Association of Fundraising Professionals Fort Worth, TX

Dear Members of the Fort Worth Metro Chapter of AFP,
One of the most exciting privileges of serving as your NPD co-chairs is the opportunity to share with you, our members, the names of our 2015 National Philanthropy Day Awards honorees:
  • Dr. Robert & Joyce Pate Capper
    Distinguished Philanthropist
  • Joy Ann Weaver Havran
    Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser
  • Mac Churchill Auto Group
    Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation
  • Cathy Sheffield 
    Outstanding Professional Fundraising Executive - The Ben Franklin Award
  • Paul Andrews, Jr. Foundation
    Outstanding Philanthropic Organization
  • Ashley Irwin
    Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy


As you know, these outstanding individuals and organizations will be officially honored on November 10, 2015 at the National Philanthropy Day Luncheon. 


Please join us in congratulating these honorees.  We sincerely appreciate all those who took the time to provide these outstanding nominations for consideration.


We hope you will join us on Tuesday, November 10, 2015, at the Cendera Center in Fort Worth for the annual National Philanthropy Day Luncheon.




The 2015 NPD committee has been busy planning for a stellar event that will express both our gratitude for Fort Worth's incredibly generous philanthropic community, as well as honor the memory of a few very special individuals whose lives have been role models for us all. 




With our gratitude,


Karen Derrick

~ 2015 AFP National Philanthropy Day Committee Co-Chair

Community Hospice of Texas


Nancy Jeter, MBA

~ 2015 AFP National Philanthropy Day Committee Co-Chair

The Ronald McDonald House of Fort Worth


Lisa Schuessler

~ 2015 AFP National Philanthropy Day Awards Chair

Gladney Center for Adoption