Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Rio All Suites Hotel & Casino (Brasilia Ballroom)

Keynote Speaker: Frank “Gard” Jameson, PhD
Philanthropist, UNLV Philosophy Professor, Author

Master of Ceremonies: Kirsten Joyce
Morning Anchor, 8 News Now


  • Jeri and Rick Crawford, Outstanding Philanthropist
  • Brenda Griego, CFRE, Outstanding Fundraising Professional
  • Becky Perlmutter, Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser
  • Smith’s Food & Drug Stores, Outstanding Corporation/Foundation
  • Linda Lysakowski, ACFRE, Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Glenn Christenson, President's Award for Outstanding Community Service
  • Siena Prenger, Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy

National Philanthropy Day® (NPD) acknowledges the entire spectrum of services provided by the nonprofit community and recognizes the profound impact that philanthropy has on the fabric of society. Each year, the Las Vegas Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals honors individuals and groups who, through their hard work and dedication, have enhanced philanthropy, their communities, and the world.