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Richmond Community College
Associate VP for Development

Charlotte Symphony
Major Gifts Officer

Hood Theological Seminary
Institutional Advancement Officer

Jackson Park Ministries
Development Director

Trinity Episcopal School
Director of Advancement

Cannon School
Alumni Relations Coordinator

Lillian's List
Executive Director

Penland School of Crafts
Development Associate for Grants & Institutional Gifts

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art
Director of Development & Events

Big Brothers Big Sisters
Donor Relations Coordinator

Verner Center for Early Learning
Director of Resource Development

America's ToothFairy: National Children's Oral Health Foundation
Chief Development Officer

Chordoma Foundation
Director of Development





Scholarships are available - deadline for applying is June 30

2016 NC Philanthropy Conference

Thursday, August 18
Sheraton Charlotte Hotel

CFRE Review and Fundraising Fundamentals Courses, Tuesday and Wednesday, August 16 & 17
Alex Sheen | Keynote Speaker
Alex Sheen is the Founder of because I said I would, an international social movement and nonprofit dedicated to the betterment of humanity through promises made and kept. Sparked by the loss of his father in 2012, Alex began sending promise cards to anyone who requested them at no cost. because I said I would has sent over 3.1M promise cards to over 150 countries. Alex's commitment to the betterment of humanity has inspired millions around the world.
Visit the conference website for details. 

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National Philanthropy Day®
Winners Announced! 

We are pleased to announce the honorees for AFP Charlotte's 2016 National Philanthropy Day® awards. The AFP Board of Directors and the community selection committee, comprised of past winners, had the difficult task of selecting this group from many deserving nominees. The winners will be formally recognized and congratulated at the annual National Philanthropy Day® awards luncheon on November 15th at the Sheraton Charlotte. 

Outstanding Champion of Diversity: Jonathon Belton
Outstanding Emerging Philanthropists: Tonya and Daunte Bruce
Outstanding Student Philanthropist: Kate Gatterdam
Outstanding Philanthropic Organization: McGuireWoods, LLP
Outstanding Philanthropic Small Business: Barringer Construction
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser: Gene Johnson
Outstanding Legacy: John Crosland, Jr.
Outstanding Professional Fundraising Executive: Adelaide Davis
Outstanding Philanthropists: Catherine and Wilton Connor



November 15, 2016
Sheraton Charlotte
11:15 am - Networking
11:45 am - Lunch and Awards Reception

Event and table sponsorship opportunities for National Philanthropy Day® are currently available - click here for details

For questions please contact Shelley Clayton or at 704.687.7216.