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WELCOME TO THE AFP GREATER NEW ORLEANS CHAPTER

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NPD 30-2014

The Association of Fundraising Professionals Greater New Orleans Chapter

PRESENTS

The 30th Annual National Philanthropy Day Luncheon

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Hyatt Regency New Orleans - 601 Loyola Avenue

The annual AFP National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon takes place each November and honors the outstanding philanthropic leaders in our community.  We invite you to join us as we recognize and thank the shining stars of the New Orleans Region.


Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser
 Barbara Turner Windhorst

Outstanding Philanthropist 
Joan Heymann Bergmann


Outstanding Leader in Corporate Philanthropy
Acme Oyster House


Outstanding Foundation 
Azby Fund

 Outstanding Professional Fundraiser 
Juli Smith Pattison, CFRE

Board of Directors Award 
James E. Fitzmorris, Jr.

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