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We've recognized over 100
community leaders in Kansas City.

View Past Award Recipients

Questions about nominations?

ralberg@npconnect.org | 816-888-5600

Interested in sponsoring the Luncheon?
lnelson@npconnectorg | 816-888-5602

Philanthropy Awards Luncheon

With more than 1,000 members of the nonprofit and business community attending every year, the Philanthropy Awards Luncheon is Kansas City's oldest and largest celebration of giving. The funds raised at the Luncheon allow Nonprofit Connect to continue to offer education, resources and networking so that area nonprofit organizations can more effectively achieve their missions.

Save the date! The 33rd Annual Philanthropy Awards Luncheon will be Wednesday, May 10, 2017.

2017 Philanthropy Awards Nominations

Nonprofit Connect honors those who embody the spirit of giving in Kansas City by awarding the Philanthropy Awards annually. To date, we have honored over 185 established individuals, organizations and and businesses in the Kansas City area for their contributions to the community.

Philanthropist of the Year Nonprofit Professional of the Year Emerging Volunteer of the Year
Emerging Philanthropist of the Year Emerging Nonprofit Professional of the Year Excellence in Collaboration
Business Philanthropist of the Year Volunteer of the Year Excellence in Impact

New this year! The nomination process is now completely online. Please follow the steps below.

2. Complete the Nomination Form for all other awards.

Nominations must be submitted online by Friday, November 11 by 5:00 p.m.

Questions? Contact Reed Alberg, 816-888-5600 or ralberg@npconnect.org.