Triad fundraisers present awards

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The Triad chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals will recognize local fundraisers at its annual Philanthropy Day Luncheon Nov. 24.

The luncheon will feature Pattie Petty, CEO and founder of Victory Junction Gang Camp in Randleman, N.C., as keynote speaker.

The event will be held at the Grandover Resort in Greensboro from noon to 2 p.m.; register online.

Individual award winners are:

  • John W. Burress, III, committee member, Winston-Salem Foundation – Lifetime Achievement
  • J. Kirk Glenn, Jr., retired chairman and manager, Quality Oil Company and Reliable Tank Line – Outstanding Philanthropist
  • Randall Kaplan and Kathy Manning, Randall R. Kaplan Family Foundation – Outstanding Philanthropists
  • John A. Lusk, III, and Barbara Lusk, supporters, Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro – Lifetime Achievement
  • Michelle Callaway Speas, vice president of external relations and major and planned gifts officer, Old Salem Museum and Gardens – Outstanding Fundraising Professional
  • Patricia W. Stewart, vice chancellor for university management, University of North Carolina at Greensboro – Outstanding Fundraising Professional
  • Jordan Washburn, fundraising volunteer, Victory Junction Gang Camp – Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser
  • Philip and Jean Waugh, volunteers, Ronald McDonald House of Winston-Salem – Outstanding Volunteer Fundraisers

Foundations and corporate awardees are:

  • Board of Trustees of the Natural Science Center of Greensboro – Outstanding Corporate Philanthropists
  • The Dickson Foundation – Outstanding Foundation
  • The Kernersville Foundation – Outstanding Foundation
  • Stanford Group Company – Outstanding Emerging Corporate Philanthropists

The Philanthropy Day events are sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, The Winston-Salem Foundation and the Business Journal.

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