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Philanthropy Awards

2016 Philanthropy Awardees

MAX M. AND MARJORIE S. FISHER AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING PHILANTHROPIST
Stephen and Bobbi Polk - nominated by Detroit Zoological Society and Detroit Symphony Orchestra

EDMUND T. AHEE JEWEL AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING VOLUNTEER FUNDRAISER
John W. Hebert - nominated by Leader Dogs for the Blind


OUTSTANDING CORPORATION AWARD
Lear Corporation - nominated by the College for Creative Studies, United Way for Southeastern Michigan and Wayne State University

OUTSTANDING FOUNDATION AWARD
Ford Foundation - nominated by Wayne State University

DR. JOHN S. LORE AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING FUNDRAISING EXECUTIVE
Nina Holden - nominated by College for Creative Studies

SPARKY ANDERSON AWARD FOR YOUTH IN PHILANTHROPY
Detroit Catholic Central High School - nominated by Make-A-Wish Michigan

NEAL SHINE AWARD FOR MEDIA COMMITMENT
Debora Scola - nominated by Reading Works Detroit

GEORGE W. ROMNEY AWARD FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT IN VOLUNTEERISM
Deborah Macon - nominated by United Way for Southeastern Michigan

The 2016 Broadcast Sponsor, DPTV in partnership with Ford Motor Company Fund produced the 2015 awardee vignettes.  Click here to view!