Wednesday, November 22, 2017 from 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM PST
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The Victoria Conference Centre 
720 Douglas Street
Victoria, BC V8W 3M7

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Monica Powell 
AFP Vancouver Island 

National Philanthropy Day

National Philanthropy Day Awards Ceremony & Reception

Hosted By: Association of Fundraising Professionals

Keynote Speaker sponsored by: Coast Capital Savings

4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Victoria Conference Centre – Salon A/B

Cost: $60/ticket or $575/Table of 10

Every day, Islanders contribute to causes they love and generate social change that transforms our community for the good. The National Philanthropy Day Reception and Awards Ceremony acknowledges the dedication and passion of finalists in the following categories:

  • Generosity of Spirit Award, sponsored by The United Way of Greater Victoria
  • Outstanding Fundraising Volunteer Award, sponsored by Coast Capital Savings
  • Outstanding Philanthropic Service Club Award sponsored by Camosun College
  • Corporate Responsibility Award, sponsored by the University of Victoria
  • Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy (5-10 years old), sponsored by the Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island
  • Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy (11 - 18 years old), sponsored by TELUS

Kathy LeMay will kick off our evening with her story of how she came to embrace her own inner philanthropist and the generosity plan process she formalized to help lead others to some of the worlds most important social change efforts of our time.  

National Philanthropy Day 2017 will take place on Wednesday, November 22nd at the Victoria Conference Centre.

Light appetizers will be served.

About the speaker:

Kathy LeMay is an internationally-recognized public speaker, philanthropic advisor, global social change fundraiser and published author whose purpose-driven life centers on lifting up the voices, stories, leadership and influence of the women and girls around the world. Kathy speaks about the transformative life; of shifting from success to significance, and putting humanity back into modern philanthropy. She coaches social change innovators and global donors to boldly and unapologetically create the world we know is possible. Kathy's book The Generosity Plan, released by Simon & Schuster and Beyond Words in 2010, aims to put philanthropic power into the hands of regular individuals, families, and communities.

Thank you to our Keynote Address Sponsor:


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