“I have never seen so many homeless and hurting people…”

By Ed Nicholson

The folks in the Tyson Foods Transportation Department are the unsung heroes of the company’s hunger relief efforts.  Always ready, always there with the load, they get to stand in the background while the rest of us take the glory for making the donation.   So a big shoutout to every person, either on the ground or in a truck, who has a hand in getting our products to hunger and disaster relief sites.

Last week, while making the Hunger All-Star donation in San Francisco, I had the pleasure of visiting with Tyson driver, Bill Hall.  A longtime trucker, Bill offered an observation from a perspective I’d not considered:     "I have been out here on the road twenty-one years, and I have never seen so many homeless and hurting people out here…"