National Philanthropy Day® Committee | Association of Fundraising Professionals - Greater Vancouver Chapter

National Philanthropy Day® Committee

National Philanthropy Day® (NPD) is the first official day in the world, recognized by the Canadian government on the fifteenth of November each year, celebrated by fundraisers, government leaders, corporations and individuals who wish to honor all contributions philanthropy has made to the community. Celebrating philanthropy in the Lower Mainland, the National Philanthropy Day Luncheon – Vancouver coordinated by this AFP Vancouver committee, is attended by approximately 900 philanthropists, volunteers, fundraisers and support staff from over 100 non-profit organizations.

National Philanthropy Day Chairs: Lucy Isham-Turner (CFRE), Family Services of the North Shore & Rachael Zapp, Canadian Cancer Society

VP, Community Engagement, AFP Board of Directors: Kyle Tiney (CFRE), Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

  • Carly Johnstone, Carly Johnstone Project Management
  • Antonia Kalmacoff Jennings, Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland
  • Vanessa Lee, BC SPCA
  • Jasmine Lew, B.Stickman Design
  • Olivia Qi, Greater Vancouver Food Bank
  • Ellyn Schriber, Delta Sport Development Centre - Delta Gymnastics Society
  • Michelle Sweeney
  • Veronika Trebesh, Provincial Health Services Authority
  • Hanah Van Borek, Vancouver Coastal Health
  • Mandy Wu, Greater Vancouver Food Bank