Past Awardees

Philanthropist of the Year
                                                                                                   

2019 Deb and Chuck Wilke
2018 Shelley and Ron Cooper
2017 Mary Berens
2016 The Coghlan Family
2015 Rick Maxa
2014 Barbara M. Hall (posthumous)
2013 James R. and Maisie Houghton
2012 Chuck Tauck and Fran Littin
2011 Arthur Kuckes
2010 Jim and Ceil Spero
2009 John and Polly Guth
2007 Beverly Baker
2006 Andrew Sciarabba
2005 Constance and Peter Manikas
2004 Percy Browning
2003 Margaret "Gibby" Gibson
2002 Reverend Jack Lewis (posthumous)


Corporate Philanthropist of the Year


2019 Corning Incorporated
2018 Gary Wolosyzn & Wegmans Food Markets
2017 CFCU Community Credit Union
2016 Cayuga Radio Group                                                                  
2015 GiveGab
2014 M & T Bank
2013 Ithaca Bakery/Collegetown Bagels
2012 Cargill Salt Mine
2011 Seneca Beverage Company
2010 Chemung Canal Trust
2009 Dryden Mutual Insurance Company
2008 CSP Management
2007 Borg Warner Morse TEC
2006 Emerson Power Transmission
2005 Tompkins Trust Company
2004 Jubilee Foods


Volunteer Fundraiser of the Year

2019 Betsy East and Elizabeth Bixler
2018 Dean Shea
2017 Mary Grainger
2016 Tom Colbert
2015 Richie Moran
2014 Lorraine Johnson
2012 Ann Costello
2011 Larry Baum
2010 Eugene Yarussi                                                   
2009 Jim and Terry Byrnes
2008 Jean Gortzig
2007 John White
2006 Women Swimmin' Organizing Committee
2005 Sandy True
2004 Jennnifer Engel
2003 Brad and Mary Grainger


Professional Fundraiser of the Year


2004 Eleanor Cicherchi, CFRE
2003 David R. Dunlop


Outstanding Professional Achievement in Nonprofit Leadership

2019 Jon Jensen
2018 Peigi Cook
2017 Bob Riter
2016 Steve Griffin
2015 Wendy Skinner
2014 Joanne Florino
2013 Kathy Cole and Paula Peter
2011 Brigid Hubberman
2010 Frank Robinson
2008 Nina Miller