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The Upper Mississippi Valley Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals will be celebrating National Philanthorpy Day on Friday, November 14. The day includes a morning seminar, "Getting In" and "Asking About Asking," presented by M. Kent Stroman, CFRE, followed by an awards luncheion. Complete information and registration form is available here.

This year's honorees include Outstanding Volunteer Fundraisers, Roger and Kenna Christians, Outstanding Professional Fundraiser, Jeanie Lovell, CFRE, Outstanding Philanthropists, Harry and Carla Dahl, Outstanding Philanthropic Organization, Remembering Jesse Parker, Inc., and President's Award recipient, Robert and Eleanor Franke Charitable Foundation, Inc.

The public is invited to attend either or both the seminar and luncheon.


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