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Invest in Others Awards

This event right here and this concept of shining a light not just on the individuals but also the causes that they support does so much, it brings awareness to really important topics and opportunities to make our world a better place, to create a better tomorrow.

Open to Financial Advisors Monetary Award

Invest in Others Awards

Key Dates

Nominations Open February 13, 2023
Nomination Deadline April 5, 2023
Winners Announced September 20, 2023


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Congratulations to our 2022 Winners and Finalists!

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Thursday, September 29, 2022


Invest in Others Honoree Luncheon

Business Casual Attire

Board members & 2020–2022 finalists / winners

Invest in Others Awards Gala

Cocktail Attire / Business Professional

5:30pm VIP Toast Board members & 2020–2022 finalists / winners
5:45pm All Attendee Cocktail Reception All registered guests
7:00pm Dinner and Awards Program All registered guests
Post-Gala Gathering All registered guests

Friday, September 30, 2022


Invest in Others Finalist Breakfast with IiO Board Members

Business Casual Attire

Board members & 2022 finalists / winners

IiO Award Winners & Finalists

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Presented to an advisor who has been an active stimulus for positive change and displayed entrepreneurial vision and leadership to a nonprofit organization for at least 3 years. This may involve rejuvenating an organization from failing to thriving, or helping to launch a new nonprofit organization.

2022 Finalists

  • Evan Deoul
    Bernstein Private Wealth Management
    Sanford C. Bernstein & Co.
  • Charles Dunn
    Charles R. Dunn Investment Advisors
    First Allied Securities/Cetera
  • Alana Scott – Winner
    Lattig Scott Wealth Management
    Raymond James

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Community Service

Presented to an advisor who has made an outstanding impact on a community through leadership contributions to a nonprofit organization for at least 3 years. He or she has not only contributed to the long-term sustainability of the nonprofit, but also has an established record of motivating and inspiring others. This includes serving with distinction as a fundraiser, board member, or other executive position.

2022 Finalists

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Emerging Impact

Presented to an advisor 45 years of age or younger who is making a mark in their community through their outstanding commitment of time, talent, and resources to a nonprofit over a period of at least 3 years, demonstrating exceptional promise in what they have already contributed and paving the way for the future.

2022 Finalists

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Lifetime Achievement

Presented to an advisor who has made a profound contribution to a non-profit organization through an established history of distinguished service, where he or she exhibited leadership, provided inspiration, and gained recognition and respect from peers and the community over a period of at least 20 years, helping the organization evolve and creating a lasting impact on the future of the organization.

2022 Finalists

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Volunteer of the Year

Presented to an advisor who has made a significant impact on a nonprofit as a volunteer of at least 3 years by working hands-on and giving of their time, talent, and energy to make a lasting impact on the organization, those it serves, and the community at large.

2022 Finalists

Thank You to Our Gala Sponsors

Diamond Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors


  • Allianz
  • American Century Investments
  • Ameriprise
  • AssetMark
  • Blackrock
  • Blackstone Group
  • BNY Mellon | Pershing
  • CAIS
  • Cambridge Investment Research
  • Commonwealth Financial Network
  • Diamond Consultants
  • Eaton Vance
  • Envestnet
  • Franklin Templeton
  • FS Investments
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Hightower Advisors
  • InvestmentNews
  • JConnelly
  • MarketCounsel
  • MassMutual
  • MFS
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Nuveen Investments
  • Orion Advisor Solutions
  • Putnam Investments
  • T. Rowe Price
  • UBS Wealth Management


  • Charles Schwab
  • Equitable
  • Janus Henderson
  • Lord Abbett
  • Moody’s Analytic’s, Inc.
  • New York Life
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Raymond James
  • Riskalyze
  • Sammons Institutional Group
  • SS&C ALPS Advisors
  • Thrivent Advisor Network


  • Advisors Asset Management
  • AIG Life & Retirement
  • Clark Capital Management
  • Lincoln Financial Distributors
  • Lincoln Investment Planning
  • State Street Alpha | CRD
  • State Street Global Advisors


  • Alger
  • Berkshire Bank
  • Columbia Threadneedle
  • Dow Jones
  • First Republic
  • Invesco
  • Janney Montgomery Scott
  • John Hancock
  • PGIM Investments, LLC
  • SEI
  • Transamerica

Cocktail Reception

  • Equitable

After Party

  • Wells Fargo Advisors

Finalist Breakfast

  • FLX Distribution

Honoree Luncheon

  • Arizent