News Release

For Immediate Release

U.S. Poultry & Egg Association

Tucker, Ga. - February 5, 2024

Gwen Venable, 678.514.1971,, (USPOULTRY)

The Anderson Family Matches Henning Companies’ Contribution to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at 2024 IPPE

The Anderson Family, consisting of Jason, Tammie and Will Anderson, matched Henning Companies’ contribution to the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta during the International Poultry Expo, part of the 2024 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE), in Atlanta. The IPPE is the world’s largest annual trade show for the poultry and egg, animal food and meat industries.

Henning Companies presented a check in the amount of $5,000 to the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta with U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY) matching $2,000 of Henning Companies’ contribution. The Anderson Family’s contribution of $5,000, along with an additional $1,000 contribution from Del Farrer, Henning Companies’ vice president of agriculture, and his wife Barb, increased the amount to $13,000.

"Our family has experienced first-hand how Children’s has played an important part in helping our son. We are delighted that we can provide this donation to the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta,” said Jason Anderson, vice president of agriculture, Henning Companies.


U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY) is the All Feather Association progressively serving its poultry and egg members through research, education, communications and technical services. Founded in 1947, USPOULTRY is based in Tucker, Georgia.

From left: Patsy Anderson, Jason Anderson’s mother; Jason Anderson, vice president of agriculture, Henning Companies; Ken Alvarez, vice president of agriculture, Henning Companies; Will Anderson, son of Jason Anderson and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta recipient; Tammie Anderson, wife of Jason Anderson; Joy Morris, wife of Nath Morris; Melisa Morrow, development officer and manager of Foundation events for the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Foundation; Nath Morris, president of USPOULTRY; Jarod Morrison, Farbest Foods and USPOULTRY immediate past chair; Kevin Walker, president, Henning Companies; James Sparks, vice president of preconstruction, Henning Companies; and Jesse Frey, project executive, Henning Companies.

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