February 22, 2017

James A. Smith Sr.





TWR’s Hope for Syria to Receive the 2017 NRB Strategic Partnership Award

TWR LogoWASHINGTON (NRB) – TWR’s Hope for Syria will receive the 2017 NRB Strategic Partnership Award on Thursday, March 2, at Proclaim 17, the NRB International Christian Media Convention in Orlando, Florida.

The NRB Strategic Partnership Award is presented to an NRB full member that has forged an effective partnership with an indigenous ministry, marked by strategic planning and cooperation with indigenous co-workers, sensitivity to cultural distinctives, and an impactful Christian outreach in the target culture.

TWR’s Hope for Syria radio program helps provide biblical hope, peace, and comfort to the people of strife-torn Syria. The 15-minute Arabic program airs twice a week from a powerful, strategically located AM transmitter and focuses on the psychological effects of trauma and fear, medical-related matters, and spiritual encouragement.

The Strategic Partnership Award is one of 22 awards that will be presented during Proclaim 17, which takes place February 27-March 2, 2017, at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Orlando. For the complete list of 2017 award recipients, click here.

About NRB

The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) is a nonpartisan, international association of Christian communicators whose member organizations represent millions of listeners, viewers, and readers. Our mission is to advance biblical truth, promote media excellence, and defend free speech. In addition to promoting standards of excellence, integrity, and accountability, NRB provides networking, educational, ministry, and fellowship opportunities for its members. Learn more at

About the NRB Convention

The annual NRB International Christian Media Convention is the largest nationally and internationally recognized event dedicated solely to assist those in the field of Christian communications. The dynamic Exposition consists of around 200 companies and is an active marketplace for those seeking tools and services to expand their organizations. The next Convention, Proclaim 17, will be held at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Orlando, Florida, February 27-March 2, 2017. For more information, go to




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