TIAA-CREF Presents National Philanthropy Day Luncheon
In honor of Miami Philanthropists
Tuesday, November 12, 2013, at 11 a.m.
Jungle Island Treetops Ballroom
1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Watson Island, Miami
The Miami Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) initiated the first National Philanthropy Day in 1985. It is now celebrated around the world, furthering the tradition of honoring the local philanthropic community.
In partnership with the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, The Miami Foundation and the Partnership for Philanthropic Planning, AFP Miami will host The 2013 National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon on November 12 at Jungle Island.
At the luncheon, tribute will be paid to the people and organizations whose contributions to our community have bettered our lives and our world. This year’s honorees are:
PENNY & ROE STAMPS—Lifetime Achievement Award
Nominated by AFP Miami Board of Directors
BRUCE & TRACEY BERKOWITZ—Outstanding Philanthropist Award
Nominated by the University of Miami
JORGE LUIS & MARILE LOPEZ—James W. McLamore Outstanding Volunteer Award
Nominated by the American Red Cross
CITI FOUNDATION—Julia Tuttle Award for Community Involvement & Corporate Citizenship
Nominated by The Education Fund
MIAMI-DADE DEPARTMENT OF CULTURAL AFFAIRS—Outstanding Grant Maker Award
Nominated by the Adrienne Arsht Center
The 2013 Luncheon is co-chaired by AFP Miami board members Karelia Martinez Carbonell and Jenna Trueba. Registration and seating begin at 11 a.m., and the program will start promptly at noon. The event draws over 500 guests who gather to recognize, celebrate, and highlight our community’s top donors, volunteers, foundations, and other individuals and organizations involved in philanthropy.
Individual tickets are $75, and sponsorships range from $750 to $15,000. Email the co-chairs for more information at AFPNPD2013@gmail.com.
About AFP Miami
AFP Miami was founded in 1975 to advance the field of fundraising by promoting the highest ethical standards and professional practices throughout the local nonprofit sector. AFP Miami has a membership of more than 100 talented and well-respected fundraising professionals who abide by AFP’s Code of Ethical Principles and Standards.