News & Updates
Henry Grix and Howard Israel to be honored during National Philanthropy Day
November 4, 2020 - Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Henry M. Grix (Member, Troy) will be honored alongside Howard Israel with The Edmund T. Ahee Jewel Award for Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser during the Association of Fundraising Professionals for Greater Detroit's National Philanthropy Day celebration on November 22, 2020.
National Philanthropy Day 2020: Rising to the Challenge Together
November 2020 - National Philanthropy Day is a special day set aside during the month of November, with the purpose of recognizing the great contributions of philanthropy – and those people active in the philanthropic community – to the enrichment of our world.
Featured Article: In Good Hands
November 2, 2020 - Visit the November issue of Hour Detroit Magazine to read about this years Honorees.
Pontiac Community Foundation wins Spirit of Philanthropy Award
November 10, 2020 - The Pontiac Community Foundation is the proud recipient of the inaugural Spirit of Philanthropy Award from the Greater Detroit Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals.
Annual Celebration of National Philanthropy Day will be Televised in Detroit
September 22, 2020 - Metro Detroit’s celebration of National Philanthropy Day on Nov. 15 will look a bit different this year.
The Association of Fundraising Professionals for Greater Detroit (AFP Detroit) is partnering with Detroit Public TV and Hour Media to bring the awards to life on television and in print.
In addition to celebrating Detroit’s philanthropy and its importance in the community, AFP Detroit will host a roundtable discussion among Detroit leaders on the role of philanthropy and nonprofits in addressing the impact of the pandemic, race relations, and social justice challenges.