National Philanthropy Day

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No tickets available for purchase to awards breakfast. In-person awards breakfast is only available for winners and their nominator. All full-day conference tickets will have access to view awards breakfast online.

2020 Keynote speaker – Vu Le


TICKETS INCLUDE VIRTUAL BROADCAST OF THE 2020 AWARDS BREAKFAST!

The Association of Fundraising Professionals in Connecticut will honor those who have helped change lives through their fundraising and philanthropic efforts during a live broadcast of our annual awards breakfast.

Congratulations to our 2020 Best-of-Connecticut National Philanthropy Day® Award Winners

Outstanding Youth (5 – 17):

Sophie Pennock Collins, Bridgeport

Nominator: Operation Hope

Outstanding Corporation:

Bedoukian Research, Inc., Danbury

Nominator: Ability Beyond

Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser:

Valerie Juengst, Westport

Nominator: Connecticut Humane Society 

Outstanding Fundraising Professional:

Paul Sutera, CFRE, Wallingford

Nominator: Iona College

Outstanding Philanthropist:

Johnny Vazzano, Bridgeport

Nominator: McGivney Community Center

Barbara Marion Award for Outstanding Leadership to AFP:

Lisa Ferraro, CFRE, Greenwich

Nominator: National Philanthropy Day Steering Committee

Crisis Hero Award (Indiv./Org.):

4-CT.org Volunteer Fundraising Team, Fairfield County

Nominator: Sarah Shrewsbury, Vineyard Consulting

Crisis Hero Award (Youth 5 -17):

Andrew McKinnis, Fairfield

Nominator: Operation Hope


Thank you to our 2020 sponsors:


AFP Fairfield County Chapter recognizes that Inclusion, Diversity, Equity & Access (IDEA) are central to its mission and does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, class, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. AFP Fairfield County Chapter commits to developing and maintaining a diverse organization that reflects, is responsive to, and embraces the diversity of the communities we serve; respecting and valuing all people.