After donating 100 million pounds of food over the past 15 years,
This commitment builds on Tyson's long partnership with hunger relief organizations, including Share Our Strength, Feeding America, and the
"We know we can't solve hunger alone," said
As part of its five-year commitment, Tyson will recognize individuals on the frontlines of fighting hunger in their communities, like
"We want to tell the stories of people like Lola, people doing extraordinary things where they live and work," said Smith. "Lola herself has faced hunger and homelessness in the past, and she knows the struggle of feeding a family firsthand. Her hard work helps us realize that hunger faces many of our friends and neighbors, and inspires us to take action."
Tyson aims to empower individuals and organizations to better serve the hungry in their communities and further efforts to find innovative approaches and mobilize action to alleviate hunger.