November 08, 2012 - National Philanthropy Day in Colorado
What: 2012 Award Luncheon
Where: Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center
When: Friday November 9, 2012
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Ticket Prices: $50 per person
Host(s): John Ferrugia KMHG-7 News
Co-Chair(s): Ericka Fleming and Kristy Judd
Speaker: John Hickenlooper, Governor, State of Colorado
Sponsors: Rose Community Foundation, Adolph Coors Foundation, Anschutz Family Foundation, The Colorado Trust, Daniels Fund, Wells Fargo, Western Union Foundation, The Colorado Health Foundation, Kundinger Corder & Engle P.C., Blacktie Colorado, Colorado Data Mail, Colorado Nonprofit Development Center, Comcast, cuttlefish arts, Denver's 7, Denver Business Journal, Denver Post Community, Kroenke Sports Charities, Pete Hammond Photographer, PH Balanced Consulting
Steering Committee: Aleah Horstman; Joanne Kelley; Mike Jackson; Rebekah Glatt Cardonsky; Carol Nickell; Latia Shaw; Dave Suss; Erika Fleming; Heather Kreider; Kristy Judd; Sally Rippey; Gayle Walker; Paula Henry; Kenton Kuhn
Blacktie Photos by: Carol Burkett
Julie Gomez-Nuanes, Outstanding Volunteer
National Philanthropy Day in Colorado is the result of a partnership between a number of nonprofit professional and community organizations. Members from Association of Fundraising Professionals, Colorado Association of Funders, Colorado Nonprofit Association, Community Resource Center, Denver Metro Chamber Leadership Foundation and Directors of Volunteers in Agencies serve Colorado; The Governor's Commission on Community Service, Metro Volunteers and the 2% Club, serve on the steering committee. The motto "Change the World With a Giving Heart" guides their actions. At the luncheon attended by 700 guests Event Co-Chairs Ericka Fleming and Kristy Judd thanked the attendees and introduced the host, John Ferrugia of KMGH-7 News and then introduced Governor John Hickenlooper, who talked about Colorado being a leader in co-operation. John Ferrugia then presented the awards. Each award winner was featured in a video, which gave everyone an insight into the accomplishments of these generous and giving individuals and organizations.
The 2012 honorees were:
National Philanthropy Day in Colorado is a project of the Colorado Nonprofit Development Center. For more information, please check out their website at www.npdcolorado.org.