Springfield, Mo. (PRWEB) January 08, 2014
Hal Donaldson, the co-founder and CEO of humanitarian organization Convoy of Hope, is the featured speaker at the Missouri Governor's Prayer Breakfast, on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, at the Capitol Plaza Hotel and Convention Center in Jefferson City.
"Missouri is a great home for Convoy of Hope," says Donaldson. "I'm honored to be invited by Governor Nixon to speak at such an important event as leaders begin a new legislative session."
The Prayer Breakfast is an annual inter-faith event for all leaders and citizens of Missouri.
WHO: Hal Donaldson, co-founder and CEO of Convoy of Hope
WHAT: Featured Speaker at 2014 Missouri Governor's Prayer Breakfast
WHEN: Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
WHERE: Capitol Plaza Hotel and Convention Center in Jefferson City
Donaldson will speak on founding Convoy of Hope and offer encouragement to the citizens of Missouri and the lawmakers who represent them.
Immediately following the speech Donaldson will be available for interviews. For coordination and to schedule an interview, please contact Molly Erickson at 417-300-5432.
About Convoy of Hope
Convoy of Hope, a faith-based organization founded in 1994, has a driving passion to feed the world through community outreaches, children's feeding initiatives, disaster response and partner resourcing. Convoy of Hope has a long history as a first responder in times of natural disasters and has been a Four Star Charity as recognized by Charity Navigator for nine consecutive years. For more information on Convoy of Hope please visit http://www.convoyofhope.org.
About Missouri Governor's Prayer Breakfast
The Missouri Governor's Prayer Breakfast, established in the 1950s, is an annual observance welcoming participants from around Missouri at the beginning of the General Assembly's legislative session. It was established as an extension of the National Prayer Breakfast, which was first held in 1953.