The DeBartolo York family and 49ers Foundation were recognized for their philanthropic efforts in the community at the Children’s Discovery Museum’s 15th annual Legacy for Children Awards last Friday.
The sixth annual T.H.I.N.K. Gold! Conference featured guest speakers such as 49ers Head Coach Jim Harbaugh and defensive line coach Jim Tomsula, both of whom gave motivational speeches to instill confidence and drive for the ambitious group of teens.
The National Football League Foundation has approved a $45 million grant to USA Football to support the growth of youth football, it was announced Monday.
The NFL Players Association announced an award of $100,000 to the Anquan Boldin Foundation for winning the prestigious Byron “Whizzer” White Award, the highest honor given to a player by the NFLPA.
The San Francisco 49ers and the NFL Foundation proudly partnered to provide a $200,000 grant to the Salinas Sports Complex, a new athletic hub for high school and youth sports on the Monterey Peninsula.
The 49ers put on a stellar performance as the team and their Faithful said “Farewell Candlestick” and defeated the Atlanta Falcons, providing high spirits throughout the stadium, for the players, and for Dream Foundation guest Tony Flier.
Many fans may long to meet Patrick Willis, but when the famed linebacker hands over his practice gloves signed with a message of encouragement, the wish meets a new extremity. In the words of Jose Garcia, it seals the package of a “dream come true.”