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Bureau hosts Annual Charity Benefit 2016 at Historic Acres of Hershey

Published: Dec 9, 2016

The Bethesda Mission in Harrisburg received food, new clothing and personal supplies collected by HHRVB & 60 regional tourism partners during the bureau's annual tourism charity event held on Dec. 8, 2016.

2016 HHRVB Annual Give Back

CAPTION: The Hershey Harrisburg Regional Visitors Bureau team hosted 60 regional tourism Partners for their annual Community Give Back event at Historic Acres of Hershey. The charity event included outrageous team-building challenges hosted by Mr. B. Entertainment and food by Mangia Mangia. The event generated donations of a $1,000 gift card for Giant Foods, new clothing and personal supplies for the Bethesda Mission, which has been serving poor and homeless men, women and children of all races, nationalities and creeds in Harrisburg since 1914.


Give back 2016

CAPTION: Justin Martsolf, Director of Partnership for HHRVB (right) and bureau Partners take on the cookie crumble challenge as one of the games that had teams competing for prizes.



The HHRVB is the official non-profit partnership-based Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) leading economic growth for Pennsylvania’s Hershey & Harrisburg Region through destination marketing and tourism development. The organization, accredited by Destination Marketing Association International (DMAI) since 2010, is committed to actively marketing the tourism assets in Dauphin & Perry County to business and leisure travelers both domestic & international. The bureau also leads regional sales efforts to attract meeting & event organizers, sporting event producers, and group tour leaders. For more information go to VisitHersheyHarrisburg.org or call 877-727-8573. Media can use #HHRVB and #HHRVB4Media when tagging stories and social media posts related to the region.

Author: Rick Dunlap

Public Relations Director
Visit Hershey & Harrisburg
3211 North Front Street, Suite 301 A, Harrisburg, PA 17110