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Awards Meeting and Networking Reception

December 17, 2019
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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House of R
911 S 87th Ave
Omaha, NE 68114
https://www.thehouseofr.com/
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AFP-Nebraska just celebrated Philanthropy by holding our annual National Philanthropy Day luncheon.  It was a huge success as we honored some of those individuals and companies who have played a key role in improving our own communities and state.

And now, it's time to honor some of our members!

Join us Tuesday, December 17 from 4-6 PM as we recognize some of our Chapter's most outstanding members -- elect our 2020 Officers and Directors -- and enjoy some camaraderie with each other.  

We'll be honoring the following individuals for their achievements:

FUNDRAISER OF THE YEAR - Ashley Olson, The Willa Cather FoundationThis award recognizes an outstanding individual fundraising professional who works for a nonprofit, charitable organization. Nominees must have a minimum of 5 years of experience as a professional fundraiser. They must also be a current AFP member. 

EMERGING FUNDRAISER - Kyle Cartwright, Nebraska Cultural EndowmentThis award recognizes an outstanding individual fundraising professional who works for a nonprofit, charitable organization and is new to the field. Nominees must have no more than 5 years of experience as a professional fundraiser, regardless of age. They must also be a current AFP member. 

AFP-NEBRASKA FUNDRAISING "HALL OF FAME" - Paul Strawhecker, ACFRE, MPA of Paul J. Strawhecker, Inc. and Jodie Nolan, CFREThis award recognizes outstanding individual fundraising professionals who currently work for or are retired from a nonprofit, charitable organization. Nominees must have more than 15 years of experience as a professional fundraiser. They must be a past or present member of AFP for more than 5 years. 

Also, at approximately 5:00, we'll conduct the election of our 2020 Board of Directors (and we promise - NO STUMP SPEECHES!)  Following is the proposed slate of officers and directors for the coming year:

  • President: Clover Frederick, consultant
  • Past-President: Suzanne Rogert, Children’s Hospital & Medical Center Foundation
  • Secretary –Emily Prauner, Omaha Community Foundation
  • Treasurer – Kyle Cartwright, Nebraska Cultural Endowment
  • Programming Chair – Mikaela Borecky, Greater Omaha Chamber
  • NPD Chair – Jennifer Schulz, University of Nebraska Foundation
  • Membership Chair – Juan Padilla, Omaha Community Foundation
  • Communications – Stephanie Geery-Zink, Voices of Hope
  • At Large –
    • Tina Reeves, Cedars Home for Children Foundation
    • Megan Moslander, College Possible
    • Sam Rennick, Paul J. Strawhecker, Inc.

Cost to attend the event is $10 per person and the event is open to all members and guests.  We'll have a variety of appetizers and a cash bar will be available.

And you'll love our venue for the event -- THE HOUSE OF R in Omaha -- click here to check out their website.

Thank you for all of your continued interest and support.  We hope to see you there!

 

Tickets

$10.00 Member Registration

$10.00 Non-Member Registration

Documents

Fundraiser of the Year Nomination Form

Emerging Fundraiser of the Year Nomination Form

AFP-NE Hall of Fame Nomination Form

AFP-Nebraska Chapter Current Membership Roster