Category Archives: Press

Kenny Thompson recipient of Four. For Good Award!

A huge congratulations to Kenny Thompson for receiving the award for Four. For Good Award today on the steps of City Hall! The organization accepted open nominations for its Four. FOR GOOD award that recognizes a group of individuals who embody the FOR GOOD Movement, an effort to inspire people across the U.S. to improve their communities in their own ways. A record volume of nominations were submitted and the four winners were announced today during a news conference at the celebration. This is such Read More +

Donations from around the world help the “lunch angel” pay off more past due balances

Last week Kenny Thompson went into the school in Spring Branch ISD in Houston where he mentors several children, and paid off the negative lunch balances. The news story broke on a local channel, KPRC Channel 2, and the public response has been inspiring and humbling. Since last week he’s received hundreds of donations and has heard several stories of people paying it forward at their local schools, in the Houston area, and as far a North Carolina. With the donations received, Kenny was able Read More +

A new week, and new excitement about Feed the Future Forward!

Last week a small act of kindness by Kenny Thompson generated lots of support and attention around the world. It started with one school in the Spring Branch ISD in Houston, Texas. We all know that the “lunch angel” with a big heart paid all the negative lunch balances at this school so the children would receive healthy lunches instead of the alternative cheese sandwich lunch. Through all the outpouring of support, the lunch angel will be at it again this week. Stay tuned for Read More +

The Story that Started It

On February 4th, KRPC in Houston interview and ran a story with Kenny Thompson, a long time mentor and tutor. The story has been getting national attention and we hope to use the publicity to drive more attention to the needs of children that for whatever reason, aren’t getting the nutritious food they need to succeed at school each day. We hope that Kenny’s actions can galvanize a single act into a national movement, and together we can! Watch the story below! video platformvideo managementvideo Read More +