I am so excited to have a hand in running the Manitoba Philanthropy Awards on November 13 at the Metropolitan Event Centre in Winnipeg!   The event is produced care of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Manitoba Chapter, the leading association for professionalism in fundraising. November 13 celebrates the achievements of outstanding members of the community dedicated to making a difference to others.

2015 recipients of the award categories are:

Outstanding Philanthropist
Doug Harvey

Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser
Ace Burpee

Outstanding Philanthropic Organization
The Asper Foundation

Outstanding Large Philanthropic Organization
McDonald Restaurants of Manitoba

Outstanding Service Organization
The Sons of Italy, Garibaldi Lodge Inc.

The luncheon will also feature the Honourable Janice C. Filmon who will be speaking and bringing greetings at this year's event.

Today is the last day to get your early bird tickets ($60) or tables of 8 ($480).  This is great event celebrating success in our community so get your tickets today!

For tickets and more information about the event or AFP Manitoba, check out the website here