Tanner Friedman Co-Founder Matt Friedman Named Children's Hospital of Michigan Foundation's Distinguished Volunteer
Nov 13, 2013
Children's Hospital of Michigan Foundation (CHMF), a nonprofit organization dedicated to pediatric medical research, education and community benefit has named Tanner Friedman Strategic Communications Co-Founder Matt Friedman as a 2013 Distinguished Volunteer for National Philanthropy Day. The Detroit Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals recognized Friedman, along with other philanthropists, volunteers and development professionals in the region on Wednesday, November 13, 2013.
Friedman currently serves as Trustee of CHMF and has been closely connected to the Foundation for seven years, beginning his service on the DMC Children's Hospital of Michigan Board in 2006 and joining the Foundation in 2011.
"Matt's enthusiasm for the mission of the Foundation is inspiring," said Foundation President & CEO Tony Werner. "He has a unique ability to crystalize our mission through the impact of donor contributions. We are very fortunate Matt has such a deep passion for caring for children experiencing the difficulties of sickness and disease."
Friedman is being honored for helping guide the Foundation through transition, renewing its brand and exhibiting tremendous support and leadership. He also is recognized for his ongoing dedication to help motivate the Foundation team to continue providing critical health and wellness resources for children in Michigan.
About the Children's Hospital of Michigan Foundation
The mission of the Children's Hospital of Michigan Foundation is to support the health care needs of children by raising philanthropic resources to fuel pediatric patient care, medical education, research and the prevention of childhood diseases and injuries.
About Tanner Friedman
Tanner Friedman is a strategic communications firm specializing in traditional and emerging media relations, adversity management and public relations counsel. Tanner Friedman is located in the landmark Tri-Atria Building at 32255 Northwestern Highway, Suite 298, in Farmington Hills, Michigan. For more information, please visit tannerfriedman.com.