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FORT WAYNE, IN—The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Northeast Indiana Chapter takes great pride in announcing their 2013 National Philanthropy Day Awards Celebration Breakfast.

DATE: Thursday, November 14, 2013
TIME: 7:30 a.m. (Reservations Required)
LOCATION: Ceruti’s Summit Park
6601 Innovation Blvd, Fort Wayne, Indiana
COST: $10 for AFP members, $15 for non-AFP members
SPECIAL: Giving Hearts: If you recognize a family member, friend or colleague as a Giving Heart recipient for 2013, you can buy-one entry and get-one entry FREE for our 2013 National Philanthropy Day Awards Celebration Breakfast.

National Philanthropy Day was instituted by AFP in an effort to bring attention to the significant assistance individuals give to community based organizations. This day is set aside to recognize individuals who donate their financial resources for the enrichment of the community and the world in which we live. Whether they give locally, nationally or internationally, the bottom line is that philanthropic giving enables nonprofit organization to assist others, hence the National Philanthropy Day mantra, Change the World with a Giving Heart.

Each year the local AFP chapter recognizes exceptional philanthropic and volunteer contributions in Northeast Indiana on National Philanthropy Day. Reserve your seats for the 2013 National Philanthropy Day Awards Celebration Breakfast on-line before November 1, 2013 at Tickets are just $10 for AFP Members and $15 for Non-AFP members. AFP of Northeast Indiana would like to acknowledge the Red Heart Signature Sponsor for this event, Sweetwater.

We will announce the recipients of the 2013 Outstanding Philanthropist Awards during the National Philanthropy Day Celebration, to nominate someone or learn more go to and select the Philanthropy Day tab to submit nominations.

About the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Northeast Indiana Chapter
Founded in 2001, AFP of Northeast Indiana promotes ethical fundraising and enhances the community while connecting and educating fundraising professionals. Learn more


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