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The 2016 Philanthropy Day awards will be presented by the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Northeastern Pennsylvania Chapter (AFP NEPA) on Friday, November 18, 2016 at The Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel.  Coffee and networking begin at 11:00 a.m. The program will begin at 11:30 a.m. Each year AFP NEPA honors individuals and organizations that, through their tireless work and dedication to philanthropy, have improved the quality of life in our community and around the world.  This year’s honorees include: 

  • Lifetime Achievement: Former First Lady of Pennsylvania, Mary L. Scranton, posthumously
  • Outstanding Corporation: WNEP
  • Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy: OurDash 
  • Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser: Magdalen Benish
  • Outstanding Philanthropist: Sondra and Morey Myers

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