26 years later, Brad continues to inspire new groups, returning participants and our staff. We are thankful he is still advocating for this mission and serving as chairman of our Board of Directors.When Dr. Smith spoke to the Columbia Rotary Club January 18, he joked that when he was a senior in college, all his friends were looking for jobs, and he said he looked at being a preacher. "This is it," he thought. "One day a week. One hour a week." However, he found out quickly, that one hour turned into many.
Article from The Columbia Star
Souper Bowl of Caring Founder Dr. Brad Smith recently spoke at the Columbia Rotary Club, offering inspiring words to encourage members to participate. The Columbia Star sat down to talk to him about the speech.
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