This award honours an individual or a family who has demonstrated outstanding skills in coordinating and motivating groups of donors and volunteers for fundraising projects for the benefit of charitable institutions.

Nominations must address the following criteria (250 words per criteria max):

  • Description of the nominee’s work and contribution to his/her cause(s) (you may include the nominee’s involvement with multiple organizations). (0-40 points) 
    Provide description of :

    • (1) leadership role and responsibilities
    • (2) ability to organize and manage campaigns and groups
    • (3) time, effort and personal financial commitment.
  • Description of the impact that the nominee’s work has had on the organization’s ability to provide programs and services. (0-40 points)
  • Description of the nominee’s work in encouraging and motivating others to get involved with and/or take leadership roles in philanthropy. (0-20 points)

Particular attention will be paid to candidates who have had a significant impact in philanthropy in the context of the pandemic.

Please attach responses to the above criteria in a summary format of no more than 250 words per criteria and a picture of the nominee. Enumerate each criterion and address each one separately in narrative form.

All nominations must be submitted by a not-for-profit organization.
** New ** The organization submits only one nomination per category, except in the case of organizations with multiple chapters.
Deadline: August 27, 2021 at 5 p.m.
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