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Nominations for the 2019 Young Philanthropist of the Year Award are currently open. The nomination deadline is 5:00 pm on Friday, October 11th, 2019.

To submit a nominee, please complete the online form below. All fields are required to be eligible for consideration.

 Nominations Open for 2019 Young Philanthropist of the Year Award

The annual award, now in its 5th year, is given in honor of the founding members of NextGen Rochester and is awarded to a Young Philanthropist in the Greater Rochester Region who best exemplifies the desire to promote the welfare of others through generous monetary contribution(s) along with exemplary hands-on service to local community non-profit organization(s).

Do you know a young professional with a strong philanthropic spirit? To nominate someone for the award, fill out the online nomination form at the left.  All nominees must live or work in the Greater Rochester Area and be 21-45 years old as of Dec 31st 2019. All nominations must be received by 5:00pm on Friday, October 11, 2019. The winner will be announced at NextGen Rochester’s Annual Community Showcase held at Geva Theatre Center on Monday, November 18, 2019.

The event will be listed on Facebook soon: https://www.facebook.com/pg/NextGenRoc


Award Nominee Criteria:

  1. Must live or work in the Greater Rochester Area
  2. Must be 21-45 yrs old as of Dec 31, 2019
  3. Promotes the welfare of others through generous monetary contributions
  4. Exhibits exemplary hands-on service to local community non-profit organizations