National Philanthropy Day Awards Event Set for Nov. 4

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Association of Fundraising Professionals Mahoning-Shenango Chapter has announced the 2022 honorees for the local National Philanthropy Day Award Celebration.

The celebration will be held at 11 a.m. Nov. 4 at Eastwood Event Centre, 5577 Youngstown Warren Road in Niles.

National Philanthropy Day is a special day set aside to acknowledge the profound impact of philanthropy and to recognize the people and organizations who have embraced philanthropy as a way of life.

The local celebration recognizes area individuals, businesses, and organizations whose philanthropic efforts, across a broad array of causes, have strengthened and enriched the Mahoning and Shenango valleys.

This year’s honorees are:

  • Leonard J. Fisher, Outstanding Philanthropist
  • Crowe’s Cabinets, Outstanding Small Business Philanthropist
  • Barbara Brothers, Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser
  • Third Source Committee of Holy Family Parish, Outstanding Volunteer Fundraising Group
  • Jeanne Deibel Tyler, Legacy Award (presented posthumously)

ACTION Alliance for Congregational Transformation Influencing our Neighborhoods: Special Recognition for Valley Impact

Reservations are required. The cost is $40 per person and $320 for a table of eight.

Corporate sponsorship opportunities are available. More information can be found HERE or by contacting event co-chairs; Tyler Adams at 330-433-0063, ext. 116 or, or Leah Sakacs at 330-261-2631or

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