The 27th Annual Philanthropy Awards Nominations are now open!

The Philanthropy Awards presented by:

 

The Ottawa Philanthropy Awards (“the Phils”) represent the very best of the charitable sector and are a celebration of service, hope, and commitment.

 

This wonderful evening brings together the not-for-profit sector, corporate leaders, and community builders, highlighting the positive outcomes that result from collaborating and helping to make our community a better place to live and grow. As we continue to work towards a collective COVID-19 response, our tremendous leaders in Ottawa persevere in making valiant efforts and contributions to improve and support our community.

NOMINATIONS DEADLINE: FRIDAY, JUNE 18, 2021

The 2021 Philanthropy Awards

Award for Innovation in Fundraising

This one-time award recognizes an individual philanthropist or volunteer, business, group, foundation, charity, or other organization who transformed the way they work or give, in response to the covid-19 pandemic. They have seen the challenges and faced them down with determination to rethink, regroup, reorganize in order to move away from traditional fundraising or support in the face of unconventional and unprecedented times, and find new, innovative ways to fundraise.

Award for Outstanding Fundraising Professional

This award recognizes an individual who works directly for a non-profit, charitable organization. This person is dedicated to serving charitable institutions and is committed to the advancement of philanthropy.

Award for Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser

This award is conferred on an individual who demonstrates a leadership role in significant fundraising projects for more than one charitable organization within the community. This person is dedicated to serving charitable institutions and is committed to the advancement of philanthropy.

Award for Outstanding Philanthropic Group

This award is bestowed upon a group, service club or association whose philanthropic contribution makes a significant impact on the community. This group demonstrates that it cares about society and enhances the quality of life of the community.

Award for Outstanding Corporate Philanthropist

This award recognizes a corporation that demonstrates outstanding dedication to community through philanthropic giving to local charitable organizations. This corporation exhibits exemplary civic and charitable duty and generosity and motivates others to take philanthropic leadership roles.

Award for Outstanding Individual Philanthropist

This award honours an individual who demonstrates ongoing personal financial commitment to local charitable organizations. Recipients of this award exhibit outstanding civic and charitable responsibility and their generosity encourages others to take philanthropic leadership roles.

Award for Outstanding Small Business Philanthropist

This award is presented to a small business that demonstrates philanthropic commitment to local charitable organizations. This company exhibits outstanding civic and charitable responsibility, and its generosity encourages others to take philanthropy leadership roles.

Award for Outstanding Youth Philanthropist

This award celebrates a young person who demonstrates a leadership role in local community service. This person is dedicated to benefiting either individuals in need or charitable institutions and is committed to the concept of community service, fundraising or volunteering.

Do you know someone who would qualify for these awards? To submit a nomination, please select the correct category above.

  • Download the pdf of your chose category to your desktop;
  • Open in acrobat Reader;
  • Type in your info and submit by email to: secretariat@afpottawa.ca

 

Nominate your candidates today!

 

We look forward to celebrating with you on November 10!

All nominations will be kept confidential, and the 2021 winners will be carefully reviewed by the AFP Ottawa Selection Committee.

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