36th Annual Excellence Awards


Non-Profit Organization of the Year

The Non-Profit Organization of the Year award honors those businesses that go above and beyond to benefit the Philadelphia community.

All Excellence Awards nominees must:

  • Be headquartered in the Chamber’s 11-county Greater Philadelphia region (Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia in PA; Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, Mercer and Salem in NJ; and New Castle, DE).
  • Have not won an Excellence Award in the last five years.
  • Excel in an individual category criteria outlined below.

Non-Profit of the Year nominee must meet the following requirements:
  • Is a 501(c)
  • Demonstrates outstanding contributions to the community
  • Can show benefits of service(s) and provide quantitative results
  • Can demonstrate what sets the organization apart from those offering similar services
  • Spend at least 80% of budget on program expenses
  • Has between 1 - 100 employees


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Note: The more detailed your nomination, the more information the committee will have to judge your nominee's merit. Nominees may be contacted if additional information is required.