2020 Philanthropy Night Event Details
Since 2005, the Morgan Hill Community Foundation (MHCF) has conducted a celebration of philanthropy for the Greater Morgan Hill Area. This annual event provides recognition to individuals who have been nominated by their non-profit organizations for their impact on people and non-profits in our local community.
Watch a reply of our LIVE virtual gala on YouTube!
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MHCF's Philanthropy Night is geared toward recognizing the good work of local volunteers and philanthropists who embody the “Give Where You Live” spirit. MHCF is continuing this important tradition and will conduct a virtual event this year.
Philanthropy Night Event Details
Date & Time: Friday, November 13, 2020 at 6:45 pm.
How to Watch: Virtual Online Presentation, watch LIVE (no registration required):
Virtual Gala Program Highlights
Shhh... There's a Silent Auction
This year's virtual gala will kick off with a Silent Auction in the days leading up to the event night on November 13th and will conclude at the end of the virtual gala. Items up for auction include a George Kittle signed football and other collectors' items and memorabilia.
Master of Ceremonies: Jona Denz-Hamilton, Radio Personality and long-time MHCF Gala Host
Price: The virtual event program is free
Event Ticket Option: Includes a take-out dinner at a local restaurant and a packet specially prepared for this event with $10 of the ticket price going to the MHCF Disaster Relief Fund. Want to support us, but not necessarily buy a meal? Donate directly to our disaster relief fund here!
6:45 - 7:00 Program opening entertainment performed by local students presented by Heather Faulhaber Music
7:00 - 7:20 Live presentation with speeches from MHCF Board President Nick Gaich, Mayor Rich Constantine, and County Supervisor Mike Wasserman.
7:20 - 7:40 Non profit and honoree recognition videos
7:40 - 7:50 Intermission with musical entertainment
7:50 - 8:10 Non profit and honoree recognition videos
8:10 - 8:20 Live updates from MHCF board members, and event closeout
8:20 - 8:30 Musical entertainment and program conclusion
Welcome Back to Our Master of Ceremonies
We're excited to have Jona Denz-Hamilton, 94.5 Bay FM Air Personality and long time MC of the philanthropy event, back with us as our Master of Ceremonies.
Virtual Gala Program Highlights
Attendees to our virtual gala will enjoy updates from MHCF and the reading of a Morgan Hill City Proclamation by Mayor Constantine. We'll also celebrate honorees with with video presentations of the Philanthropy Night honorees and non-profits and the presentation of awards by Santa Clara County Supervisor Mike Wasserman. Entertainment provided by Heather Faulhaber Music.
Tickets Sales Have Closed
Tickets for the 15th Annual Philanthropy Night are on sale now! $10 of each ticket purchase will go into the MHCF Disaster Relief Fund. Each ticket includes a four-course meal from one of three local Restaurants. Choose from Craft Roots Vegan Bar & Grill, Ladera Grill, or Rosy's at the Beach.
THANK YOU TO OUR 2020 PHILANTHROPY NIGHT EVENT SPONSORS
Thank You for Supporting MHCF. We Look Forward to Seeing You at the Event!
For more Information and about MHCF's Philanthropy Night and our current event sponsors view our press release.
Have questions for us about this event? Contact us.
The Morgan Hill Community Foundation (MHCF) is a philanthropic non-profit organization supporting the local Morgan Hill Community. We raise money to support local non profit organizations, provide grants to local schools, and act as a 501c3 partner organization to help new non-profits grow.