Florida Trend
Get FREE Business News Updates

NAVIGATION

February 10, 2016

Who said that?

Florida's quote of the day

| 3/23/2012

"Food is vital, but there are also hearts that are hungry to help."

-- Don Campbell

Can the solution to world hunger really be as simple as a lentil-rice casserole mix that costs 25 cents a meal? Can it help both a starving child in Kenya and a homeless student in Kissimmee?

Don Campbell thinks so. And he has spent his life savings and the past two years working without a salary to prove it. Since launching the Orlando-based charity Feeding Children Everywhere in 2010, his grassroots organization has delivered more than 1.2 million meals around the globe, including a growing number to public school children in Central Florida.

"We've been able to make that quarter stretch really far," he said en route to a Sarasota radio station that wants to promote his cause throughout the Southeast. "We've grown so much so fast that there's no way to explain it except divine intervention."

Read more at the Orlando Sentinel.

Digital Access

DIRECT DIGITAL ACCESS
Add digital to your current subscription, purchase a single digital issue, or start a new subscription to Florida Trend.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.

ACCESS THIS ISSUE »

Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

Hillsborough County girls learn to build robots
Hillsborough County girls learn to build robots

At the Girls Underwater Robot Camp at the Museum of Science and Industry in Tampa, students from 10 to 15 years old learn to build underwater drones.

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Putting your consumer hat on, do you anticipate spending more this year than in 2015?

  • Yes, more.
  • Maybe, am still being cautious
  • No, on consumer goods, am going to spend less

See Results

Ballot Box
Subscribe