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Wilson to lead marketing and development for Challenged Child & Friends

Cindy Wilson has joined Challenged Child & Friends as the new director of development and marketing.

Her primary responsibilities cover fundraising, marketing, public relations, special events and community outreach.

Wilson has a degree in Business Administration from Gainesville State College. She has lived and worked in Hall County for 30 years and serve as an active community volunteer.

“We are excited to welcome Cindy as the newest member of our Challenged Child and Friends management team,” said Dave Earnest, Challenged Child executive director and CEO. “She has an extensive and successful history in nonprofit fundraising as a volunteer and professional. She has demonstrated a strong commitment to the children and families of Hall County.”

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