Penfield Children’s Center was honored with the “Large Nonprofit of the Year” award from BizTimes Media at the inaugural Nonprofit Excellence Awards on November 4 at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino. Penfield shared excellent company in this category paired with Meta House and Junior Achievement of Wisconsin.
Penfield was selected through a vetting process conducted by BizTimes Media, the Association of Fundraising Professionals of Southeastern Wisconsin and the Donors Forum of Wisconsin. More than 100 nominations in 10 categories were submitted during the program’s first year.
The Nonprofit Excellence Awards program is designed to highlight the community impact of southeastern Wisconsin businesses and nonprofits. The program also salutes the work of for-profit organizations, executives and professionals who donate their time, talent and financial support to community causes.