Springfield, MO (PRWEB) April 23, 2014
Convoy of Hope is recognized as a top nominee for the 5th Annual CLASSY Awards, in partnership with the United Nations Foundation. Of the nominees eight winners will be announced onstage at the CLASSY Awards ceremony on Saturday, May 3, in San Diego, Calif.
“The CLASSY Awards brings together the best leaders in the social sector,” says Elizabeth Gore, Entrepreneur-in-Residence at the UN Foundation. “The collective work of these organizations helps advance the United Nations’ humanitarian goals and we are proud to help honor these nominees.”
“We are honored to receive this recognition,” says Hal Donaldson, president and co-founder of Convoy of Hope. “Congratulations to the other organizations listed who we are privileged to serve alongside.”
The CLASSY Awards is the largest social impact awards ceremony in the country, celebrating the greatest champions of social progress. More than 3,600 organizations worldwide were evaluated as part of the comprehensive, yearlong discovery process.
More information about the CLASSY Awards Top Nominees can be found at http://www.classyawards.org/classy-awards/nominees
About Convoy of Hope
Convoy of Hope, a faith based organization founded in 1994, has a driving passion to feed the world. With a long history as an early responder in times of natural disasters, Convoy of Hope has been a Four Star Charity as recognized by Charity Navigator for 11 consecutive years. In the last 20 years, Convoy of Hope has served more than 65 million people. For more information please visit http://www.convoyofhope.org.