Spokane Philanthropy Awards 2019 Winners

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CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2019 SPOKANE PHILANTHROPY AWARD NOMINEES AND WINNERS.

By highlighting the spirit of giving and caring deeds, these awards acknowledge the impact of philanthropy in Spokane County. Each winner receives $1,000 for the charity of their choice. Additionally, each nominee in the Outstanding Young Philanthropist category is awarded $250 for the charity of their choice. Join us in celebrating and honoring all our nominees, finalists, and 2019 winners!

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Legacy Award

Washington Trust Bank

Philanthropic Corporation of the Year 

Winner: DAA Northwest

Finalist:
Guardian Life

Philanthropic Mid-Size Business of the Year

Dutch Bros. Coffee of Spokane

Philanthropic Small Business of the Year

Winner: PrimeSource Credit Union

Finalists:
Windermere Spokane

Outstanding Philanthropists

Winners: Don Barbieri & Sharon Smith

Finalists:
Ladd Bjorneby
Michael Brown

Outstanding Emerging Philanthropist

Winner: Sather Gowdy

Finalists:
Daniel Morales
Carl & Nicole Sohn

Outstanding Young Philanthropist

Winner: Jada Richardson

Finalists:
Jessica Hanson
Josch Hechtman
Josie Jennings
Avery Plank

Click here to view last years' award winners and videos.

Thank you to our Judges:

Tim Henkel - President and CEO, Spokane County United Way
Franciso R. Velazquez, M.D. - S.M. Physician Executive
Tyler Lafferty - 2018 Outstanding Philanthropist
Dr. Vange Ocasio Hochheimer - 2018 Emerging Philanthropist
Wendy Newman - SVP Operations and Servicing, Northwest Farm Credit Services
Brooke Baker Spink - Director of Business Development, Baker Construction
Brennan Floyd - Vice President & Commercial Lender, State Bank Northwest