By Submitted by Affiliation of Fundraising Professionals,
Southern Alberta Chapter on November 17, 2020.
Nationwide Philanthropy Day is an initiative of the Affiliation of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) International and is a celebration of philanthropy – giving, volunteering and charitable engagement – that highlights the accomplishments, giant and small, that philanthropy – and all these concerned within the philanthropic course of -makes to our society and our world.
The week of Nov. 17, AFP Southern Alberta Chapter is celebrating the philanthropic spirit throughout the sixth annual (digital) Inspiring Philanthropy Awards introduced by the Neighborhood Basis of Lethbridge and Southwestern Alberta. Though there might be no bodily occasion this yr, that isn’t stopping the AFP native chapter from celebrating philanthropy in southern Alberta.
The Inspiring Philanthropy Awards honour seven philanthropists in southern Alberta and is made attainable and profitable by way of help of native companies and organizations which are distinctive philanthropists in their very own proper. AFP is happy to announce this years honourees:
Company Philanthropist, sponsored by ATB Monetary and nominated by Lethbridge Faculty: KB Heating & Air Conditioning
Indigenous Philanthropist, sponsored by Streets Alive Mission and nominated by Lethbridge Faculty: Enel Inexperienced Energy Canada
Particular person/Household Philanthropist, sponsored by Price Easy Regulation and nominated by The College of Lethbridge: Terry Whitehead
Philanthropic Group, nominated by Chelsea Sherbut: COVID-19 Neighborhood Help Circle
Small Enterprise Philanthropist, nominated by The Chinook Regional Hospital Basis: Hass Wealth Administration of RBC Dominion Securities
Southern Alberta Philanthropy Heroes, sponsored by The Chinook Regional Hospital Basis and nominated by Lethbridge Faculty: Knud Petersen
Youth Philanthropist, sponsored by Lethbridge Faculty and nominated by Lethbridge Faculty: Lethbridge Faculty LEO Membership
Head to AFP Southern Alberta Fb (AFPSouthernAlbertaChapter) and Instagram (afp_southernalberta) beginning as we speak, as we might be sharing a video every day till we’ve got celebrated all seven of the excellent 2020 recipients.
AFP Southern Alberta Chapter can also be proud to help a $1,000 scholarship for a Grade 12 or first-year post-secondary pupil. This scholarship will help a pupil that greatest exemplifies constructive civic and neighborhood help by way of their curiosity in, dedication to, and lively involvement in volunteer and philanthropic causes.
For extra particulars on this scholarship, together with utility kind, college students are inspired to go to the AFP web site at https://www.
For extra info on changing into an AFP Southern Alberta member, please contact afp.southernalberta@