National Philanthropy Day Celebration

Event Information

20 Nov
7:30am - 9:30am

Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Northwest Indiana Chapter will celebrate the spirit of giving in Northwest Indiana at a National Philanthropy Day® event on Wednesday, Nov. 20 from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. at Sand Creek Country Club, 101 Sand Creek Drive, Chesterton, Ind.

The National Philanthropy event begins with breakfast followed by a brief awards ceremony honoring outstanding individuals, businesses, service clubs and foundations located in Lake, Porter and La Porte counties.

Awards will be presented to Scott and Lanie Steinwart for Outstanding Family Philanthropy; Chester, Inc. for Outstanding Company; and Healthcare Foundation of La Porte for Outstanding Foundation.

Breakfast features a keynote presentation by Mark Chamberlain, CEO of Lakeside Wealth Management, regarding recent tax law changes that impact philanthropy. Chamberlain is a former Floor Broker and Trader at the Chicago Board of Trade whose team now manages more than $1.3 Billion in assets for clients internationally.

The event is made possible through sponsorships from: Porter County Community Foundation, Crown Point Community Foundation, Indiana University Northwest, and Ivy Tech Foundation.

Tickets are available for purchase and event sponsorships are still available. For ticket information visit: For other inquiries, contact Amanda Maynard at or 219-947-8500.

Sand Creek Country Club


  • 1001 Sand Creek Drive South
  • Chesterton, IN 46304

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