Pittsburgh Steelers Help Score Toys for Children
How far would you go to meet your favorite celebrities or professional athletes? Would you wait in line for an entire day for an autograph? If you are a Pittsburgh Steelers fan, you might be nodding your head ‘yes.’
This holiday season, Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker LaMarr Woodley, defensive end Ziggy Hood and quarterback Dennis Dixon teamed up with FedEx Ground and a local mall to host the 8th annual toy drive benefiting Children’s
More than 1,200 Pittsburgh Steelers fans waited in a line that snaked around the mall to not only meet a few of the players but to also support this worthy cause. FedEx volunteers served as elves, helping to collect the gifts, and the FedEx Special Delivery van, which supports local charities throughout the year, was onsite to serve as Santa’s sleigh, delivering the packages to the hospital.
“The fact that these guys take the time to help children shows what
Boosting the spirits of hundreds of sick children and providing highly sought after autographs to hundreds of Pittsburgh Steelers fans proved to be a big win for everyone this holiday season.
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January 31, 2015
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