Nominations being accepted for Greater Cincinnati Foundation’s Emerging Philanthropist Award

April 2, 2018

CINCINNATI (April 18, 2018)—Nominations are now being accepted for the Greater Cincinnati Foundation’s Emerging Philanthropist Award. The deadline has been extended to Monday, May 13, 2018, at 5 p.m.

The Emerging Philanthropist Award recognizes an individual, 40 years or younger, who has demonstrated a passionate desire to give back and make Greater Cincinnati a more vibrant and prosperous region where everyone can thrive. As a young philanthropic leader, the recipient gives generously of his/her time, experience and resources for the benefit of our community – and inspires others to do the same.

To nominate a worthy candidate or yourself, visit

This award is given in partnership with LEGACY and will be presented at the Next Generation Leader Awards on Thursday, July 19.

GCF, the region’s leading community foundation, has presented the award since 2014. Past recipients include Clare Zlatic Blankemeyer, Craig Carlson, Beth Nowak and Crystal Gibson.


About the Greater Cincinnati Foundation

As the region’s leading community foundation, the Greater Cincinnati Foundation connects people with purpose in an eight-county region in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. GCF is leading the charge toward a more vibrant Greater Cincinnati for everyone – now, and for generations to come. As of 2017, GCF is the 35th largest U.S. community foundation with net assets of $636 million.