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20th Anniversary Celebration of Philanthropy

Save the Date for Celebration of Philanthropy

November 5, 2020, will mark the 20th Anniversary of the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County’s Celebration of Philanthropy. For two decades CFAAC has engaged individuals and institutions to work together to improve the world, starting with their community. The Celebration of Philanthropy Awards gives the community an opportunity to recognize and honor those among us, who are making a difference in Anne Arundel County.

This year's awardees are: 

  • Philanthropists of the Year, John and Jan Magnolia
  • Corporate Philanthropist of the Year, Crosby Marketing and Communications
  • Foundation of the Year, AMFM Foundation
  • Volunteer of the Year, Vanessa Carter
  • Young Volunteer of the Year, Haley Havard
  • Boots on the Ground Award, Susana Cruz
  • Carroll H. Hynson Jr. Award for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Philanthropy, Yevola Peters
  • Outstanding Small Business Award, Atlas Container, Paul Centenari
  • Carol Thompson Lifetime Achievement Award, Henry “Hank” Libby
  • Community Collaborators Award, Banneker-Douglass Museum
  • Emerging Philanthropist Award, Ellen Shiery
  • Innovation Award, Creating Communities
  • Leadership in Philanthropy Award, Taylor Pyles
  • Nonprofit MVP Award, Kristina Mitchell
  • Outstanding Nonprofit Award, Hope for All
  • Outstanding Professional Fundraiser Award, Jan Wood
  • Outstanding Volunteer Group Award, Anne Arundel Medical Center Auxiliary
  • Outstanding Youth Group Award, Kid Changemakers
  • Unsung Hero Award, Jan Atwood
  • Legacy Award for Planned Giving, Cherie Loustaunau

Platinum Sponsor


Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsor




Friends of Philanthrop

 ClearView Inspect
 Tara Clifford
 Carl & Anita Gutschick
 Mary Grace Folwell & Jeff Riedle
 Greg & Trish Strott


Event Partners

 Anne Arundel County Public Library
 Chesapeake Arts Center
 Fast Signs of Annapolis


Register Here

November 5, 2020

Location | Virtual
Time | 12:00pm

November 5 - 12:00PM


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