Truett Cathy put "principles and people ahead of profits."

Chick-fil-A founder and devout Christian Truett Cathy died early Monday morning. He was 93.

His name and restaurant chain entered the national spotlight because of an unwavering adherence to conservative, Biblical views on marriage, but did you know that Cathy, because of his faith, also created a business culture of generosity and service? 

 

Chick-fil-A has given more than $32 million in financial assistance to workers over the years. Cathy contributed to foster homes, summer camps, and scholarships as a way of giving back to local communities.

This Fox news article tells how Cathy "put principles and people ahead of profits."

He leaves us with a legacy of faith and integrity... share this article to honor his legacy and share his story!

"This Fox news article" AP Photo/Gerald Herbert