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Are you may remember our next guest is just a -- in the hit TV show dynasty.
But today she's playing a different role along with our own Gretchen Carlson.
The spinoff series to day they are working together to wipe -- senior hunger in America and are both getting honored tonight.
By the national foundation two and senior hunger for all -- work to his right out actors and award recipient.
Linda Evans the morning to -- good morning aren't involved with this particular call -- -- Gretchen how did you get about it.
You guys can't -- -- go first well.
Linda gray and I were in Washington DC a couple of years ago -- they had a meals for moms meals on wheels -- the program.
And I became aware of the shocking statistics of how many seniors are going hungry every night when -- go to -- I mean it's.
In America this is amazing to me.
And once I found that out -- -- have to do something about it what can they do.
And -- she became the spokesperson.
Four and -- -- and I used to be it's a spin off basically from the meals on wheels foundation which is now doing what it can to help these seniors.
Not go to bed hungry I mean as you say -- the stats are amazing.
The top ten states I think Mississippi has the highest -- of seniors facing hungry 21 point 53%.
It's gone up since the recession here in the states right here.
My own personal experience was just that luckily I grew up with great role models with my parents who believed in volunteering and giving back a lot and I did a lot of work with the meals -- -- myself.
And that's how I got involved with this organization.
Also being honored tonight is.
And for her efforts as well you are they official spokesperson now so what are you going around the country telling them.
Well we have to get involved we can't.
Hope somebody I hope to people were taking care of it I assumed in the government was involved I assumed everybody was fed and that's not true.
Net -- got their own site now and you can go on tuna -- dot masters dot poor.
And they want to talk to they want people to say how can we do this how community by community state by state can we actually.
Get the research find out who's.
Who it is and how can we get involved and do it if no one else is gonna do it we have to do and and women especially understand we won the bet is absolutely -- -- tell you what you --
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