The Philanthropist of the Year Award was established in 1998 by the Yampa Valley Community Foundation to heighten the visibility of philanthropy and giving in the Yampa Valley.

Each year, this award honors the individual, business, and youth who have exhibited significant charitable giving, insightful leadership and volunteerism, and who has encouraged others to contribute by example.

Nominations are now being accepted for recommended 2020 recipients of this honor. Visit the form and instructions on how to submit your nomination. A list of previous award recipients is also available on the website. Deadline to submit nominations is Monday, April 13, 2020. For additional information, call 970-879-8632.

Learn about the past award recipients: