Lunch Debt Dad

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When Jeff Lew heard that kids at his son’s school were being publicly shamed for having outstanding lunch debt, he...

When Jeff Lew heard that kids at his son’s school were being publicly shamed for having outstanding lunch debt, he knew he had to act. Once he started to research more about the issue, Jeff learned that it was actually a widespread problem. He had the idea to launch a GoFundMe campaign to erase lunch debt in his son’s school, which he accomplished very quickly. So then he thought, why not the whole district? And then the whole city? How about the state?

Listen to the inspiring interview of how this regular dad started a movement on the True Stories of Good People podcast, a GoFundMe Heroes production.

 

Main image credit: Hayley Young