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National Philanthropy Day®


Friday, November 10, 2017

The Westin St. Francis on Union Square Grand Ballroom

335 Powell Street, San Francisco, California
National Philanthropy Day Co-Chairs:
Stacy Lee Gardner Founder and CEO, My Philanthropy Team
Jane Narich Senior Vice President, Graham-Pelton Consulting
Renel Brooks-Moon Master of Ceremonies: Renel Brooks-Moon
Voice of the three-time World Champion San Francisco Giants
Schedule of Events
11 am – 12 pm      Welcome Reception
12 pm – 1:30 pm   Awards Luncheon and Program
Sponsors are invited to publicly honor a volunteer, donor, board member, grantor, valued staff member, or other significant supporter at their table with a Spirit of Philanthropy Award.

For questions please phone 415.404.6501 or email.
2017 Honorees

lifetime achievement award
Ann & Gordon Getty

outstanding philanthropists
Franklin & Catherine Johnson

hank rosso outstanding fundraising professional
Janelle Cavanagh, Western Regional Director, Global Fund for Women

outstanding fundraising volunteer
Josefina C. Baltodano, J.D.

outstanding corporate grantmaker

outstanding foundation or grantmaking organization
Dean & Margaret Lesher Foundation

outstanding foundation or grantmaking professional
Kathleen Odne, Executive Director, Dean & Margaret Lesher Foundation (1994-2017)

vineyards award
YES Nature to Neighborhoods

outstanding youth in philanthropy
Freya Eriksen

Seating is limited, please register today.

Yes! Our organization wants to support AFP Golden Gate’s National Philanthropy Day.
New Faces in Fundraising
A limited number of single tickets are available at $100 each, first come first served.
Single Tickets
To purchase single tickets, follow the instructions in the box below. You will need to sign in. With sign-in, the system will auto-generate the member rate for current AFP Golden Gate members. If you are purchasing more than one ticket, indicate the quantity. We will follow up with you for your guest names (if a small party), meal choice for the luncheon and other details. If you need help to sign in, please email AFP Golden Gate administration.
AFP Golden Gate is most grateful for our generous National Philanthropy Day® 2017 Sponsors:
As of October 23, 2017











AFP Golden Gate Board of Directors

Brakeley Briscoe Inc.

Center for Elders' Independence

Center for Environmental Health

CPMC Foundation


Diablo Ballet

Diablo Regional Arts Association Board of Directors

George Mark Children’s House


Global Fund for Women

Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy

The HAND Foundation

Katherine Thompson and Grace Cathedral


The Leakey Foundation

Opera Parallèle

Rusher Loscavio Fisher Nonprofit Executive Search

The San Francisco Foundation

San Francisco Parks Alliance

San Francisco Symphony

San Francisco Zoo and Gardens

Save the Redwoods League

SF-Marin Food Bank

Sonoma Overnight Support

Stanford University

Theresa Nelson & Associates

UC Berkeley Foundation

United Way Bay Area

YES Nature to Neighborhoods

2017 National Philanthropy Day Committee Chairs
Awards Committee
Martha Sullivan, Co-Chair
Chief Development Officer
The Arc San Francisco

Samara Dun, Co-Chair
Independent Development Consultant

Sponsorship Committee
Andrea Bell, Co-Chair
Director of Development
The Crucible

Samara Dun, Co-Chair
Independent Development Consultant

Nominating Committee
Tim Whalen, Chair
Chief Development Officer
Save The Redwoods League

Tributes Committee
Jay Auslander, Chair
Associate Director, Gift Planning
California Academy of Sciences

AFP Golden Gate President
Susan Corlett
Director of Development
Center for Environmental Health

Elizabeth Seja Min
Executive Director
Angi Roberts
The Association Office
Administrative Director

Philanthropy is a powerful and inspiring force for good. We invite you to join us in honoring and celebrating this important work.

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Golden Gate

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