Indiana Philanthropy Awards Celebration

Indiana Philanthropy Awards Celebration

presented by:



For information about sponsorship opportunities for the 2019 event , please contact Julie McDearmon at

Fundraising professionals throughout the state celebrated the spirit of giving on November 15, 2018, at the 36th Indiana Philanthropy Awards.

The following individuals and organizations were honored:

Lifetime Achievement - Edgar and Dorothy (posthumously) Fehnel (Indianapolis) nominated by Indiana University Foundation, Herron School of
Art + Design, and Newfields

Outstanding Philanthropist - Charlene and Joe Barnette (Carmel) nominated by Eskenazi Health Foundation
Outstanding Fundraising Professional - John Heintz, CFRE (Fishers) nominated by Indiana State University Foundation

Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser - Mark and Marabeth Levett (Columbus) nominated by Hanover College
Outstanding Youth Achievement - Sophia Pruitt (Indianapolis) nominated by IndyHumane
Outstanding Foundation - R. B. Annis Educational Foundation (Indianapolis) nominated by University of Indianapolis
Outstanding Foundation - Sherman & Marjorie Zeigler Foundation (Muncie) nominated by The Community Foundation of Muncie & Delaware County, Inc. 

Outstanding Philanthropy Group - Impact 100 of Greater Indianapolis (Indianapolis) nominated by Roberta Jaggers
Outstanding Corporation - Sun King Brewing Company (Indianapolis) nominated by American Red Cross of Indiana



Click here to see the list of past recipients.