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Anniversary August 1, 2010 Jimmy Wayne Completes Walk Halfway Across America

“My goal for walking halfway across America in 2010 was to raise awareness for foster kids. Seven years later, that’s still my sole focus.” — Jimmy Wayne Aug. 1, 2010, SEVEN years ago today, Jimmy Wayne finished his 1,700-mile Meet Me Halfway walk in Phoenix, AZ, on a broken right foot. The North Carolina native [...]

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Jimmy Wayne Joins Legislative Leaders in Celebrating Child Welfare Reform

Country recording artist, keynote speaker, New York Times bestselling author and foster child advocate Jimmy Wayne joined legislative leaders, including Senator Berger, Speaker Moore, and Senator Tamara Barringer, to celebrate the passage of HB630, Rylan's Law/Family/Child Protect. & Acc. Act, which passed the legislature and was signed by Governor Cooper last week. HB630 will reform and [...]

By |June 28th, 2017|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Lifestyle, Jimmy Wayne|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Jimmy Wayne hosts the UJA-Federation of New York’s Publishing Division Dinner

New York Times best-selling author, recording artist and speaker, Jimmy Wayne, hosted the UJA – Federation of New York’s Publishing Division Dinner, at the request of this year’s honoree, Dennis Abboud.   More than 500 attended the prestigious event — including "Harry Scherman Service Award" winner, Ellie Berger, President, Trade Publishing, Scholastic Inc. — held [...]

By |May 7th, 2017|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Jimmy Wayne|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Jimmy Wayne Honored By Verizon with Community Maker Award

Jimmy Wayne is an award-winning recording artist, New York Times bestselling author (Walk To Beautiful) and sought-after keynote speaker, but it’s his work on behalf of kids that took center stage this week. Jimmy — chosen to keynote Verizon’s national conference in Las Vegas on Tuesday —received a standing ovation and was presented with its [...]

By |April 14th, 2017|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Good Housekeeping Gives Jimmy Wayne Its Seal of Approval

Good Housekeeping will feature Jimmy Wayne in an inspiring four-page article in its November issue, on sale everywhere October 18th. The accomplished singer, songwriter, author of three-time New York Times bestseller Walk To Beautiful and unrelenting child advocate, gives Good Housekeeping readers a gritty, first-hand account of his challenged childhood, the people who invested in him and what readers can [...]

By |October 17th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Lifestyle, Jimmy Wayne|Tags: |0 Comments

Jimmy Wayne Officially Named 2016 National “Angel in Adoption”

Jimmy Wayne is an accomplished recording artist, keynote speaker and three-time New York Times bestselling author (Walk To Beautiful, Paper Angels) whose life’s mission is helping youth in foster care. In recognition of his work, he was honored with an “Angels In Adoption” award by The Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute (CCAI) during its 18th [...]

By |September 22nd, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Lifestyle, Jimmy Wayne|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Jimmy Wayne Completes Walk Halfway Across America

“My goal for walking halfway across America in 2010 was to raise awareness for foster kids. Six years later, that’s still my sole focus.” — Jimmy Wayne Aug. 1, 2010, six years ago this week, Jimmy Wayne finished his 1,700-mile Meet Me Halfway walk in Phoenix, AZ, on a broken right foot. The North Carolina native took the [...]

By |August 1st, 2016|Categories: Country, Nashville, Jimmy Wayne|Tags: |0 Comments

Jimmy Wayne’s Walk To Beautiful Crosses 100,000 Print Copies Sold

Jimmy Wayne’s three-time New York Times best-selling book, Walk to Beautiful celebrates a milestone this week as it crosses the 100,000 sales mark for print copies. Jimmy’s memoir, released in October of 2014, has not only captivated readers, it has inspired positive change in the foster care system and compelled individuals to get involved in [...]

By |July 28th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Jimmy Wayne|Tags: |0 Comments