49ers Community Videos
Activism in Sports: Then & Now
In celebration of Black History Month, 49ers B.U.I.L.D. and 49ers social justice grant recipient, 100 Black Men of the Bay Area, teamed up for a conversation around sports and activism: highlighting the history and legacy of activism in sports and looking towards the future as athletes today continue to use their platform to contribute to positive social progress. Panelists include 1968 Olympic gold medalist, Dr. Tommie Smith, Fresh Lifelines for Youth Executive Director, Ali Knight, and 49ers defensive lineman Arik Armstead.
Pediatric Patient Shares Armstead's Impact in Sentimental Letter
For the past five years, Arik Armstead has visited a local hospital in his hometown of Sacramento to deliver holiday cheer. In 2016, Armstead met Lorenzo, a 16-year-old lifelong 49ers fan fighting kidney failure, marking the start of a wonderful friendship.
49ers Welcome Newly Housed Habitat for Humanity Families with Holiday Gifts
The 49ers delivered holiday cheer to 30 deserving families at the Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley's Central Commons complex in Fremont. Thanks to the generosity of U.S. Bank, Jimmy Garoppolo, coaches, executives and in-kind donations from Zenni Optical, Peet's Coffee, Shoe Palace and Panini America, the organization delivered more than $20,000 of in-kind gifts to the families.
Jerry Rice, George Kittle, Deebo Samuel Reveal Custom Levi's® Jackets
In a special collaboration with the 49ers Foundation and Diamond Supply Co., Rice, Kittle and Samuel designed one-of-a-kind Levi's® Trucker Jackets for the Foundation's Spirit of Giving. Learn how to join the sweepstakes to win one of these jackets at 49ers.com/give.
Holiday Movie Night with the 49ers and USO Northern California
To help our troops create special memories with their families, the 49ers and USO Northern California hosted 60 military families for a free, socially-distant holiday movie screening. Each family went home with a holiday gift bag featuring Zenni Optical glasses and Panini America trading cards.
Arik Armstead Named 49ers 2020 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Nominee Presented by Nationwide
For his storied impact in the community and embodying what it means to be Faithful to The Bay, we are proud to recognize Arik Armstead as the 49ers 2020 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year nominee, presented by Nationwide.
49ers Foundation Hosts Virtual Cook-Off: Tailgate in the Trenches Presented by NRG
The 49ers Foundation hosted the first-ever Cook-off: Tailgate in the Trenches presented by NRG with over 215 people participating in the cooking showdown between Team Defense with Kentavius Street and Team Offense with Ross Dwelley.
49ers Alumni Legacy Project: COVID-19 Meal Support Deliveries
49ers alumnus Guy McIntyre delivered meals to Santa Clara populations affected by COVID-19, including isolated seniors, volunteers, healthcare workers and families with hospitalized loved ones. The team simultaneously supported small Santa Clara restaurants who have felt the effects of the pandemic.
In Partnership with U.S. Bank, 49ers Surprise Single Mothers Affected by COVID-19 with Rent Coverage
The 49ers and U.S. Bank teamed up to host a virtual financial wellness session led by Operation HOPE for nine single mothers part of nonprofit WANDA Silicon Valley. The mothers were also surprised with a visit from 49ers players who revealed that U.S. Bank would cover the next three months' rent.
49ers Host Crucial Catch Presented by Dignity Health Virtual Event
As part of the 49ers annual cancer awareness efforts, the team partnered with the American Cancer Society for a behind-the-scenes experience with 49ers players and breast cancer warrior and longtime Faithful Shelby, and her Dignity Health Oncology Nurse Navigator Cheri.
49ers EDU Digital Playbook Review: Page 17
Shapes and angles are important to the game of football. From the unique shape of the football to the angle the ball is kicked. Join us in a scavenger hunt challenge as we uncover all the shapes and angles around Levi's Stadium. Download the 49ers EDU Digital playbook at 49ers.com/EDU.
Banking on our Future with Operation HOPE & SPAAT presented by U.S. Bank
For the first "Community Tuesday" of the season presented by U.S. Bank, Jed York, Azeez Al-Shaair, Daniel Brunskill and Ben Garland joined Chairman John Hope Bryant and the Operation HOPE team to bring financial literacy principles and inspiring conversations to 20 youth from Student Program for Academic & Athletic Transitioning (SPAAT) in a virtual session. The students walked away with new ideas and emotional anecdotes from the speakers, as well as a promise from Operation HOPE for follow up coaching.
How Literacy Plays a Role in Strategic Communication
Literacy plays a huge role when you're the Senior Manager of Public Affairs & Strategic Communications for the 49ers - just ask Jas Sajjan! We can all work on our vocabulary and the 49ers EDU Digital Playbook Review Word Scramble lesson is here to help.
49ers EDU Digital Playbook Health and Hydration Lesson Preview
49ers PREP Coordinator Ryan Dillard helps facilitate flag football camps for young athletes to hone their skills. In order to do so, he uses math to ensure he's properly equipped to coach them and that every athletes' needs are accounted for, including hydration.
49ers EDU Digital Playbook Review: Page 16
Math is all around us! From how to the team decides to make or spend money to measuring the size of a players uniform or equipment to make sure each player has a perfect fit. Join us in a measuring challenge as we practice measuring length, width, and height!
49ers Digital Playbook Review: Page 15
Literacy is not only about reading! Expanding your vocabulary helps you learn more about the subjects you care about and allows you to put together words in interesting ways to keep your audience engaged. Have fun by using this word search as well as build your football vocabulary.
49ers PREP Presented by U.S. Bank and Special Olympics of Northern California and Nevada Host Live Online Workout
49ers PREP Presented by U.S. Bank and Special Olympics of Northern California and Nevada teamed up for an hour-long live online workout for over 200 athletes, along with their family and friends. Special guests included 49ers OL Daniel Brunskill and Sourdough Sam.
49ers Join Solomon Thomas and Family for American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Virtual Walk
As part of the organization's Community Days 2020, over eighty 49ers staff and players joined Solomon Thomas and his family for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Virtual Walk to raise awareness for mental health.
49ers PREP Video Coaching Series Episode 2: Aaron Ingram
Each week 49ers PREP presented by U.S. Bank are bringing together people from across the football landscape to talk about their experiences. This week's guest is senior manager of football operations at USA Football and general manager of the United States National Team, Aaron Ingram.