2013 Honorees

2013 Award Winners

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

2013 AFP NPD Awardees

Outstanding Volunteers in Philanthropy: Paul S. Doherty

Nominated by: Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts

Outstanding Volunteers in Philanthropy: Alfred L. Griggs

Nominated by: Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts

 Outstanding Innovation in Philanthropy: Larry Derose

Nominated by: DonorsChoose.org

 Outstanding Philanthropist of the Year: Gary Thomas

Nominated by: Carson Center for Human Services  

Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation: Berkshire Life Charitable Foundation

Nominated by: The Association For Community Living

Young Philanthropic Volunteer (Individual): Robert Tremblay

Nominated by: Susan Jaye-Kaplan

 Young Philanthropic Volunteers (Group): Students at Holyoke Catholic

Nominated by: Sisters of Providence Health System

 Outstanding Professional:Sally Fuller

Nominated by: Western New England University and Massachusetts Service Alliance

 President’s Awards: 8 Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Massachusetts

Springfield Boys & Girls Club: Sarah Tsitso

Boys & Girls Club of West Springfield: Dan D’Angelo

Boys & Girls Club Family Center: Rita Swan

Boys & Girls Club of Pittsfield: Peter E. Bell  

Boys & Girls Club of Holyoke: Eileen Cavanaugh

Boys & Girls Club Westfield: Bill Parks

Boys & Girls Club Chicopee: Elizabeth Daly

Randall Boys & Girls Club of Ludlow: Jennifer Aldworth

Awarded by: AFP Western Massachusetts Chapter President Andrew Bernstein

Event Sponsors


The Association For Community Living – Beverly Herbert 


Sanford Belden
John Gallup
Sally & Al Griggs
The Irene E. & George A. Davis Foundation

Press Information

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