2021 Silicon Valley Philanthropy Day

Nominations are now open for the 35th Annual Silicon Valley Philanthropy Day!
Nominations deadline now extended to Sunday, August 8, 2021, at 11:59 PM

Awards recognizing outstanding achievement in philanthropy will be presented at the annual Silicon Valley Philanthropy Day event on Friday, November 5, 2021

Each award recognizes extraordinary contributions to the local community. A panel of fundraising professionals and community leaders will review the nominations and select one nominee in each category. Collaborative nominations are encouraged. 

Award categories are:

    1. Outstanding Philanthropist
    2. Outstanding Foundation Grantmaker
    3. Outstanding Corporate Grantmaker
    4. Outstanding Philanthropic Organization
    5. Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser
    6. Outstanding Professional Fundraiser

We will also recognize our community’s Distinguished Volunteer Fundraisers, a non-competitve category that celebrates the hard work of volunteers who contribute time and effort to the fundraising efforts of charitable organizations. 

Nominations are due on Sunday, August 8, 2021, at 11:59 PM. 

Click here to learn more about the award categories and scoring criteria or to start your nomination. For a list of past honorees, visit the AFPSV website

Questions can be directed to philanthropyday@afpsv.org 


We are grateful to our amazing sponsors for making philanthropy thrive in the Valley. 
We are still accepting sponsorships. Interested? Please contact vpsvpd@afpsv.org