In Tribute Submissions

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A Tribute to Those We Have Lost...
Silicon Valley Philanthropy Day, a celebration of excellence in local philanthropy, is a regional event attended by hundreds of fundraisers, community leaders, funders, philanthropists and other supporters of the nonprofit community.  This year we are introducing "In Tribute" to allow us to remember a selection of inspirational philanthropists and development professionals who have recently left us.

The individual must meet all of these criteria:
  • Date of death is between August 1, 2017 and July 30, 2018
  • Resided, worked and/or gave in one of the following counties: Alameda, Santa Clara County, Santa Cruz
  • A demonstrated, sustained commitment to community impact through philanthropy and/or leadership:
    • Philanthropists
    • Organizational Leadership
    • Development Professionals
Submission Process
  • First, the submitter has to get permission from the family of the honoree to recognize their loved one.
  • Second, gather all of your materials and complete the JotForm submission form.


Submissions are due Sunday, September 16, 2018, 10 PM, PDT.

For more information, contact Chelsey Souza, In Tribute Committee Chair, or
Karen Spiro, Event Producer, at