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  • Hometown Heroes Give Blood At Redskins Park

    01.12.2015 / Blog Posts Community

    The Washington Redskins teamed up with Inova Blood Donor Services to host the Hometown Hero Blood Drive at Redskins Park in Ashburn, VA, on Saturday, January, 10, 2015. The indoor practice facility was transformed into one of the area’s more unique blood donation centers.  All of the blood collected in the effort will be supplied to local hospitals in the Northern Virginia area.

    Along with several members of the community coming out to support the cause, Redskins alumni Dexter Manley, Gary Clark, Ken Harvey and Ricky Ervins were also in attendance to support donors – designated as “Hometown Heroes” – for ... Read More

  • Toys For Tots Donations At This Saturday's Game

    12.18.2014 / Community Events

    Since its founding as an organization, WOW has always tried its best to provide support for issues which our members find the most important.

    From education to breast cancer to supporting our troops, WOW members are always at the forefront of each cause and paving the way for greater future participation.

    This Saturday’s game marks the last of our in-season community efforts.

    The Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation has arranged for the collection of new, unwrapped toys at the stadium while the Redskins take on the Eagles.

    The toys will then be donated to Toys for Tots, an organization facilitated ... Read More

  • Redskins Charitable Foundation Hosts Skins Santa Shoppe

    12.16.2014 / Community Redskins

    On Monday, December 15, the Redskins locker room at FedExField was transformed into Santa’s workshop and filled with presents for over 1,000 underserved community youth

    In order to provide as many toys as possible, the Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation teamed up with the United States Marine Corp and their Toys for Tots charity.

    Several Redskins players including, Chris Baker, Je’Ron Hamm, Shawn Lauvao, Alfred Morris, Niles Paul, Tevita Stevens, Tress Way and Darrel Young, joined in on the event and helped spread holiday cheer.

     Santa Claus also made an appearance and assisted the children in selecting their ... Read More

  • Washington Redskins Participate in Covered for the Holidays Coat Drive

    12.12.2014 / Blog Posts Community Redskins

    On Tuesday, December 9, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. our Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation and Macy's teamed up in order to donate 300 coats, scarves and hats for underserved youth this winter.

    Mrs. Tanya Snyder, wife of owner Dan Snyder, assisted the children in selecting their coats and writing "Believe Letters" to Santa.

    Macy's "Believe" campaign encourages children to write letters to Santa using their Santa Mail Letterboxes. For each letter mailed in store, Macy's will donate $1 up to $1 million, to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

    Additionally, Redskins Kirk Cousins, Jarvis Jenkins, Shawn Lauvao ... Read More

  • Volunteer Opportunity With The Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation

    12.11.2014 / Community

    The Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation is looking for outgoing, energetic, and passionate individuals to help raise funds for the Charitable Foundation by selling 50/50 Raffle tickets during the Redskins vs. Eagles game on December 20, 2014.

    Volunteers would be asked to volunteer from 12:30PM to the end of the 1st Quarter.

    Parking is included. All volunteers will be given a ticket to enjoy the rest of the game at FedExField.
     
    If interested, apply today! A representative from the Charitable Foundation will be reaching out to you shortly.

    Click here to apply! Read More

  • Toys for Tots Collection at December Ladies Night Out Event

    12.09.2014 / Blog Posts Community Events

    One of the main goals of our Women of Washington organization is to serve our community in any way possible.

    This season with the help of our members, we have been able to accomplish activities ranging from helping to create care packages for soldiers, raising money to fight breast cancer, helping feed those less fortunate on Thanksgiving, and many more!

    Today, our goal is to help the children of our community this holiday season. As we host our December Ladies Night Out event, we will also be hosting a toy drive benefitting Toys for Tots.

    Toys for Tots is a ... Read More

  • Redskins Participate in Library "READesign"

    12.02.2014 / Blog Posts Community

    On Tuesday, December 2, our Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation teamed up with the Heart of America Foundation to participate in their READesgin of the library at Leckie Elementary School.

    The renovation effort consisted of a small stage build for live storybook performances, the installation of a new interactive projector, new tables and computer stations, fresh paint and inspirational decor, as well as a new reading corner. Additionally, more than 300 new books will stock the shelves and another 2,000 will be added to an eBook library.

    Several Redskins players including Everette Brown, Chase Dixon, Jackson Jeffcoat, Shawn Lauvao, Alfred ... Read More

  • Redskins Host 12th Annual Harvest Feast

    11.20.2014 / Blog Posts Community Events

    Last year the Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation, Redskins staff and over 500 volunteers assembled and distributed Thanksgiving food baskets to feed more than 3,500 families from Prince George's County.

    At this year's event on Tuesday, November 25, the organization hopes to reach even more!

    Since its creation in 2003, the Redskins have donated just under 1 million pounds of packaged and fresh food as well as almost 500,000 pounds of turkey to local families in need.

    Family participation eligibility has been pre-determined by Prince George's County's Department of Social Services and thus the event ... Read More

  • Girl Scout Troop Visit Redskins Park!

    11.19.2014 / Blog Posts Community

    Redskins Park has seen it's fair share of special visitors, but yesterday was one to remember when a local girl scout troop from Balls Bluff Elementary School arrived

    Embarking on monthly trips to local businesses to learn more about various professions, the girls came out to Redskins Park to find out what work goes on behind-the-scenes for an NFL team. 

    The girls received a tour of the facilities from Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation staff before hearing from numerous members of the Redskins front office including Head Chef Jon Mathieson and members of the Redskins Equipment Team.

    One of the ... Read More

  • Volunteer At The Inaugural Redskins Health Harvest

    11.18.2014 / Blog Posts Community Events

    Join us in making a difference this Holiday season!

    On Friday, November 28, Bon Secours Richmond Health System and the Washington Redskins are joining together to host the area's first Community Health Harvest event.

    With the goal of reaching Richmond's underserved communities, the event will provide hot showers, a warm meal, flu shots and laundry services to attendees at no cost.

    The event, taking place at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center, will be open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. As we head into the season of giving, this event provides a great way ... Read More

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