Mr. Big Heart


Jackson Silverman • Age: 11 • Charleston, SC

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You are most like Mr. Big Heart: Jackson Silverman started I Heart Hungry Kids when he was 7 after hearing about kids who were making a difference in his community near Charleston, SC. He felt a special place in his heart for kids who were hungry, so Jackson started organizing monthly parties to pack bags of healthy foods for those in need.

Jackson won a $5,000 scholarship and matching grant from Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation.

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A new squad of hunger fighters ages 5-25 is honored each year with a scholarship or grant by Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation. If you are leveraging your unique powers to combat hunger and positively impact your community, you could be part of the next 20ish under 20ish Hunger Squad.