2017 National Philanthropy Day

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11th annual National Philanthropy Day 

Our 2017 Honorees


2017 AFP Outstanding Philanthropist Award

Dr. Donald Calista
Retired - Marist College 

Outstanding Fundraising Volunteer

Sally Mazzarella
Volunteer - Winnakee Land Trust

Outstanding Fundraising Professional

Loretta Spence
Director of Development - Legal Services of the Hudson Valley

Innovation in Philanthropy Award

Denise Doring VanBuren
Vice President of Public Relations - Central Hudson

Rising Star Fundraiser

Julie Stainton
Community Relations & Marketing Manager - Independent Living

Youth in Philanthropy

Hayley Jensen
Senior - Washingtonville High School

Leadership Award - Corporate Philanthropy
Kim Williams
Vice President - Williams Lumber & Home Centers 


National Philanthropy Day® is our chance to celebrate the donors, volunteers, organizations and colleagues that make our work possible.