2018 National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon



"Just get involved, and get it done!"

                                                             Kate Cressman, 2018 Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser



Celebrating the Heart of Giving

National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon

National Philanthropy Day is a global movement, and AFP Golden Horseshoe is honoured to recognize those in OUR community who demonstrate outstanding commitment and leadership in all aspects of philanthropy. On this day, we celebrate those individuals, groups and organizations who truly embody the spirit of giving.


Congratulations to our Exceptional 2018 Honourees:

Outstanding Philanthropic Group: Wise Guys Charity Fund

Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser: Katherine (Kate) Cressman

Outstanding Small Organization for Excellence in Fundraising: The Darling Home for Kids

Outstanding Corporation: Mountainview Homes

Outstanding Philanthropists: Pasquale & Anita Paletta Family

Outstanding Philanthropists: Robert (Bob) & Joanne Wordham

Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy: Connor Withers


Hear from some of our sponsors why they support National Philanthropy Day:





EMCEE, Cheryl Pounder, two-time Olympic Gold Medalist and six-time World Champion in hockey. 

Cheryl brought energy, passion and HEART to our event. 

Click here to learn more about Cheryl.




Much appreciation to our 2018 NPD Sponsors:


Want to connect with our NPD Sponsors? Here are their links:

KCI www.kciphilanthropy.com Global Philanthropic www.globalphilanthropic.ca
PearTree Financial www.peartreecanada.com Oakville Community Foundation www.theocf.org
Fuller Landau www.fullerllp.com CAGP www.cagp-acpdp.org
Blue North www.bluenorth.ca Royal Botanical Gardens www.rbg.ca
Walker Environmental www.walkerind.com Directworx www.directworx.ca
Great West Life www.greatwestlife.com The Generator www.thegenerator.ca
Harvey McKinnon www.harveymckinnon.com Bankomedia www.bankomedia.com
Tracey Church & Associates www.traceychurchresearch.com Blakely www.blakelyjourney.com