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The following National Philanthropy Day Awards recipients for 2020 and 2021 have been announced:


Outstanding Philanthropic Foundation to the Klauer Family Charitable Foundation.

Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser to Tom and Amanda Rauen.

Outstanding Philanthropic Organization Project to Rooted.

Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy to Addison Ryan.

Outstanding Professional Fundraiser to Tiffany Stietz.


Outstanding Individual Philanthropist to EJ Droessler.

Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser to Paul Kronlage.

Outstanding Philanthropic Organization to East Dubuque Nitrogen Fertilizers (EDNF) Fighting Cancer.

Outstanding Professional Fundraiser to Courtney Leonard.

Hills & Dales has received a three-year CARF International accreditation for its community employment services, employment supports, and job development services; as well as community integration, and community integration (Autism spectrum disorder – children and adolescents) services.

This is the sixth consecutive time Hills & Dales has received this accreditation.