A teacher posted a heart wrenching message about a student who didn't have enough food at home, and the right people saw it – Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez https://t.co/ddfCi6ZDUN pic.twitter.com/xRvmuXhncW— CBS News (@CBSNews) October 24, 2019
- this post written by an elementary school teacher about a child who confided in her that he had gone to bed hungry went viral
- ms. lopez, who owns the company tiller and hatch with arod, decided to get involved by donating a year worth of food for the students and the schools food pantry
- No child should EVER have to go to sleep hungry, said ms. lópez.
When we heard about the students and amazing teachers at Jacksboro Elementary in Tennessee, we knew we had to help. We heard teachers were helping students bring home food when they didn't have enough. When we saw this story, it brought tears not just to my eyes, but Alex's as pic.twitter.com/AFdVCh3TW8— Jennifer Lopez (@JLo) October 23, 2019
This is why being a business owner, and having actual ownership in companies (not licensing), is so important to me and Alex, especially as Latinos. It's about showing our community, this is what life can be. You can take charge and take ownership.— Jennifer Lopez (@JLo) October 23, 2019
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