7 Things You May Not Know About NBA Star and Hunger Hero Tobias Harris

Alisa Reynolds FCE, Hunger Heroes, NBA, Sports

Last year, Hunger Hero and Detroit Pistons forward Tobias Harris donated $10,000 to Feeding Children Everywhere when he received the NBA Cares Community Assist Award. This generous act sparked our curiosity. We set out to learn more about Harris … and were lucky enough to speak with his father, Torrel Harris Sr.! When asked about his son providing for hungry …
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“Do Good Date Night” Fills Hearts And Stomachs

Lesley Crews Hunger Heroes, News

When you think about a date night, what typically comes to mind is an overpriced candle-lit dinner or inhaling too much popcorn at the movie theater with your significant other. But what if you and your partner could have a date night where you both get to have a fun experience, make a positive impact in your community, and even …

100,000 Meals Arrive in Africa Thanks to Plea from Nigerian Princess

Lesley Crews Africa, Corporate Social Responsibility, Hunger Heroes, Impact, News

When Princess Modupe Ozolua of Nigeria emailed our CEO this fall, pleading for healthy meals for survivors of terrorism, the reply was obvious! Now, those meals have arrived and are being distributed along with medication and supplements to “internally displaced persons” (IDPs) in Maiduguri, Borno State. IDPs are people who have been displaced due to terrorism. The violence in the …

Food Banks Are Raving About the Million Meals Packed by Chick-fil-A Volunteers With Feeding Children Everywhere

Allie Bruckner Chick-fil-A, Corporate Social Responsibility, FCE, Hunger Heroes

Food banks that received meals from the hour-long meal packing extravaganza in Dallas last month are reporting that the meals are flying off the shelves. Chick-fil-A partnered with Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE) to host a huge Hunger Project, during which more than 5,000 volunteers packed a total of 1,073,528 meals for hungry families in just one hour. The meals have …

Top 10 Wakeboarder Dishes on His Internship With FCE, Reveals Two Tips Every Aspiring Wakeboarder Should Know

Clare Kehoe Interns, Uncategorized

Damien Adam is a 21-year-old intern at Feeding Children Everywhere, who just so happens to also be a professional wakeboarder ranked among top 10 wakeboarders in the world! How awesome is that? Today, we are putting Damien, also known as “Vicious Mauritius,” in the spotlight to learn about his wakeboarding career, his time at FCE as a Fall 2016 Logistics …

Tobias Harris Takes It to the Hoop: $10,000 for Feeding Children Everywhere!

Robert Andrescik Hunger Heroes, NBA, News, Sports

Hunger Hero and Detroit Pistons forward Tobias Harris has received the NBA Cares Community Assist Award. Known for making a big impact both on and off the court, Harris is being honored for his widespread efforts to positively impact the lives and health of youth through active mentorship. The Community Assist Award recognizes an NBA player each month who best …

What NBA Superstar Tobias Harris Did for Feeding Children Everywhere Is Just Incredible

Robert Andrescik Hunger Heroes, NBA, News, Sports

Detroit Pistons’ small forward Tobias Harris has been nominated for the NBA Cares Community Assist Award. And if he’s selected, Kaiser Permanente and the NBA will donate $10,000 on his behalf to Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE). “It’s important to give back to the community and make an impact because you never know whose life you can impact, and in a …

John Ross Burrow (1991-2016) — Former FCE Intern Believed “No One Should Go Hungry”

Robert Andrescik Haiti, Hunger Heroes, News

This Saturday, hundreds of volunteers will converge upon Feeding Children Everywhere’s headquarters in Central Florida to help package 700,000 meals for Haiti. The celebratory atmosphere that characterizes all of FCE’s Hunger Projects will be in full effect with lentils flying, music booming and hairnets as far as the eye can see. At the same time, 900 miles away, in Winchester, …
Dr. Cheryl Johnson

Hunger Hero Steps Up Again for Orlando and Haiti

Robert Andrescik Haiti, Hunger Heroes, News

One of our all-time favorite Hunger Heroes is at it again. Dr. Cheryl Johnson, Teacher of the Year at Lockhart Middle School in Orlando, is partnering with local charities to provide free meals to families in the community. Tomorrow, during Lockhart’s annual Bring Your Parents to School Day, three partnering agencies will participate in the food giveaway: Feeding Children Everywhere, …