2018 National Philanthropy Day Luncheon

Join us as we celebrate the 21st annual National Philanthropy Day in Vancouver on Wednesday, November 7, 2018.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
11:00 - 14:00
Vancouver Convention Centre (West), 1055 Canada Place

National Philanthropy Day Luncheon
Celebrate National Philanthropy Day in Vancouver with AFP, fellow colleagues, new connections, and outstanding leaders in Philanthropy. The annual luncheon includes a keynote presentation and a 3-course, plated, Vegetarian lunch.

Keynote Speaker


  Chief Dr. Robert Joseph, O.B.C., O.C., is a Hereditary Chief of the Gwawaenuk First Nation and a true peace-builder.  After his
  experience with the Canadian Indian Residential School system, he has dedicated his life to bridging the differences
  brought about by intolerance, lack of understanding and racism at home and abroad.

  Read more about Chief Dr. Rober Joseph, O.B.C., O.C. here.



Life Time Achievement Award

   This year we are thrilled to present Ian Telfer and Nancy Burke, noted Canadian philanthropists and partners in philanthropy, with the
   AFP Lifetime Achievement Award. For over 25 years, Ian and Nancy have dedicated themselves to countless non-profit organizations
   across Canada as donors, fundraisers, and volunteers. Their generosity has had a tremendous impact on these organizations and
   the people and communities they serve. 



Giving Hearts Awards 

Recognize and celebrate the individuals and organization volunteers, leaders, fundraisers, philanthropists, and youth that make a difference to your organization and to the social profit community. Nominations are now closed for the annual Giving Hearts Awards.

2018 Giving Hearts Awards Recipients
Volunteer Fundraiser - Donald Lindsay
Youth Philanthropist - D2D Destiny Foundation
Corporation (more than 50 employees) - iA Financial Group
Small Business (50 employees or less) - Fusion Projects
Professional Fundraiser - Candice Tsang, Vice President, Leadership Giving at VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation

Registration Information

Early Bird Rate (until September 7):
NPD Luncheon & Keynote Ticket: $80
NPD Luncheon & Keynote Table Tickets (must select 10 seats): $800 

Regular Rate:
NPD Luncheon & Keynote Ticket: $85
NPD Luncheon & Keynote Table Tickets (must select 10 seats): $850

For Organizations Purchasing a Table of 10: Names of each guest attending will be needed by October 31, 2018. Should you not know all guests at the time of purchase, please indicate TBA in the guest first and last name section. Once guest names are known, please email to bernice@simplyeventful.com

Please note: 5% GST is included in the above ticket price.

Cancellation Policy
Tickets for the Luncheon will be available until October 31, 2018. Please note that no late sales will be permitted. Telephone cancellations cannot be accepted.Cancellations will be accepted via email only. Cancellations received in writing prior to October 31, 2018 will incur a 20% administrative fee. Submit cancellation letters via email to bernice@simplyeventful.com. No refunds will apply to cancellations received from October 31, 2018.

Registration for this event is now closed. If you wish to still register, please contact our office at
bernice@simplyeventful.com or (604) 738-8600. Bernice or Carrie will assist you.