NEW YORK, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Concern Worldwide U.S. proudly hosts its 9th Annual Seeds of Hope Dinner to raise funds and awareness of the organization's work in alleviating hunger and poverty around the world. HONOREE: The 2005 'Seeds of Hope' Dinner will honor Joe W. Forehand, Chairman, Accenture, for his contributions to the alleviation of human suffering, and for his leadership in and commitment to corporate and social responsibility. SPECIAL GUEST: Terry George, Writer & Director, Hotel Rwanda WHEN: Thursday, November 17, 2005 Cocktail Reception: 6:30PM Dinner/Program: 7:30PM WHERE: Grand Hyatt New York Park Avenue at Grand Central Station New York City TICKETS: To register and purchase tickets for this special event please call 212-557-8000 or visit http://www.concernusa.org/. About Concern Worldwide US: Concern is an international humanitarian organization committed to the relief, assistance and advancement of people in need in the least developed countries of the world. Founded in Ireland in 1968, concern now has over 3,700 people working in 30 countries across the globe. Concern believes in a world where no one lives in fear; where all have access to a decent standard of living, and the opportunities essential to a long, healthy and creative life. Our mission is to help people living in absolute poverty achieve major improvements in their lives, improvements which are sustainable without ongoing support from Concern. For further information please call 212-557-8000, or 1-800-59-CONCERN or visit our website http://www.concernusa.org.
SOURCE Concern Worldwide US