2021 GPNP Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony

Join us Wednesday, December 8th at the National Aviary for the 2021 GPNP Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony. You are welcome both in-person (vaccinations and masks required) and virtually. We will celebrate and honor two amazing women for their Lifetime Achievement in the nonprofit sector and the winners of the Emerging Leader, Cross-Sector Champion, and Nonprofit Excellence Awards. Register today – seating is limited.

Nominations for GPNP Advisory Team members who want to help shape the sector in our region over the next 3 years are requested here by December 1.

Need help or have a question? See the FAQs below!

Frequently Asked Questions

Please get in touch with Colleen Young should you have any additional questions about sponsoring the Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony.

Event Details Snapshot

Date: Wednesday, December 8th

Time: 8:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Location: The National Aviary, 700 Arch St, Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Doors open at 7:45 AM. Full-buffet breakfast will be served at 8:00 AM. Program will begin at 8:30 AM.

Is there a capacity limit for the Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony?

Yes! The limit for the event is 150 people in-person so register as soon as possible!

Are there scholarships available to attend the Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony?

Yes! Please fill out the form here to request a scholarship.

What type of event parking is available at the National Aviary? Is there a cost?

Parking at the National Aviary is $5 and is limited to 60 spaces. Additional street parking and garages are available as well as public transit.

What precautions are being taken to mitigate the risk of the spread of COVID-19 at the event?

All in-person guests must be fully vaccinated and boosters are highly recommended. Masks are to be worn at all times during the event when guests are not eating (or speaking on stage, if applicable). Social distancing is expected in all gathering areas. Hand sanitizer will be provided at various locations throughout the event venue.

Can you share more information about the Advisory Team nominations process and goals?

GPNP is currently looking for nominations for nonprofit leaders to serve on the Advisory Team. Nominate a member for the GPNP Advisory Team here. Leaders must be GPNP members in good standing. The role offers an opportunity to shape the sector in our region. Each term is 3 years, with a max of 2 terms. GPNP members nominate and vote for leaders to serve on the Advisory Team.  

If you or someone you know should serve as a member of the GPNP Advisory Team, please complete and submit the nomination form below by Wednesday, December 1st. Self-Nominations are welcome. If you have any questions, please contact GPNP Director, Colleen Young via email at Colleen@forbesfunds.org

To learn more about the Roles and Responsibilities of the Advisory Team, please review the GPNP Operating Procedures here: https://forbesfunds.org/gpnp/charter.