Fall is around the corner and one annual event Bay Area philanthropy looks forward to each November is National Philanthropy Day. This year two NCG members will be recognized with National Philanthropy Day awards:
Outstanding Foundation Professional: Reetha Robinson
At this year’s National Philanthropy Day NCG Board member and San Francisco Foundation Koshland Program Director Reetha Robinson will be awarded the Outstanding Foundation Professional award which honors a foundation professional who individually initiates or supports creative nonprofit efforts and who works to develop philanthropic partnerships with organizations and communities. This will be a professional whose individual contributions to nonprofit/foundation philanthropic teamwork is exceptionally effective or unique.
Congratulations, Reetha on this well-deserved recognition!
Outstanding Corporate Grantmaker: JPMorgan Chase & Co.
This year’s Outstanding Corporate Grantmaker award will be bestowed to NCG member JPMorgan Chase & Co. for its many investments in the Bay Area. The Outstanding Corporate Grantmaker award recognizes a corporation or its foundation that displays an outstanding commitment to philanthropy not only through its financial support but also by encouraging and motivating others to take leadership roles in philanthropy and community involvement activities.
Congratulations to JPMorgan Chase and its staff!
Mark You Calendar
Be sure to mark your calendar for the 2012 National Philanthropy Day:
When: Thursday, November 15, 2012
Where: The Westin St. Francis Hotel
335 Powell Street, San Francisco, California