- NAPEX distributes proceeds from its annual Show in support of numerous Philatelic Organizations and initiatives.
Since 2003, we have contributed more than $43,500 toward these efforts. Listed below are some of the grants and donations NAPEX makes.
Multi-year pledges are listed in the year they were completed.
- In addition to contributions below, NAPEX has several ongoing charitable commitments. These include a $300 annual sponsorship of six AAPE Youth Champion of Champions special awards ($2,550 since 2003); a $150 Annual Fund Campaign Honor Roll gift to the Smithsonian National Postal Museum ($750 since 2008); and up to $600 annually in Gerhard S. Wolff scholarships, good toward the APS On the Road educational course preceding NAPEX (begun in 2013).
2014$10,000 Presidential Level Sponsorship of the William H. Gross Stamp Gallery at the National Postal Museum
2013$3,000 travel grant to the Oaxaca Museum of Philately (MUFI), enabling their Director and a Consultant to make a site visit to the Smithsonian National Postal Museum for an exchange with the Council of Philatelists and NPM Staff
2012$500 publication grant for Illustrated Guide of Genuine Surcharge Types of the 1881-1888 Spanish Philippine Issues by Donald J. Peterson, Nigel Gooding, and Thomas Lera
2011$200 to the Springfield (VA) Stamp Club
2010$400 to the Springfield (VA) Stamp Club
$500 to the Europa Study Unit in honor of the late Stephen Luster
$12,500 to the American Philatelic Research Library for a study carrel
$1,000 sponsorship of a NAPEX scholarship at the National Postal Museum
2009$1,000 to the American Philatelic Society in honor of the late Charles J. Peterson
2008$1,500 sponsorship of the National Postal Museum's Alphabetilately exhibit
$1,000 to the American Philatelic Society Tiffany Endowment in honor of the late Nicholas G. Carter
2007$500 to the American Philatelic Society for the Gordon & Mary Morison Pavilion
$750 publication grant for The Philately of Twentieth Century Postwar Reconstruction by Stephen Luster
$750 publication grant for Watermarks on Postage Stamp Paper by Louis E. Repeta
$250 to the American Philatelic Society in honor of the late Henry Hahn
$1,000 to the National Postal Museum in honor of the late W. Wilson Hulme
2006$1,000 to Stamp Camp USA
2005$10,000 sponsorship of Washington 2006 World Philatelic Exhibition
$1,000 sponsorship of "Stamps in the Classroom" teacher seminars at Washington 2006 World Philatelic Exhibition
$1,000 to the Virginia Philatelic Federation
$850 sponsorship of a NAPEX award at the Washington 2006 World Philatelic Exhibition
2004$1,000 to the American Philatelic Society in honor of the late Milton Mitchell
$250 to the American Philatelic Society in honor of the late Howard Schloss
2003$250 to the Springfield (VA) Stamp Club
$100 to the Postal History Foundation
2002$250 to Stamp Camp USA
$250 to the Postal History Foundation
Friday, June 03: 10 am to 6 pm
Saturday, June 04: 10 am to 6 pm
Sunday, June 05: 10 am to 4 pm
Hilton McLean Tysons Corner
7920 Jones Branch Drive
McLean, Virginia 22102
Do not try to make the reservation through Hilton.com.
There are 2 ways for NAPEX attendees to make their hotel reservations:
Make On-Line Hotel reservations
Phone the Hilton reception directly at (703) 847-5000 and say you are attending NAPEX.
Either way you will get the NAPEX show rate (June 03-05):
$113/night + taxes
(single or double occupancy)
Use rate code NAPX22
FREE PARKING AND ADMISSION