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SAVE THE DATE - National Philanthropy Day 2017

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7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Sheraton Waikiki


Nominations Now Open for Recognition of our Hawaii Leaders in Philanthropy

The Association of Fundraising Professionals Aloha Chapter (AFP) announces the 2017 nomination period for the annual National Philanthropy Day Awards. These awards provide an opportunity to reflect on the meaning of giving and what has been made possible by leaders in philanthropy throughout our community. The awardees will be recognized at a luncheon in their honor on November 1, 2017 at National Philanthropy Day.

 Help us find and honor these deserving individuals and organizations by nominating someone today. Nominations are now being accepted for the following nine award categories

Award for Outstanding Philanthropist

Paulette Maehara Award for Outstanding Community Leadership

Award for Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser

Award for Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy

Award for Outstanding Foundation

Award for Outstanding Corporation

Award for Outstanding Small Business

Award for Outstanding Fundraising Professional

Award for Outstanding Philanthropist (In Memoriam)

Click here to nominate a deserving person, foundation or company and read the online forms to download and complete. Closing date for nomination submittals is Friday, June 23, 2017 by 11:59pm via email to All awards recipients are chosen by the AFP Aloha Chapter Awards Committee. The committee reviews each application received by the stated deadline that satisfies all criteria.

RFP For 2017 Chapter Educational Programs 

The AFP Aloha Chapter seeks proposals for educational programs for its 2017 program year.
Program topics should appeal to fund development professionals, executive directors and CEOs, board members and volunteers. 
Topics range from the science of fundraising strategies to leadership skills, current events affecting the field, the use of technology and other areas of interest to our membership. Apply Now!


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AFP membership offers statewide scholarships and benefits for new or experienced fundraisers. There are various scholarships to help further your professional development goals as a fundraising expert. Refer someone you know or apply for a scholarship now!

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