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Volunteers Of America Oklahoma featured on Tulsa Business & Legal News as Tulsa Philanthropist

Tulsa philanthropists will be honored as part of the National Philantrophy Day Conference on Friday.

The annual meeting to be held at the DoubleTree by Hilton-Downtown, 616 W. Seventh St., and will be presented by the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Eastern Oklahoma Chapter.

2016 honorees include Bill and Bob Thomas, Pillar Award; the Rev. Marlin Lavanhar, Outstanding Diversity and Inclusion in Philantrophy; Bama Companies Inc., Outstanding Philanthropist; Ted and Shiela Haynes, Outstanding Volunteer Fundraisers; Pamela D. Richardson, CFRE, Outstanding Fundraising Professional; and Christopher Loerke, Outstanding Youth in Philantrophy.

2016 Spirit of Philantrophy winners include David Hogan, Sherman E. Smith Charitable Family Foundation, YWCA Mosaic and Groundwork, Calvin Moore and Kit Ferguson.