2018 National Philanthropy Day® Honorees        

Join us in saluting these 2018 award recipients who through their involvement demonstrate the best in community engagement.

Their actions and responsible conduct make the following individuals, corporations, foundations, and youth the leaders in Southeastern Wisconsin.

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Leave a Legacy Award

Al Troyke

Nominated by Bethesda Lutheran Communities

For commitment to the community through a documented planned gift

Todd Wehr Volunteer Award

Wendy Carlson

Nominated by Susan G. Komen WI

For sustained volunteer dedication in raising philanthropic funds

 Philanthropic Youth of Today Award

Katie Eder

Nominated by Greater Milwaukee Foundation

For youth making a difference through philanthropic leadership

Scott M. Cutlip Professional Fundraiser Award

Karen Spahn

Nominated by Milwaukee Public Museum

For professional distinction as a fundraising executive

Wisconsin Organization Philanthropy Award

We Energies/We Energies Foundation

Nominated by Discovery World

For an outstanding record of philanthropic leadership

Evan P. Helfaer Donor Award

Harris Turer

Nominated by Operation DREAM

For distinguished service in sharing resources with charitable organizations

Special 40th Anniversary Trailblazer Award

Doris H. Heiser

Endorsed by AFP Southeastern WI Board of Directors


Click to download the Philanthropic Leaders Honored press release