National Philanthropy Day Nomination Form

San Diego

Thank you for participating in the 2017 AFP San Diego National Philanthropy Day award nominations!

The AFP San Diego Chapter annually recognizes individuals and organizations whose philanthropic achievements have made an impact in the San Diego region, Imperial County, and Tijuana.  While we are looking forward to building on the success of our predecessors, we are expanding our vision of inclusion and celebrating and honoring the rich diversity of our region. 

Let's honor those who embrace philanthropy.  Nominate someone that you feel deserves to be acknowledged for their efforts. 

Nominations will close on May 31, 2017.

If you would like more information, or have any questions, please e-mail Georgia Ringler at or visit our website at

Please Note: There is a 400 word maximum per question in all categories.

Transforming Our Communities through Time, Talent and Treasure.

Award Categories

  1. Please click each award name to open the form for that nomination submission (the form will fold out under the list of award categories below).
  2. Each award form contains a description of the award, the questions to be answered, fields for nominee and nominator information, and a file upload function if applicable.
  3. Please complete the form and hit Submit when done.
  4. You can complete and submit as many nominations as you like. Just click the link on the confirmation page after submitting a nomination to return to the main award page, then select and complete the next desired award form.

    1. Outstanding Organizational Volunteer (Time + Talent + Impact)
    2. Outstanding Fundraising Volunteer (Time + Talent = Treasure)
    3. Outstanding Grant Making Organization (Time + Talent + Treasure)
    4. Outstanding Philanthropic Business or Corporation (Time + Talent + Treasure)
    5. Outstanding Youth/Student Volunteer (Time + Talent + Leadership)
    6. Outstanding Philanthropist (Time + Talent +Treasure = Transformation)
    7. Outstanding Development Professional (Time + Talent + Treasure)

    Outstanding Development Professional (Time + Talent + Treasure)

    This award recognizes a paid staff member and/or fundraising consultant who has demonstrated quality of leadership within the fundraising profession and is an active member of the AFP San Diego Chapter.

    1. Describe how your nominee has shown quality leadership that is effective, creative and stimulating, and evidence that the individual acts as a team player.

    2. How does your nominee demonstrate evidence that he/she practices and promotes the AFP Code of Ethical Principles and Standards of Professional Practice for fundraising professionals.

    3. How has your nominee shown commitment to continuing professional development, which can include AFP certifications (CFRE/ACFRE), conference participation, publication, and/or professional education.

    4. Describe how your nominee has shown commitment to fundraising and philanthropy through voluntary service and financial support of nonprofit organizations.

    5. Describe how your nominee has demonstrated the advancement of philanthropy by enhancing public perception of fundraising and elevating its stature as a profession.

    6. Last questions for consideration across ALL categories: INNOVATION AND CREATIVITY (This may not apply to all awards – if not applicable, there will not be a negative impact for lack of answer.) Is there something about your nominee’s work that is especially creative or innovative that you would like to share? Is there anything else you feel we need to know about your nominee?

    Nominee Information

    Nominator Information

    Describe the relationship of the nominee and the organization(s) or individual(s) submitting the nominations (ex: board member, campaign volunteer, etc.) (Required)

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