Ep. 93: The Global Food Crisis – The Reasons & What Is Being Done to Help

Matt Ellingson of Compassion International joins Andy Hedrick to discuss the Global Food Crisis, the reasons, and what is being done to help rescue families out of the crisis.

On the show today, we discuss:

  • What caused this perfect storm that is having the greatest impact on food shortage of the past 70 years
  • The Compassion International plan of $75M+ in disaster relief during the next 12 months
  • The Trucking Tower Giving page where we are partnering with Compassion International to make an impact
  • Matt’s 25+ years of work in humanitarian assistance and disaster relief
  • How you can get involved in making a huge difference
  • The recent Citibank Global Food Crisis Symposium where government leaders, agricultural leaders and Compassion came together
  • How Compassion provided insights into innovative approaches for food relief in areas with food instability
  • More…

To learn more and to get involved in making a difference alongside of Trucking Tower and Compassion International, please click the link below:


To your success,
Andy Hedrick
CEO – Trucking Tower


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☑ increased annual sales revenue by 51% during COVID-19
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☑ implemented trucking technology and trained 35 distribution centers across the US
☑ led over $175M in contract negotiations
☑ served as project leader to launch a centralized distribution center in the UK
☑ led 2 distribution center startups in Asia
☑ designed and implemented over 20 distribution centers including warehouses, kitting and offices

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