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National Philanthropy Day
Friday, November 05, 2021, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT
Category: Major Events

This year National Philanthropy Day celebrates 35 years! This day provides an opportunity to reflect on the meaning of giving and all that it has made possible. NPD celebrates the endless daily contributions individuals and organizations across the world make to countless causes and missions. AFPGV honored its first philanthropists in 1998 and celebrates National Philanthropy Day on the first Friday of November at a community wide gathering. Please save the date for November 5th, 2021!

2021 NPD Honorees

  • Outstanding Corporation: Paychex, Inc.
  • Outstanding Small Business: Upstate Special Needs Planning
  • Outstanding Foundation: The Max & Marian Farash Charitable Foundation
  • Outstanding Philanthropist: Wayne Holly
  • Outstanding Young People in Philanthropy – Group: Pittsford Central School District Rainbow Classic
  • Outstanding Young People in Philanthropy – Individual: Sloane Miller
  • Burton S. August, Sr. Prize for Community Leadership: Kevin & Nancy Gavagan
  • The Multi-Generational Award: The Hoselton Family


It takes a lot of support from partners like you to achieve our mission. Are you interested in sponsoring National Philanthropy Day? Contact us at [email protected] or click here to look at all of our available opportunities.


Registration will be open soon.

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2021 National Philanthropy Day Sponsors

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- Bronze Sponsors -

 Bivona Child Advocacy Center
DonorPerfect Fundraising Software

United Way of Greater Rochester





- Supporters -

Ames Amzalak Memorial Trust
Heveron & Company CPAs
MCC Foundation