Charlotte CROP Hunger Walk Names New Director
The Charlotte CROP Hunger Walk announced that Jenner Wall has been named event director. Jenner is an active community advocate and volunteer. She has volunteered with various local agencies including Second Harvest Food Bank where she was a 2015 recipient of the Individual Volunteer Award.
Jenner also serves as president of Travel Industry Marketing & Events where she provides marketing strategy, event planning, consumer trade shows, seminar and presentation development and execution, and business building efforts. She has over 31 years of travel industry experience as a travel agent, agency owner and Business Development Manager. She has represented travel agencies, tour operators and major cruise lines. Jenner is also the Executive Director of Carolinas Travel Society, a member’s only trade association for Travel Professionals and Suppliers living in or doing business in the Carolinas. She graduated with a BA in International Studies from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and earned her Certified Travel Industry Executive and Certified Travel Counselor designations from The Travel Institute.
Jenner will oversee all facets of the 2016 Charlotte CROP Hunger Walk, including sponsorships, volunteers and arrangements. Dave Miller, Chairman for the 2016 walk, is excited to have Jenner on board. “Jenner’s sincere commitment to fighting hunger and poverty inspires the entire planning team. She is dedicated, enthusiastic and organized, and we feel the 2016 walk is off to a great start.”
The Charlotte CROP Hunger Walk is the largest CROP walk in the country in both the number of walkers and the amount of funds raised. The Walk is held each year on a Sunday afternoon in October. The date for this year’s walk is in the process of being confirmed. CWS Global, sponsor of the CROP Walk, fights providing advocacy, sustainable self-help, disaster relief, and refugee assistance across the globe including the United States. The Charlotte CROP Hunger Walk offers opportunities for all people to join a network of local and global caring for people in need.
SAVE THE DATE!!
2016 Charlotte CROP Hunger Walk is Sunday, October 16th!
Pictures of the 37th Charlotte CROP Hunger Walk
Check out the photo albums! Over 300 images of some of Charlotte’s finest people! Thank you, again, for being a part of the 37th Charlotte CROP Hunger Walk. We made some great memories!