NPD Overview

National Philanthropy Day in Colorado is a special day set aside to recognize and pay tribute to the individuals and organizations whose contributions improve the quality of our lives, our communities, and our world.

2022 NPD in Colorado Winners

National Philanthropy Day Selection Committee

Thank you to Dumb Friends League for hosting the Selection Meeting.


Award Categories
Lifetime Achievement
Outstanding Large Business
Outstanding Small Business
Outstanding Foundation
Outstanding Philanthropist
Outstanding Professional Fundraiser
Outstanding Professional Grantmaker
Outstanding Service Organization
Outstanding Volunteer
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser
Inspiration Award
Outstanding Youth 
Outstanding Youth Group

Full Award Category Descriptions

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Join us in 2022 to:  

LEARN how individuals, organizations and businesses across Colorado are creating a kinder,
more sustainable and just world  
CONNECT with other changemakers who care about philanthropy and our vibrant nonprofit sector 
CELEBRATE our award winners and the difference philanthropy makes  
At National Philanthropy Day Colorado, we believe that everyone can be part of philanthropy.  


giving, volunteering, and everything you do to help change the world!

Click here to see the list of 2020 Honorees

2019 winners -- Full list here.

2018 NPD Winners


Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor

Rose Foundation Logo for NPD


Our sincere thank you to all those who nominate people in their community
who support and uplift philanthropy in all areas.