The Green Bay Packers Foundation honored its annual grant recipients, a record-316 organizations, on Tuesday, Dec. 6 in the Lambeau Field Atrium. The gathering featured a luncheon to recognize the outstanding efforts and services performed by each of the grant recipient organizations.
The Green Bay Packers and Sargento Foods presented a check for $17,000 to Paul’s Pantry today, as part of the Touchdowns for Charity program. The program, now in its 14th season, has raised more than $1.1 million to help alleviate hunger in Wisconsin. As the official cheese of the Green Bay Packers, Sargento donates $500 to Paul’s Pantry for every touchdown scored by the Packers during the 2016 regular season. Additionally, Sargento Foods raised a record $1,270 and gathered 1,507 pounds of non-perishable food items at the Nov. 6 Touchdowns for Charity Food Drive at Lambeau Field. Packers tight end Jared Cook made a special appearance at Paul’s Pantry to help Sargento thank volunteers for their support and dedication to the pantry.
Hear from LB Clay Matthews as he talks about CureDuchenne, a national nonprofit organization that raises awareness and funds to find a cure for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Matthews will wear cleats in support of CureDuchenne during Sunday's game.
Packers Morgan Burnett, Jayrone Elliott, Mike Pennel and Nick Perry visited De Pere students at Heritage Elementary School on Tuesday afternoon. The players led kids in activities to help fulfill their required 60 minutes of daily exercise. NFL PLAY 60 brings together the NFL's long-standing commitment to health and fitness with partner organizations like the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board.
The Green Bay Packers paid special tribute to Sergeant Michael Kimmerling during a 2014 Packers-Bears game for 'Operation Fan Mail.' Kimmerling, who was scheduled to arrive back in Wisconsin soon, returned early to surprise his wife, Cassie, at Lambeau Field prior to the game.
Packers players Bryan Bulaga, T.J. Lang, and Lane Taylor joined veterans at the Milo C. Huempfner VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic's "canteen" to enjoy lunch and deliver gift bags to the veterans at the clinic.
The Green Bay Packers and Head Coach Mike McCarthy each recently made $100,000 donations to the Green Bay Police Foundation. Earlier this week the Green Bay Police Foundation held a reception at Titletown Brewing Co. to further promote their fundraising efforts.
Today TE Justin Perillo, QB Brett Hundley, DE Datone Jones and Packers alumni Tony Fisher and Johnnie Gray attended an NFL Play 60 Youth Football Outreach Camp.
Green Bay Packers Head Coach Mike McCarthy and the Packers organization announced that they have partnered to each make a $100,000 donation to the Green Bay Police Foundation.
Hop aboard the fire truck as the Packers Tailgate Tour arrives at the Ripon tailgate party on Day 1.