National Philanthropy Day Luncheon

National Philanthropy Day Luncheon

Amarillo, TX -  The Texas Plains Chapter of the Association of Fund Raising Professionals honored their award winners at the Texas Panhandle's 2015 National Philanthropy Day Luncheon Friday morning.

National Philanthropy Day gives recognition to philanthropists across the world for devoting their time and resources. Several organizations and individuals gathered at the Civic Center supporting some of Amarillo's finest contributors to the community.

National Philanthropy Day recognizes philanthropists across the world for their efforts. AFP hopes to advance philanthropy through advocacy while representing 231 chapters and 30,000 members around the globe. The Texas Plains Chapter hosts more than 60 non profit professionals.

Honorees Included:

Kevin Ball, Outstanding Individual in Development

Dr. Kent Roberts and Ilene Roberts Balliett Foundation, Outstanding Foundation

Erin Gately, Outstanding Volunteer

Ken Kelley, Outstanding Philanthropist

Los Barrios de Amarillo, Outstanding community Service Organization

Tascosa High School FISH Club, Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy

Townsquare Media, Outstanding Media

Zip Print, Outstanding Business