CCAH’s John Wanda Recognized for Philanthropic Work with Two Prominent Awards
Arlington, Va. – November 8, 2012 – Chapman Cubine Adams + Hussey (CCAH), a full-service direct marketing firm serving global nonprofit organizations, today announced the recognition of principal and vice president of finance John Wanda with two notable community awards for his philanthropic work. He was honored by the Embassy of the Republic of Uganda in Washington, D.C., for Outstanding Service to the Country of Uganda. Wanda has also been named a 2012 District Citizen of the Year by the Rotary District 7610, a regional Rotary Foundation chapter serving Northern and Central Virginia.
Wanda was one of five recipients honored by the Ugandan Embassy in Washington, D.C., for Outstanding Service to the Country of Uganda during the 50th anniversary celebration of Ugandan independence. He was recognized for his contributions to his native country through the Arlington Academy of Hope (AAH), an organization Wanda founded to give back to his home country and provide the chance for a good education and basic healthcare to the children of Uganda. Previously this year, Wanda’s dedication to and passion for Uganda served as the basis of his participation in the 9th Leon H. Sullivan Summit in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea.
The Rotary District 7610 awards the Citizen of the Year at the club, area and district levels. Wanda was nominated by the Rosslyn Fort Meyer Rotary Club for his dedication and contribution to improving the quality of life in his community. The nomination cited Wanda’s s work with AAH, as well as his other local and global philanthropic outreach.
“The entire CCAH family would like to congratulate John on both his Ugandan Embassy Service Award and Rotary Citizen of the Year recognitions,” said Kim Cubine, president of CCAH. “Through his work with the Arlington Academy of Hope, John is an inspiration to all of us at CCAH as he strives to make the world a better place. We are incredibly proud of him.”
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For more than 25 years, Chapman Cubine Adams + Hussey (CCAH) has been on the forefront of the ever-changing direct marketing industry with award-winning innovations in direct mail, telemarketing, online and mobile integration. The company’s team of seasoned strategists and creative developers has delivered results for some of the largest and most recognized non-profit organizations worldwide. CCAH has offices in Arlington, Va., and San Francisco.