Wilmer Shields Rich Award Winners

The Wilmer Shields Rich Award for Excellence in Communications spotlights the communications strategies of foundations and corporate giving programs. Created in 1984 and named in honor of the first executive director of the National Council on Community Foundations (now the Council on Foundations), the award is bestowed on an organization that has creatively and effectively implemented strategic communications to further their mission and goals, and has provided models of excellence to the field of philanthropy.

Past Award Winners

Awards were not given in 2014 and 2015.