PBS NewsHour

Wall Street millionaire shares healthy food with the needy

Clip: 08/18/2016 | 8m 48s

Sam Polk was making millions on Wall Street when he had a life-changing revelation: he wanted to help those in need. His focus became so-called "food deserts," regions with limited access to healthy food. Polk founded Everytable to serve nutritious meals at minimal prices for low-income populations, but higher prices for customers who can afford them. Economics correspondent Paul Solman reports.

Aired: 08/18/16

Rating: NR

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