Humanitarian Award Dinner
The 36th Humanitarian Award Dinner Tuesday, November 14, 2023
We are pleased to announce that Thomas J. Duffy, Esq. (Tom) will be the recipient of the 2023 Magee Rehabilitation Humanitarian Award which will be presented Tuesday, November 14 at The Logan Hotel.
Tom is the founder of Duffy + Fulginiti and is widely recognized as a generous and compassionate leader in the legal field. Tom has a long record of charitable support of many non-profit organizations and has been an especially loyal supporter of Magee Rehabilitation Hospital. where he is a member of the Magee Foundation board of trustees. Magee honored him with its "Champion in the Community" award in 2009, and in 2016 named a portion of its rooftop Creative Therapy Center and Healing Gardens “Duffy Avenue” in recognition of his contributions.
In 2012, Tom established the prestigious “Duffy Fellowship,” which underwrites staff attorneys at several legal service organizations in Philadelphia, including the Legal Clinic for the Disabled, Community Legal Services, and the Homeless Advocacy Project. This year, he expanded the program to include students from Temple University’s Beasley School of Law, working in public interest roles in various organizations around the region for the summer of 2023. There are currently six staff attorneys and ten Temple Law students working as Duffy Fellows in the region. Tom has also been recognized for his volunteer service by the Legal Clinic for the Disabled, Hispanic Bar Association of Pennsylvania, Community Legal Services, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, and the Irish American Cultural Institute of Philadelphia
Tom Duffy recognizes that doing meaningful work is more important than ever and as a life-long Philadelphian is committed to the community and improving the Delaware Valley.
The Humanitarian Award Dinner recognizes those who contribute positively to the Philadelphia community and are dedicated to improving the lives of individuals with disabilities. There is no one more fitting than Tom Duffy to be the 2023 recipient. The Magee Rehabilitation Humanitarian Award Dinner honoring Tom Duffy will raise funds for patient programs and services at Magee.
To support the dinner please contact:
Ron Siggs, Senior Vice President