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Nov 24
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NFL players have been getting into the holiday spirit in their communities. This week we’ll be highlighting several players across the league who continue to make an impact–let’s show them some love. 👏

.@Brett A. Hundley Jr raised nearly $50K towards epilepsy awareness through the 5th Quarter Epilepsy Awareness Campaign and partnering with both @San José State Football and the Jr. All American Football League in Fontana.
Once again, @Von Miller’s @Von's Vision Foundation provided 20 student veterans @Texas A&M University with free eye exams and two pairs of glasses each to honor them for their service. The @Buffalo Bills LB and his foundation have provided over $16K worth of services in eye exams + glasses to students.
As part of his annual Tyrann’s Turkeys event, @Tyrann Mathieu and his @New Orleans Saints teammates passed out turkeys + Thanksgiving meals drive-thru style to 500 local families through funds donated to the Giving Hope New Orleans Food Pantry.
.@GLOSA and his Odighizuwa Foundation hosted his latest monthly movie night in Dallas. The @Dallas Cowboys DT invites single parents to bring their kids to a free movie night + snacks, drinks and the opportunity to take photos with Osa.
.@DeMarcus Lawrence and his wife Sasha helped raise $100K to benefit four local non-profits that are near and dear to their hearts. He also donated four brand new iMacs to each organization.
QBs @Matt Ryan & Marcus Mariota teamed up with the nonprofit Shoes That Fit to gift 450 pairs of sneakers to @P-TECH Carver STEAM ATL in Atlanta. Marcus stopped by to hand out the sneakers and Matt joined via Zoom from Indiana.
.@Ty Hill and his @Tyreek Hill Family Foundation hosted their second annual gala to raise funds to support local youth mental health programs. Joined by @Miami Dolphins teammates and community members, proceeds from the event benefited the intensive outpatient program at @Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Foundation in Miami.
In his 2nd annual Salute to Service BBQ, @Blake Ferguson hosted military families in Davie, FL for lunch and fellowship. Over 130 families joined the @Miami Dolphins long snapper, along with his family and several teammates, as they thanked the service members for their sacrifice
.@Creed Humphrey inaugural “Protect Your Tailgate” gala event was hosted at Boulevard Brewing Co. in Kansas City last week. He raised $4,695 for KC Pet Project and helped a few puppies get adopted. The entire @Kansas City Chiefs OL came out to support Creed’s effort.
Ronnie Stanley @Ronnie Stanley and his two @Ronnie Stanley Foundation dogs in training spent time with two Pre-K classes at Patterson Park Public Charter School to talk about the importance of kindness to animals. The @Baltimore Ravens OL also stopped by the Roman Kaminski Fire State of BCFD with his pups.
James Smith-Williams’ @James Smith-Williams latest donation to @My Sister's Place, a domestic violence shelter, included personally delivering 51 pairs of brand new pairs of shoes for the women & children there. James is also planning a Thanksgiving dinner for the families this week.


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