Convoy of Hope
|This article relies on references to primary sources. (February 2010)|
Convoy of Hope is a nonprofit organization that provides disaster relief, supply lines to poor and disaster-stricken worldwide. Free groceries are distributed, job and health fairs are organized and activities for children are provided. The organization is headquartered in Springfield, Missouri. Convoy of Hope was founded in 1994 by Assemblies of God minister Hal Donaldson. The organization began as a network of church-sponsored citywide grocery giveaways, job fairs, and religious presentations.
Current board members for Convoy of Hope are Anne Beiler, Barry Corey, Ph.D., David Cribbs, Court Durkalski, Kathy Fairrington, Dominick Garcia, Randy Hurst, Michael L. Kern, III, CFA, Mike McClaflin, Hugh “Ossie” Mills, Brad Rosenberg, Chris Sonksen, Brad Trask and Dishan Wickaramaratne.