Someone should name this week “Honor Week!” Local nonprofits are just popping their tops announcing all types of folks and organizations to honor. Yesterday it was the Dallas Historical Society’s Awards For Excellence and today it’s the Greater Dallas Chapter of Association of Fundraising Professionals.
For their 31st Annual National Philanthropy Day Luncheon on Friday, November 18, at the Hyatt Regency Dallas, Chair Tara Judd Longley revealed that the following honorees will be recognized:
- Outstanding Philanthropist — Mike Myers
- Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser — Holly Mayer
- Outstanding Fundraising Executive — James C. Lewis, CFRE
- Outstanding Foundation — The Theodore and Beulah Beasley Foundation
- Outstanding Corporation — Bank of America
- Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy — Garage Sale Girls
Tickets are $85 each until Tuesday, November 1. Then they will go for $95. So, save 10 bucks and get your tickets now.