CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Charlotte-area fundraisers have named winners in nine categories to receive awards at the 2007 National Philanthropy Day celebration to be held Nov. 15.
The awards recognize individuals and corporations for their community service and efforts to improve the quality of life through fundraising, philanthropy or volunteering.
Honorees will be recognized at a lunch celebration 5 at the Charlotte Convention Center from 11:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Individual tickets are $40 and registration is required.
* Cliff Cameron, outstanding philanthropist
* Carter Meiselman, outstanding emerging philanthropist
* Kennedy Covington Lobdell & Hickman, outstanding philanthropic organization
* Suzanne Swarin, outstanding legacy
* Margaret Cheatham Williamsm outstanding student philanthropy
* Wray Ward, outstanding philanthropic small business
* Charlotte Magazine, outstanding media outlet
* The Beck Family, outstanding volunteer fundraiser
* Bart Landess, outstanding professional fundraising executive