Nominate a Distinguished Volunteer

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Volunteers enrich our society, bring us together as a community, and help keep our organizations afloat. Volunteers are integral to our society. The Distinguished Volunteer Award is an opportunity for organizations to recognize one fundraising volunteer at the National Philanthropy Day event.

The 2020 National Philanthropy Day will be held on Tuesday, November 17, 2020.  This will be a virtual event, so you may attend from anywhere.

Distinguished Volunteer Form

Please complete and submit this form for the individual you are recognizing as your Distinguished Volunteer. Submitting this form signifies your commitment and your Distinguished Volunteer's commitment to attend the event. Please contact your Distinguished Volunteer before submitting this form to confirm his or her participation. Your volunteer will be one of many distinguished community volunteers recognized at the event. They will receive an award but will not be asked to speak. Each organization with an AFP member may submit one Distinguished Volunteer annually. NOTE: You will need to upload a high resolution photo (not to exceed 10 MB) with this form.

First Name
Last Name
First Name
Last Name
Number Only - Format is automatic
Numbers Only - Format is Automatic

Below please describe your volunteer in 75 words maximum highlighting the following:

  • one word that best describes your volunteer;
  • a brief description of how your volunteer contributes to your organization;
  • those who have benefited from your volunteer's activities;
  • personal traits that contribute to his/her effectiveness.

Important Notes:

  • Your Distinguished Volunteer will receive special recognition during the virtual National Philanthropy Day event on November 17, 2020. Please notify your volunteer so that they can save the date and tune into the event.
  • We reserve the right to edit nominations as necessary.
  • When you hit SUBMIT, you will see a message indicating your submission was successful and a copy of the submission will be sent to the email address you entered.
  • DISTINGUISHED VOLUNTEER FORMS AND HIGH RESOLUTION PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECEIVED BY SEPTEMBER 1, 2020 TO ENSURE INCLUSION OF YOUR VOLUNTEER IN THE PROGRAM BOOKLET.
Maximum upload size: 134.22MB

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION - SEPTEMBER 1, 2020

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