improving the quality of life for all people. 


National Philanthropy Day will be held at Mark Arts (1307 N. Rock Road, Wichita KS) on Wednesday, November 13, 2024.

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2024 National Philanthropy Day Awards!

Do you know someone who is working to make a difference in philanthropic work in the Kansas Heartland Chapter area?  If so, please nominate them for consideration via the nomination form found ​below.  Applications are due by May 31, so don't delay! 

Any individual can submit a nomination for National Philanthropy Day, presented by the AFP Kansas Heartland.


Awards categories are: Outstanding Philanthropist, Outstanding Corporation, Outstanding Fundraising Professional, Outstanding Volunteer, Outstanding Foundation, Outstanding New Professional, and Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy.

Click here to view a full list of all previous honorees.


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